Future Family: Structuring the Day for a Toddler - good article. *Pinning this again because it changed my life!* my 2 year old now finally takes a nap everyday and goes to bed at the same time every night.repetition and patience is the key.
Teaching Toddlers Patience--practical suggestions (and distracting them isn't one of them)! Awesome awesome site with behavior advice for parents (pinning this since I have no patience myself, I will need all the help I can get to teach it to my kids).
Sometimes it's good to listen. Really listen. To your kids. Take a moment to talk with your kids this week. Ask a few questions. You may be surprised at what you find out! I think this can apply even to adult children!