I first wrote this article several years ago, when my girls were just babies. I was thinking through all the ways I had disciplined my boys and what I would do the same or different with the girls.
Then at around age three, my oldest girl quickly showed me that none of those old methods would work with her. At all.
So, I found a better way. I threw all those traditional parenting methods out the window.
If you’re curious to learn how your most challenging kids can make you the best parent, read more here about how I completely changed my parenting methods after 19 years!