I'm not to sure about this as a child's time out...perhaps before the need for a timeout...or when u see another child having a melt down. Though I do agree in directing and teaching kids this is how to give yourself a time out...but don't know that it would work in this age group. ....been there done more. Original pin"Love this, because time out never works!"
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Being a peaceful parent begins with making peace with our past, our hurts, our own unmet needs so we can fully grow up into healthy adults ourselves and then raise our children into the peaceful, healthy adults we want them to be. <3 L.R.Knost www.littleheartsbooks.com