Knowing Your Child

"Knowing Your Child"
This phrase can mean so many things and encompass so many emotions.  As a parent, it can evoke the moments where I know my child will be reactive, delighted, engaged or turned off.  With those moments evoked, come all the associated ways in which I, as the parent, have tried to manage or support my son and daughter to avoid the meltdown or encourage bravery.  We have a bag of tricks designed to respond to every situation we can anticipate. These are the short term goals.

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