adoptive parents, Parenting

Keeping the Peace – Sibling Fights vs. Sibling Rivalry

Sibling fights and sibling rivalry might sound like the same thing at first, but once you can recognize the difference between the two, you might discover that both require very different tactics. Sibling fights are inevitable, but as a parent, you can control sibling rivalry. Sibling fights are often about possessions or territory. Where there… Continue reading Keeping the Peace – Sibling Fights vs. Sibling Rivalry

Parenting, Uncategorized

The war between parents and teens: How to call for a truce

Raising a teenager doesn't have to be a constant battle. ┬áKids don't enjoy fighting with their parents, but even the best-behaved teens can flare up and lash out at the 'rents from time to time, and being understanding doesn't mean you have to tolerate disrespect and dangerous behavior. Keep your temper and manage the occasional… Continue reading The war between parents and teens: How to call for a truce