"A little of topic, but did you really tell your son that the bible is a good work of fiction, I'm not sure if you read the bible or not (I did), but to me it is full of one dimensional characters and the plot line has hole in big enough to…"
"How would I deal with you, thats easy I would'nt. Not trying to be rude but from your short blog I can tell I would not have anything to do with you. Not that there is anything wrong with you, its just that we would not mesh."
"My wife and I went to see 2012, and I agree that it makes a mockery of science, but that did not stop us from enjoying the film. We went to see the movie just for the massive carnage, and trust me it lived up to my expectations, but we fully realize…"
"my daughter (7) went through similar problems, but with all transitions, not just bedtime. in association with her therapists we worked out a transition program. it included the 'minute warnings' but also included more direct things you…"
"I think your first instincts are probably right - she's frustrated. Maybe taking her aside a good hour before bedtime (when it's not yet impending) and talking with her about this.
"It seems to me bedtime is hard for…"
"I'm sure we've all experienced this but it's worth remembering that sometimes kids are unable to answer when questioned directly about something. How many times do we ask "how was school today" and they can't seem to…"
"First thanks for the advice, I agree that something may be bothering her, but if thats the case she's not willing to talk about it yet, she has been telling me that she does not know why she gets so upset at bedtime. My daughter has agreed to…"
"Sounds like fun ;)
I've got a 7-year-old daughter, too. She gets upset at bedtime sometimes. This week we decided to move her bedtime from 8:00 to 8:30. She's getting older, the days are getting longer and sometimes she's just not…"
Hi all, my daughter (age 7) is just a great little kid cute, smart, the works, however she has one heck of temper. It started just after xmas, she would have these blow ups, big ones, throwing things, knocking things over slamming doors, yelling, this would happen once or twice a day. After reading a few books and talking to a few people my wife and I figured out that our daughter was just having trouble expressing her frustrations. So we taught her to take little time outs on her own so she…See More