Taming Tantrums, Part 1

The Most Surprising Secret by Laura Elston The closest most of us want to get to a tantrum is watching some other parent’s kid have a meltdown. When tantrums strike in our own homes, they’re shocking and seem difficult to solve. It’s happy news that these outbursts are curable, even when nothing you’ve tried so […] Read more »

Taming Tantrums, Part 2

A Short Guide To Prevention and Cure by Laura Elston Tantrums are frequent occurrences in children, who are still learning to handle their emotions. They also happen en masse in grown-ups who feel frustrated and powerless; then, they’re called riots. Both kinds of outbursts have the same basic cause: emotions that feel bigger than the […] Read more »