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Parenting Tips, Tantrums

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You’ve been trying all the latest tips and tricks for tantrums, but it seems to make your toddler angrier. In this blog, I break down the common reasons and what to do and say during your toddler or preschooler’s tantrums.

How to Handle Your Toddler or Preschooler’s Tantrums: What to Say and Do

Discipline, Parenting Tips, Tantrums

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I think one of the biggest parenting triggers is whining. Whining makes it hard to think clearly and step into our best selves. Let me share with you why kids whine, what to say when your child whines, and how to stop kids from whining.

How to Stop Kids Whining & Help Them Speak Calmly

Parenting Tips, Tantrums

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Did you know that parenting is about 80% mindset and 20% tips and tricks? When parenting little ones, I truly believe it is more about your thinking, perspective, and mindset as you navigate tantrums and other big feelings. It’s so helpful to have an awareness of what you’re thinking in your mind during the most […]

How to Deal with Your Child’s Tantrums Without Losing It: Tips for Staying Calm During Big Feelings

Parenting Tips, Tantrums

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One of my most asked questions is how to handle aggressive behaviors.  Whether that’s hitting, biting, kicking, scratching, pinching, I’ll spill the tea on how to handle these behaviors. So don’t worry, I’ve got you. Keep in mind, I’m talking about younger kids – think infancy to age 5 – especially toddlers and preschoolers. We’re […]

How to Help Your Child Manage Their Anger

Parenting Tips, Tantrums

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Much of what looks like misbehavior is really your child trying to get their needs met. Common unmet needs include: -Physical activity -Connection/attention -Power and control -Tired or hungry In this video, I’ll break down common behavior and what it could mean. //REGISTER FOR FREE DISCIPLINE WORKSHOP: How to get your child to listen without […]

What Does My Child’s Difficult Behavior Mean?


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Interested in learning where to begin when it comes to teaching your child about feelings? To me, children’s books are one of my favorite ways to begin to teach toddlers and preschoolers about feelings.  Books help to open the conversation, normalize feelings, and teach children how to cope with their big feelings. A couple weeks […]

Books to Help Kids With Their Emotions


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Did you know tantrums & aggressive behaviors are common in the early years? Yup, that’s right.  Your child’s brain is still growing so skills like communication, emotional regulation and conflict resolution are still not fully developed.  While this is true, there are things you can do at home to help your child learn tools to […]

Toddler & Preschooler Anger Management

Screen Time, Tantrums

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Oh, screen time struggles! Knowing how to end screen time without tears can be hard, especially if you’re already so busy. In this video, I break down the common reasons why toddlers and preschoolers have a difficult time ending screen time. I also share my tips for screen time and how to prevent tantrums afterwards. […]

SCREEN TIME STRUGGLES! How to End Screen Time Without Tears: Tips For Screen Time (2020)


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In today’s video, I’m answering a question about toddler tantrums and screaming!! I share practical steps to try in the moment and important things to remember about tantrums and power struggles. Love this? Don’t lose it! Click below and save to your Pinterest!

How to Get Your Kid to Stop Screaming: Tips for Taming Toddler Tantrums (2020)


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Do you struggle with staying calm and grounded during your child’s big feelings and tantrums? You’re not alone! It’s tough not to lose it because our bodies literally go into a stress response and start telling us all these unhelpful things that make us want to snap. Our brains love to tell us: 💭This is […]

How to Deal with Tantrums Without Losing Your Cool | Tips for Staying Calm During Big Feelings

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If there’s anyone who knows what you’re going through, it’s me. I’ve got two kids of my own, and while motherhood is a blessing beyond measure, people rarely talk about the dark side of it – the side filled with tantrums, yelling, and your-favorite-dresses-filled-with-milk-and-purée.

Well, I’ve spent my life encouraging moms to stand up, speak up, and do what it takes to put themselves back on their to-do list. This is the first step to a smoother-sailing journey through motherhood, and with access to my online community and sisterhood, you’ll soon have the confidence to mother like a mother – from keeping toys in cots to potty training to winning the war against bedtime resistance and beyond.

Hi there! I’m Jazmine. Clinical psychologist, author, parent educator, and most importantly, mother.

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