Great read about Reacting vs Responding to your kids.
Recognize, respond to, and validate your child's emotions.
Positive things to say to your kids
Mom it up
Why do gentleness and respect get thought of as permissiveness? - ThatNewCruchyMom
Do it because they deserve it
Master T & Lil' Miss
Gentle parenting is firm, fair, loving, and a safe place for children to communicate their feelings.
Munchkins - Parenting
I am in charge of being calm, no matter how my child behaves. | 25 Mantras for Moms #parenting
25 Mantras for Moms
Gentle, healthy parenting - communicating - connecting words to use vs disconnecting words.
Very true! Calm, gentle parenting is not easy!
Literally the most rewarding feeling. Not having my kids cower away from me when something goes wrong tells me that I'm doing it right.