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Daily Insights are insightful truths about reality that empower us to transform our way of thinking.

They are often challenging, and give us the coaching and courage to behave in a way we might never have thought of. They’re great to dwell on and remind ourselves of throughout the day.

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Never undermine each other’s effort

Never undermine each other’s effort in child disciplinary matters in front of the children, or you erode the respect that prevents anarchy in the home.

© Copyright D. Riddell, 2012
Book Reference: Parenting Children Insights (PC 40)

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When one parent perceives the other to be too tough in discipline

When one parent perceives the other to be too tough in discipline, and so tries to compensate by becoming too lenient, it’s time to either negotiate or get outside help.

© Copyright D. Riddell, 2012
Book Reference: Parenting Children Insights (PC 39)

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Less money, more memories

Children need parents to make less money, and more memories, if children are to be ‘wealthier’.

© Copyright D. Riddell, 2012
Book Reference: Parenting Children Insights (PC 37)

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When raising children becomes a bore

When raising children becomes a bore, every mother longs to return to the work-force. Dad’s encouragement and the need for boundaries can all help give her back her enthusiasm.

© Copyright D. Riddell, 2012
Book Reference: Parenting Children Insights (PC 36)

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Before over-ruling your spouse

Before over-ruling your spouse’s efforts to discipline ‘your’ children, consider the damage it may do to his/her confidence, or your medicine may do more damage than the problem.

© Copyright D. Riddell, 2012
Book Reference: Parenting Children Insights (PC 35)

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