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Aug 31, 2021

Have you ever considered the intense pressure your child feels to meet your needs? If not, let’s take a little time to explore. 

"You need to eat your food, you need to put on your shoes, you need to do your homework, You need to get off the computer, You need to do your chores, You need to hurry up, You need to...

Aug 23, 2021

I never thought of myself as an arrogant person. Honestly, I had quite the judgment about folks I perceived as arrogant. Then I became a parent! YIKES. 
Arrogance showed up quickly and furiously when my daughter didn’t behave in ways that supported my idea of being a “good” mother. 
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Aug 17, 2021

Do you ever think your child didn’t come with an instruction manual? Well, what if they did and yet you aren’t interested in reading it? Why would this be? 

In my experience, my parenting manual (conscious loving mother) often gave contradictory instructions to her innate knowing and instructions.

Determined to...

Aug 10, 2021

When your child doesn’t listen, won’t get in the car seat when you ask nicely, or won’t get ready to leave the house what happens inside you?
Does it feel like an emotional threat? Do you feel anger? Most parents express how frustrated they are especially since their children should KNOW what to do. 

Aug 3, 2021

I have a saying that goes, “It’s never about what you think it is about”.
What I mean by this is it’s never about the computer use, or the food, or even the homework.
I know, I know. It sure seems like it is about those things, yes? 
Tune into this episode to hear more about this saying and how it can...