So many of us think (or say), I would be more patient if my child would just do what I ask the first time I ask…” or “I wouldn’t raise my voice if my kids didn’t fight…” Often without realizing it, as parents we are letting our children’s behavior control our behavior

In this episode, you will learn: 

  • Why losing your cool makes so much sense
  • Tips to stay in control of yourself, even when you are unhappy with your child’s behavior, mood, or attitude
  • Simple, fill-in-the blank statements you can use to keep your cool

Mentioned in this episode: 

Rachel Bailey’s Parenting Academy: Get answers to your personal questions, solutions for your individual situation, and support with taking action and staying on track

Your Parenting Long Game Episode 23: A Simple Strategy to Feel More in Control (and Lose Control Less)
Your Parenting Long Game Episode 36: A Tool to Help You Stay Calm, React More Effectively, and Regret Less

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