How can I make parenting less stressful for myself?

Parenting style. If you have a consistent parenting style, you will have more cooperative kids and will be less stressed. Make sure you take time for yourself and for you and your spouse as a couple. Check out the online class at www.Activeparenting.Com. Or read this book: dont't sweat the small stuff in your family (find it at amazon.Com). There are lots of resources out there to relieve your stress.