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Parenting: A House United 2nd Edition

Is your home in crisis? Do your children never do what they are told? Do you find yourself completely overwhelmed and hating to interact with your children? Do your children treat you with disrespect and cause... more

Parenting: A House United

"Parenting: A House United" is based on Nicholeen’s popular seminar series Teaching Self-Government. This book shows parents the communication skills they need to teach children to govern themselves. With t... more

Support Call 10-6-17

This Call Covers:

  • Children still earning lots of extra chores
  • Parental influence on child's behaviors
  • Teaching sensitive children
  • Using exercise as a negative consequence
  • Implementing TSG as a whole family
  • Dealing with allergies AND picky eaters

Support Call 4-28-17

This call covers:

  • Asking questions and some scheduling for May.
  • Applying TSG to young children, son with a "loose mouth", and bedtime in a shared bedroom.
  • Discussing methods for correcting bad language.
  • How to do the Rule of Three with children that need to "do it over."
  • Contemplating putting oldest son in school for multiple reasons. Is it the best option?
  • Synthetic consequences for everyone? Parents need Self-Government too...
  • Fixing obnoxious behavior and helping change child's heart during the Rule of three. 

Support Call 3-24-17

This call covers:

  • Update on the happenings of this year's United Nations trip.
  • Couple struggling to agree on what their children should be doing.
  • The difference between the different kinds of "no" answers in life.
  • Finding more about grooming. 

Support Call 2-17-17

This call covers:

  • Son is lazy and likes to take the "path of least resistance."
  • Child refuses to eat what Mom makes for dinner and is very picky.
  • How to handle misbehavior during school hours and keeping younger children quiet during that time.
  • Right triangle and keeping diapers on children. 

Dinner in a Pumpkin: Our Halloween Tradition

When I was young my mother traditionally made clam chowder in bread bowls for our Halloween dinner. It was hot, yummy and fast — which allowed us to quickly move along to the Halloween fun.... more

Support Call 4-08-16

This call covers:

  • The sweetness of a long marriage and my husband.
  • 12-year-old son has been fantasizing about girls and kissing and more. He tells his parents, but they're not sure what to do exactly.
  • Age nine daughter has recently been homeschooled. She is defiant and manipulative. She causes lots of contention. What to do. 
  • Grandchildren are really picky eaters. How to help them broaden their horizon. 
  • Teenaged son is very proud and power struggles all the time. Will hit and bully. How to help him. 
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