You may be anxious about preparing your child for back to school or day care. So much so, you lavish them with rewards and treats. But dole out praise in proportion to what they deserve. Even children can tell when you're overdoing it.
Be their mom, not their friend.
Sport and health
Set limits. In a way, it was easy for previous generations. Parents were parents. Kids were kids. Families were patriarchal. Everyone listened and obeyed to the father. Now, families are democratic. We negotiate, talk things over, and listen to each other. We make important decisions together. This