Parenting Preschool School Age

Scared of the Auto-flush Toilet?

I’ve known many kids over the years who are petrified to sit on an automatic flush toilet. Often it’s because they’ve wiggled on the seat and had the toilet flush when they were still sitting. Scary! My daughter went through a period where she refused to use public toilets. It was really difficult when we […]

ADHD, anxiety, and depression Vaccines

Vaccines Don’t Have to Hurt As Much As Some Fear

Many kids are scared of shots. Some even fight parents and nurses when it’s time to get shots. The more they fight and worry, the worse it gets. But it doesn’t have to be that way. Increasing the fear In general there are some things that increase anxiety about shots or just make them seem […]