Take away ALL electronics...for a week...no A MONTH!
Ask if they need you to write a note to their teacher explaining how their chronic headaches and stomach aches this past week have been affecting their sleep. I mean really, they have been really not feeling well.
Ask if they are proud of that grade. If so, you'll let it be. And if not, you'll ask what they're plan to bring it up is.
NOT GOOD. Ugh...it's hard to sleep the night because I'm anxious to wake up.
Fine. Routined. You ask, they ignore. You ask again, they ignore- again. You ask one last time, but then it's too late and you scream "GO GET YOUR SHOES ON NOW!" they FINALLY do it and then you go. Wash. Rinse. Repeat.
I sleep in and we run late.
It's a work in progress. But right now it's a solid 70/30 awesome/terrible ratio. My kid makes their own breakfast- so win?!
When you think about road trips with everyone in the car, you feel...
You know how to nurture your child while setting appropriate limits!Perhaps you're looking to sharpen your tools, and learn a few new ones along the way. Children are always changing and pushing you to grow as well!XO- MegAnne