A Mom’s Life #4 Parenting Tips for Older Children

We see a lot of advice for parenting newborns and toddlers, but not as much for older children, and as I said in the first blog, parenting is forever and so is the need for some help. I hope you are o.k. if I offer what has worked for me.

The newborn and toddler years are more about survival than anything else. You discover how well you can still function with only a few hours of sleep, and that you haven’t become ill by eating whatever was still left in the refrigerator. While this time requires physical strength, the rest of parenting will take all your mental skills.

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