Tool of the Day: Don't Be a Fixer

“I've missed more than 9,000 shots in my career. I've lost almost 300 games. Twenty six times I've been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I've failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.” — Michael Jordan

Tool of the day: Practice allowing your child to have “big feelings” without attempting to happy him up. If the big feelings are disruptive to the household, calmly send your child to their Calm Down Corner and remind him, “As soon as you're calm, we can solve ANY problem."