1 Dozen Doable Tips for Disciplining Your Child


I’m really honored and pleased to have a wonderful mother, grandmother, teacher and author of Discipline without Disrespecting: Discover the Hidden Secrets of How to Effectively Discipline Your Muslim Child– And Keep Your Peace of Mind While at It for writing this great Guest Post. You may remember her from my recent review on her book here.  1 Dozen […]

The Milk of Love


This week is WORLD BREASTFEEDING WEEK. So with that in mind I wanted to share this wonderful article written by a amazing muslim midwife. It certainly gives us a different perspective of breastfeeding! By Nabila Fowles-Gutierrez   In my midwifery practice, I have spent many years helping women with breastfeeding concerns, and this can one […]

Why rewards are more effective than punishment–with children.


      Today at the Positive Parenting course we were advised to try to ignore children’s bad behavior and reward their good behavior. Well, most parent’s know, this is sometimes easier said than done. After all, bad behavior can be so irritating that it is difficult not to respond to, that is, to ignore. […]