Parenting is a source of deep and enduring joy. But let’s face it: as cute as little kids can be, they’re also way too emotional. (And irrational. And bad at listening.) How can we learn to better negotiate with these tiny tyrants when they refuse to eat, behave, or go to bed? Our Instaread on HOW TO TALK SO LITTLE KIDS WILL LISTEN offers tools and strategies that will work even when you’re tired and stressed.