Even More Sure-Fire Ways to Silence Communication With Your Kids


As Moms, here are a couple more ways we can be sure to silence communication with our kids: 4) Yell at them Our Delusion: This is one that really helps preteens and teenagers. Not so much for the improved communication effect, but just for sheer entertainment. Teenagers go over the moon when their mothers raise their voice fifteen decibels above normal tone. Although, a lot have requested that their moms take a momentary intermission so they can go out and get some popcorn before the show starts. (Just passing along the request.) After all, the louder we speak…then the more…

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3 Sure-Fire Ways to Silence Communication With Your Kids


“Good communication is as stimulating as black coffee, and just as hard to sleep after” – Anne Morrow Communication is the foundation of any relationship. As mothers, sometimes we think we are communicating with our children, but the opposite is true. Here is a step-by-step process for hindering communication with your kids: 1) Don’t listen to them Our Delusion: Kids, especially teenagers, really enjoy being interrupted. In fact, they thrive on it because they know that what their mom says is far more important than their own thoughts. You’d be surprised how many teenagers have shared with me how they…

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