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The Thoughtful Parent

the thoughtful parent

I’m a wife, mom of two boys and a child development writer. I may have a Ph.D, but I believe the value of child development research is not in telling us what is “right” or “wrong” with our parenting, but in helping us to see our children with a new lens.
If you are looking for strategies to support your child’s development using research combined with your own innate intuition, this is the place for you.

Amy Webb

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Amazingly Common (but unhelpful) Myths About Strong-Willed Children

{Sneak peek: A new look at the research on how to discipline the strong-willed child. Understand your strong-willed child in a new light!} Strong-willed children have a bit of a bad reputation in our culture. Just a quick look at Pinterest shows this right away. Search up “parenting strong-willed children” and you’ll get all sorts […]

Friday Favorites #3

☑️ With the recent time change to Daylight Savings Time (at least in the U.S.), many of us and our kids are still adjusting. That usually means less sleep for parents 😪. If you need a little help getting your kids to calm down for sleep, I recommend this lovely app called Sleepy Stories. It was created […]

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