Using Incentives to Change Behaviors

Using Incentives to Change Behaviors

Incentives can be tricky because you don’t want your kids to do something just so they can be rewarded. You want them to learn something out of the incentive to make them see that what they are doing is good and they should do it more often. Changing Behavior I have...
It Takes a Village

It Takes a Village

Part 3: Co-Op Once we moved out to Las Vegas, I looked for a new community of moms to be part of. I found an established co-op and couldn’t be happier with it! Daytime Co-Ops Now co-ops are more complex than kid swaps, but it’s the same basic principle. The group that...
It Takes A Village

It Takes A Village

Part 2: Meal Swaps Dinner and lunch times can be so stressful as a parent, especially if your new at it. When I had my first baby, I found potlucks and takeout lunches so helpful and take a lot off of my plate! Potlucks Arranging potlucks with neighbors and friends is...
It Takes A Village

It Takes A Village

Part 1: Kid Swap The phrase “It takes a village” is one of the most repeated analogies when it comes to parenting but it’s %100 true. Nothing makes my life easier and less stressful than when I can call on someone when I need help with my kids. This is why villages...

8 Traits to Look for an Infant Sleep Consultant

Yay, you’re taking a step towards getting great sleep! Getting professional help from a sleep consultant is going to help so much, but what traits should you look for in a sleep consultant? Hiring Someone You Can Trust The first of many traits you want to look for in...