Birth & Beyond Parenting

Tryon_Positive Discipline_Small Posted By: Michele Tryon, CCLS
Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Positive Discipline Strategies for Parents

If you have ever been tempted to use spanking or yelling to deter “misbehavior” and are searching for alternative strategies for raising healthy and cooperative kids, this blog post is for you. Read full post>>

Walden_Truth About Lies_Small Posted By: Adrianna and Ryan Walden
Wednesday, November 28, 2018

The Truth About Lies

Next time your tempted to tell a "little" lie, remember this blog. It's the little things that turn into big things later. Read full post>>

Tryon_Grief_Small Posted By: Michele Tryon, CCLS
Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Good Grief

Grief is a heartfelt longing for what was and no longer is. When children are grieving, it surfaces in their behavior and demeanor. Help your child grieve well and develop resilience with these tips. Read full post>>

Adrianna and Ryan_Phone Home_Small Posted By: Adrianna and Ryan Walden
Tuesday, October 09, 2018

At What Age Should a Child Get a Cell Phone?

This is a tough question for many parents. And there's no perfect answer. In this post, local parents Adrianna and Ryan Walden share what helped them make the decision. Read full post>>

Jatau_In her own time_Small Posted By: Z. Andrew Jatau
Tuesday, October 02, 2018

In Her Own Time

I remember being amazed as our first child, Keira, learned to roll over, crawl, stand up, walk, and talk. Now, we’re enjoying seeing our youngest, Eliza, go through the same stages. But I’ve noticed things are a bit different this time around. Read full post>>

Tryon_Toddlers Bite_Small Posted By: Michele Tryon, CCLS
Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Toddlers Bite!

Toddlers are still learning words and often use gestures and behaviors like biting to communicate. To help your child learn other ways to communicate their needs, it is important to understand the message behind the biting. Read full post>>