Diffusing Tantrums Without Breaking Down Our Children (Cheat Sheet)

“‘Our job as parents is to grow up children who are hardy. Not children who are hardened,’ she explained in an essay for The Huffington Post. ‘Children who are hardy can weather the storms of life. Children who are hardened cannot, and instead tend to shut down and have ineffective coping strategies.'” – Vanessa Lapointe via Evan Porter, Upworthy