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Seven Secrets for Calming Tempers

Seven Secrets for Calming Tempers

Michele Borba February 7, 2016 Comments Off on Seven Secrets for Calming Tempers

Sure, it’s great to be a parent, but it’s also one of the most stressful, exhausting roles on the planet. The fact is, meltdowns are inevitable in any home, and even more so these

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Helping Kids Cool Hot Tempers

Helping Kids Cool Hot Tempers

Michele Borba November 9, 2012 Comments Off on Helping Kids Cool Hot Tempers

Teaching kids to identify their body alarms and learn healthy ways to control anger   “I tried to stay calm, but it was too late!” “I wish I could tell when I’m about to

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Teaching Sign Language to Toddlers

Teaching Sign Language to Toddlers

Michele Borba June 9, 2012 Comments Off on Teaching Sign Language to Toddlers

The proven benefits of teaching your baby sign language. Hint: It isn’t about boosting IQ, but enhancing Emotional IQ, bonding, communication, language, and reducing frustrations and how to communicate with your little one.  Last

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Taming Temper Tantrums

Taming Temper Tantrums

Michele Borba November 17, 2011 Comments Off on Taming Temper Tantrums

What research says are best ways to curb a tantrum before, during and after the storm. The tips I shared on TODAY Show Temper tantrums—those annoying kid wails and frails and meltdowns—are common. Studies

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Answers to Top Kid Behavior Issues Parents Ask

Answers to Top Kid Behavior Issues Parents Ask

Michele Borba October 28, 2011 Comments Off on Answers to Top Kid Behavior Issues Parents Ask

Picky Eaters. Tantrums. Sleepless. Time out! Whining. Top questions moms asked me last week on  Dr. Drew Lifechanger’s and my answers If you didn’t get the memo here is it is: There is no

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Parent Stress Affecting Our Kids

Parent Stress Affecting Our Kids

Michele Borba January 6, 2011 Comments Off on Parent Stress Affecting Our Kids

Study shows kid pick up on parental stress far more than we know with tragic impact. Watch out! The kids are watching and wish WE WOULD TAKE A TIME OUT! Parenting Alert: Our Stress

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Michele Borba: Taming Temper Tantrums and Kid Meltdowns

Michele Borba: Taming Temper Tantrums and Kid Meltdowns

Michele Borba July 28, 2009 Comments Off on Michele Borba: Taming Temper Tantrums and Kid Meltdowns

By Michele Borba   REALITY CHECK: Research shows the longer you give a tantrum attention, the longer it lasts. The moment a meltdown begins, ensure your child’s safety and then ignore, ignore, ignore. When

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