logo

THIS IS THE NEW SERVER - WE ARE STILL TWEAKING IT
Channel List
Beauty & Self
Books & Music
Career
Computers
Education
Family
Food & Wine
Health & Fitness
Hobbies & Crafts
Home & Garden
Money
News & Politics
Relationships
Religion & Spirituality
Sports
Travel & Culture
TV & Movies
Safety
We take forum safety very seriously here at BellaOnline. Please be sure to read through our Forum Guidelines. Let us know if you have any questions or comments!
Newest Members
jaicolebe, northbabes, blaycation, carroll, del del
57764 Registered Users
Forum Stats
57,764 Registered Members
417 Forums
115,516 Topics
821,131 Posts

Most users ever online: 615 @ 04/22/15 10:11 AM
Top Posters (30 Days)
Nancy Roussy 343
Mona - Astronomy 132
Connie - ADD/Sandwiches 114
Allyson - USACook/HomeCook 91
Deanna - New Age 84
"Rosie" 70
Lestie4containergardens 61
Jana - Creativity Editor 55
Susan - Meditation Editor 48
Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames 30
Ad Income Supports Charity
Topic Options
#445427 - 08/19/08 01:28 AM Power Struggles and Parental Anger
Nicki - BF & EC Editor Offline
BellaOnline Editor
Gecko

Registered: 10/13/07
Posts: 602
When your kids make you crazy, do you ever plan a way out? My daughter and I have a couple games we can play to help us reconnect and exit the conflict. Take a look at my article, and share some strategies of your own!

Power Struggles and Parental Anger

Nicki
_________________________
Nicki Heskin, Breastfeeding and Early Childhood Editor
Breastfeeding Site - Breastfeeding Forum
Early Childhood Site - Early Childhood Forum

Top
#447075 - 08/25/08 05:35 PM Re: Power Struggles and Parental Anger [Re: Nicki - BF & EC Editor]
elle Offline
Koala

Registered: 10/11/05
Posts: 2966
Loc: Melbourne, Australia
I love the way you handle those situations with humour. Such a good idea - I'm sure it will build a good communication base for her teen years.

My cousin just smacks her daughter for the slightest reason, usually while the little girl thinks she's being cute or funny (ie, other people are laughing and smiling at her), but she suddenly gets punished. I feel so sorry for her. I can just see that my cousin is turning into my mother.


Edited by elle Fiction Ed (08/25/08 05:39 PM)
_________________________
Elle Carter Neal
BellaOnline Alumna

Top
#452752 - 09/16/08 03:26 AM Re: Power Struggles and Parental Anger [Re: elle]
momonline Offline
Newbie

Registered: 09/13/08
Posts: 18
Thank you for all your wonderful ideas. I'm going to try them with my kids.
_________________________
Fabulous Free Parenting Tips & Articles

Top
#481576 - 01/03/09 08:05 PM Re: Power Struggles and Parental Anger [Re: momonline]
SpillZone Offline
Newbie

Registered: 10/20/08
Posts: 7
When I'm having a busy or stressful day, my children will sometimes resort to misbehaving to get attention. But sometimes, unlike the examples in Nicki's article, the problem is mainly mine. crazy

So instead of snapping, I need to direct my attention to ENJOYING my kids. I've written up some ideas for activities to try when I am starting to get stressed out and need to get things headed in a more positive direction for all of us! grin

8 Simple Stress-Busters for Frazzled Parents and Kids


Edited by SpillZone (01/03/09 08:10 PM)

Top
#523405 - 05/27/09 10:45 AM Re: Power Struggles and Parental Anger [Re: SpillZone]
hipmum Offline
Amoeba

Registered: 04/04/07
Posts: 53
Here's another great article that will help parents to deal with their guilt and anger.

Parental Guilt & Anger

Top

Moderator:  Nicki - BF & EC Editor 

Want to reply? Register as a Forum Member - it's quick, free and fun!
Brand New Posts
Favorite French Cities
by Korie - California Editor
French Culture
1 second ago
Autumn migrations in the northern hemisphere
by Korie - California Editor
Birding
3 minutes 24 seconds ago
Meditation and chanting
by Korie - California Editor
Meditation
5 minutes 19 seconds ago
Sun moves to Virgo!
by Korie - California Editor
Astrology
9 minutes 53 seconds ago
Numerology for Today
by Korie - California Editor
New Age
12 minutes 13 seconds ago
The Legend of the San Nicolas Woman!
by Korie - California Editor
California
15 minutes 33 seconds ago
Fraud Increases as We Age
by Pat - Quality Aging
Geriatrics
22 minutes 59 seconds ago
Daily World Peace Group Meditation
by Susan - Meditation Editor
Meditation
Today at 04:12 AM
Deleting Posts
by Linda Sue Grimes
Poetry
Today at 03:53 AM
Pimples and oily skin, please help!
by EvlinSymon
Cosmetics
Today at 12:12 AM
Register to Post!
Want to post? For security reasons you need to Register as a Forum Member. It's quick, easy and free!
Forum Activities
Book Clubs
Trivia Contests
Who's Online
1 registered (Korie - California Editor), 77 Guests and 5 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Ad Income Supports Charity



| About BellaOnline | Privacy Policy | Advertising | Become an Editor |
Website copyright © 2015 Minerva WebWorks LLC. All rights reserved.