life

Hi, my name is Amber

Today’s Blended Blog prompt is to reintroduce myself to my readers, so I thought I would go all the way back to the basics here. Hi, my name is Amber. I started this little blog in June 2009, but it had a different name (AmberCanRead) and was on Blogspot. I go back and forth between …

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parenting

Glossies Made Me Do It : Becoming a More Positive Parent

In the April 2018 issue of Parents magazine, there’s an article called “Refuse to Lose It” that talks about how to more effectively communicate with your child(ren) without yelling. Admittedly, I have the cutest daughter in the world, but she often sometimes on occasion tests my patience…particularly when it’s time to go to sleep. When I’m …