Raising Happy Children

“Don’t Cry” - Why We Need to Stop Saying It

Parenting Advice
Parents often tell calm their crying children by saying things like "don't cry" but this seemingly harmful phrase is doing a lot more damage than you think. This post outlines why suppressing children's emotions is so harmful and suggests some alternatives to replace it with when a child is upset.

Why Over-Praising Your Child
is Hurting Their Self-Esteem

Why Over-Praising Your Child <br> is Hurting Their Self-Esteem
As a parent, a big part of your role is to support and encourage your children and praising them is a very common way to do that. However, a recent...