Running late causes stress for almost every parent. And when we are running late, our kids’ behavior seems to get worse — causing even more stress.

In this episode, you will learn: 

  • How our stress impacts our children’s behavior 
  • Why children’s behavior really does deteriorate when we’re behind schedule
  • How to motivate them to move more quickly and so you can get where you need to go… with less stress

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 102: Proactive Strategies to Address Children’s Anxiety and Build Their Confidence
Your Parenting Long Game Episode 7: When Asking a Child to Get Off Their Device Turns Into a Battle
Your Parenting Long Game Episode 8: When You Can’t Get Your Kids to Clean (or Do Other “Boring” Things)
Your Parenting Long Game Episode 25: Stop Parenting So Hard in the Moment

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Reducing the Stress of Running Late