Posts by Danna Merritt

What About Whining?

Recently, while reading a book in a snack bar area while waiting for my granddaughter to finish her soccer practice,...

Stopping Tantrums in their Tracks – The special challenges of temper for kids with bleeding disorders

It’s safe to say that every parent has had to deal with one of their child’s tantrums, sometime. The shrieking,...

Journaling Your Way to Parenting Perspective – How writing it all down can add hindsight to your foresight

Regina Aguirre first began attending Parents Empowering Parents (PEP) programs when her son was eighteen months old. She and her...

Surviving Bullying – Preventing and Diffusing It for Children with Bleeding Disorders

When Lupe Torres’ college-age daughter told her story in front of a room full of 3,000 pharmaceutical executives, she got...

Parenting- A Challenging Pursuit

I have searched my fair share of parenting books (dare I add, all the videos, classes, websites, and blogs that...