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Hello Science of Parenting,
It’s refreshing to read (and hear) your content on parenting from people who know and respect the science as well as people who live the science of parenting as well. Your age resources are also AMAZING! I believe there is such a need to have these magnetically sticking on on every fridge in America. (This one for example! Thumbs up. https://store.extension.iastate.edu/Product/5027)
Rest assured that I will be utilizing your resources and blog snippets for my own blog (www.auxfamilydynamics.com/blog) within my parent and family coaching venture. It’s gonna help me as well as a ton of parents.
I have articles on consequences, temperament versus personality, saying “no”, temper tantrums, etc., so I am more than certain that your contributions will fall in line for my audience. I hope you’re open to refer my readers out to the Iowa State University Science of Parenting Outreach resource.
Thanks again for the great and honest stuff. Keep it coming!
AuX Family Dynamics