Just One Mad Mama

My sister and I are accountability partners. That means if there is something I must be held accountable for, she will hold me accountable and vice versa. We make sure we are holding each other accountable to achieving our goals. We both agree that one thing we want to work on is how we react to our children’s negative behavior. I can admit I was one of those mamas who would completely lose it when the children would behave in a way that would get under my skin, irk my nerves, or just embarrass me. I’m sure I’m not alone. … Continue reading Just One Mad Mama

The Tantramatic Kindergartner- Tantrums After the Toddler Years

If you recall awhile back I wrote a piece The Tantramatic Toddler I talked about how to deal with temper tantrums with your toddler. We all think that once our children pass the toddler phase their temper tantrums will end. THAT IS A LIE! I know from experience the tantrums never end, life happens and sometimes we as adults throw temper tantrums. We, hopefully have learned to deal with them better than our younger days. But what do you as a parent do when your out and about and your older child has a temper tantrum, I’m talking 5-8 years old. It’s … Continue reading The Tantramatic Kindergartner- Tantrums After the Toddler Years