How do I cope with my kids fighting 24/7?

Kids fighting can really test your patience at times, so try out these tips and see if they help:

  1. Establish limits – Rules and boundaries will allow children to understand what is acceptable behaviour. By putting these rules in place, this allows your child to know you are in charge.
  2. Encouraging conflict resolution – Avoid becoming the referee in your children’s battles, but rather ask the children “how can we fix this problem”?
  3. Choose the peace path – As busy as parents can get, try not to ignore the fights your children have. Listen to what has happened, but rather than picking a side, suggest a positive outcome that suits the situation and both kids
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