toddler tantrums

Parenting Through White Privilege: Mom Attacks Meddling Stranger Who Offers To “Help” Her With Her Crying Toddler (VIDEO)

White privilege gives this woman the mettle to meddle in a young mom's parenting choices. The young mom isn't having it.

– Mar 30, 2015

8 Ways Raising a Toddler Is Like a Hostage Negotiation with a Highly Unstable Person

Raising a toddler means accepting that they’re pissed off even when you give them exactly what they want.

– Mar 23, 2015

Disney Trippin’ With Toddlers: Lessons In Patience

A toddler tantrum of the worst order reminds this mom that she, too, needs to embrace rest.

To Share or Not To Share: This Opinionated Writer is Sick of Your Opinions

Do we somehow feel entitled to share our every opinion, valid or otherwise, about everything to every daggone person—just because we can?

Who’s In Charge Here: Taming Your Toddler By Ceding More Control

Kids need to respect their parents authority, but toddlers who feel more confident in small decisions are less likely to act out and make bigger mistakes.

– Jun 20, 2014

Positive Discipline: How To Stop Your Kid From Hitting

Dear Mother Wit, My 2-year-old has been hitting me, her big sister, the kids out on the playground, pretty much everybody she comes in contact...

– Jun 13, 2014

Lessons on Being Present, From God’s Greatest Gift to Me

Forget going about life on auto-pilot: watch your three-year-old to figure out how to live in the moment.

Husbands, Wives, Toddlers and Lanes: Remembering That Some Stuff Is Just Not That Deep

Simple disagreements don't need to evolve into toddler tantrum-level fits. At least not every time.

Will vs. Wisdom: What Toddler’s Terrible Twos Tells Us About Ourselves

This mom secretly loves (and recognizes!) her toddler's fearlessness. But she hopes her daughter learns to trust those who love her when they warn of the dangers ahead.