An effective alternative to time out, "time to yourself" helps kids deal with social stress, learn positive coping behavior and self-regulation.

The Positive Alternative to Time Out That WORKS

Time out chair - replace "ugly", of course. (What the fuck were these people thinking, sowing the seeds of body image related insecurities like that!?)

How to Send Your Daughter to a Time-Out...in the Patriarchy!

Time out chair - replace ugly, of course. (What the fuck were these people thinking, sowing the seeds of body image related insecurities like that!

If Time-Out isn't working to discipline your child -- try a TIME-IN! Great parenting tip!

Time-In Discipline

Time-In instead of a Time-out is a good way to calm a child without spanking or doing other disciplinary options. this can work on may ages. It is a good way to show the children to behave I could see myself sing this option instead of others.

Lavender cloud dough is therapeutic and helps soothe, calm, and relax little ones. It is AMAZING the effect this cloud dough has on chilling out my kids and refocusing their energies in positive ways. {Great for time out, just before bed time, and anytime you need to calm kids down}

Lavender cloud dough is therapeutic and helps soothe, calm, and relax little ones. It is AMAZING the effect this cloud dough has on chilling out my kids and refocusing their energies in positive ways. {Great for time out, just before bed time, and anytime

Here is a cute idea for making your own sand-filled time out stool .  Check tutorial--> http://wonderfuldiy.com/wonderful-diy-sand-filled-time-out-stool/

Wonderful DIY Sand- Filled Time Out Stool

This DIY Time Out Stool is a great way to help curb negative behaviour in your home and you make it out of drink bottles!

If done correctly, time-outs can be an effective method of disciplining kids. Watch our time-out dos and don’ts:  http://www.parents.com/videos/v/71652490/how-to-give-time-outs.htm?socsrc=pmmpin130306pttTimeOut

How to Give Time-Outs That Really Work

If done correctly, time-outs can be an effective method of disciplining kids. Watch our time-out dos and donts:

DIY Calm down sensory bottles are used for portable no mess safe sensory play for babies, toddlers, and preschoolers, to calm an anxious child, to help children learn to meditate, and as a "time out" timer for kids. This article includes links to resources available to help learn more about their uses and how to make DIY sensory bottles.

DIY Calm Down Sensory Bottles 101

DIY Seashells Sensory Bottle - A DIY sea shells sensory bottle calm down jar can be used for no mess safe sensory play, and to help calm an anxious child.

Toy Time-Out!  Brilliant!  Download this free printable too!  I love this direction of parenting, with child discipline! http://fantabulosity.com

Toy Time Out - A Positive Parenting Tip for Toddlers

Toy Time Out - A Positive Parenting Tip for Toddlers has been a lifesaver in our home. This quick and easy parenting DIY could actually be used for all ages

Create a Restaurant Kit with all the essentials you need to eliminate the stress of dining out with kids. Keep it in the car, and you'll always be prepared! You'll find a full list of contents for babies and toddlers, as well as suggested contents for older kids.

{organizing with style} Restaurant Kit for Eating Out with Little Ones

Create a Restaurant Kit {Busy Bag} with all the essentials you need for dining out with kids. Keep it in the car, and you'll always be prepared! You'll find a full list of contents for babies and toddlers, as well as suggested contents for older kids.

Timeouts not working for your child? Not sure what else to try? Here are 7 alternatives to time out that encourage positive parenting and respectful discipline for kids of all ages.

Give timeouts a time out.

Give timeouts a time out. Timeouts not working for your child? Not sure what else to try? Here are 7 alternatives to time out that encourage positive parenting and respectful discipline for kids of all ages.

IPad Apps For #Toddlers : You can use your iPad as a new age fun learning tool! Are you clueless about the apps that will entertain your hyper-active toddler? Worry no more! Check out this article to find a handy list of some of the best iPad apps for your toddler. Want to know more? Read on! #toddlers

22 Fun And Learning iPad Apps For Toddlers

IPad Apps For Toddler: You can use your iPad as a new age fun learning tool! Check out this article to find a handy list of some of the best iPad apps for your toddler. Read on!

Wondering if this time out thing really works? Come see why I gave up time out. #kids #timeout #parents

Why I Gave Up Time Out

Have you ever found yourself feeling like time out was hopelessly failing? Maybe you feel like a broken record to a bunch of kids who just aren't getting the point. It might be time to pull out the big guns, my friends. There is a simple and effective too

Toddlerhood really is both the best and worst of times. Here are over 10 tips on parenting through difficult toddler behaviour that are centred in positive, empathetic parenting

10+ Effective Strategies to Mitigate Difficult Toddler Behaviour

10 + Tips For Parenting Through Difficult Toddler Behaviour - Parenting From The Heart - Toddlerhood really is both the best and worst of times. Here are over 10 tips on parenting through difficult toddler behaviour that are centred in positive, empathe

Both children and adults will love this Frozen-inspired snowstorm sensory bottle. Calm down bottles like this are most often used to help calm an overwhelmed child, as a “time out” timer, or as a meditation technique for children. They are just as effective for adults.

DIY Frozen-Inspired Snowstorm Sensory Bottle

Both children and adults will love this Frozen-inspired snowstorm sensory bottle. Calm down bottles like this are most often used to help calm an overwhelmed child, as a “time out” timer, or as a meditation technique for children. They are just as effecti

Check out these 25 Quiet Time Activities you and your child will love!

25 Quiet Time Activities for Kids

Sparkle Bottles - This is a great tool for time-out! It has a calming effect and can be used as a timer.

Sparkle Bottles

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