How using parenting TIPS kept me from pulling out my hair while reading with my preschooler

“Don’t think about how you’re going to do everything right now,” Uplift Families presenter Matt Townsend said. “Do one thing, and then you’ll see clearly what to do next.”

Carmen Rasmusen Herbert is a former "American Idol" contestant who writes about entertainment and family for the Deseret News. Her email is carmen.r.herbert@gmail.com.