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When Enough Is Not Enough

Posted 2 days ago

The following true story was recently related to me by a credible individual who for obvious reasons will remain forever anonymous. I pass it on because it is a quintessential example of the...

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Do You Suffer From Egalitarian Parenting Syndrome?

Posted 1 week ago

Some of the sources that inform today’s parenting do not come to immediately to mind when one thinks of raising children. Take Karl Marx (1818 – 1883), for example. Along with his buddy Friedrich...

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Take a Time-Out Before Engaging With Argumentative Child

Posted 2 weeks ago

Q: In last week’s column, you advised parents not to argue with teenagers. That’s fine and dandy advice, John, but you failed to tell your readers how to stay out of or end these arguments. For...

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A Non-Argumentative Teen Is a Happy One

Posted 3 weeks ago

My advice to The Wall Street Journal, the only news source to which I subscribe: Stop trying to be all things to all people. Specifically, stop giving parenting advice. The latest attempt by...

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Be Consistent in Attitude and Unpredictable With Consequences

Posted 1 month ago

One of the disadvantages of this job is that I rarely have enough space in which to say all that I’d like to say. Take last week’s column in which I said “Consequences should be employed whether...

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How to Deal with Relatives Who Give Too Many Toys

Posted 2 days ago

I recently read your new book, "John Rosemond's New Six-Point Plan for Raising Happy, Healthy Children," and was extremely impressed by your argument in favor of children having very few toys. My...

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Breaking Cycle of 6 Year Old Misbehavior Away from Home

Posted 2 weeks ago

My son who is almost 6 is generally a very well behaved boy. He behaves exceptionally at church programs for his teachers, in his homeschool PE class, and everywhere we go in public. I homeschool...

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6th Grade Daily Report Card Not Working

Posted on 11/7/2016

Our son started 6th grade this year and is doing very well in all his classes - save one. He is falling further and further behind in his Advanced Math class. He has always been a strong math...

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Husband and Wife Not on Same Parenting Page

Posted on 11/7/2016

Our issue has more to do with my spouse & me being on the same page & communicating. We have both read John's books, my hubby knows I'm a big proponent of his methods and says he "agrees" but,...

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Achieving in School

Posted on 10/25/2016

HI! In John's book "Fail-Safe Formula for Helping Your Child Success in School" he mentions a weekly high school report card in chapter 4. He also mentions that you should never require more than...

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