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Parenting Paused

Apr 23, 2023

Are you upset when your kids don't like you?

Before listening to the podcast, take a moment, either right now or later in the day, to truly contemplate this question.

How does your answer impact how you parent? How does your response alter how you relate to your own parents or other parents?

In this week's Parenting...

Apr 16, 2023

Projection in Parenting!

What does that even mean?

Let's say your child hits someone at a playdate. Or your teen just arrived home late from a party. What happens to you right in that moment? When your mind starts to fill in a story between the gaps of what actually occurred you are projecting either the past or a...

Apr 9, 2023

Are you a Parent Pleaser? You've probably heard about People Pleasing, saying "yes" when you really don't want to, etc. This strategy is used to protect yourself from feeling an emotion by ignoring your own personal boundaries. (Essentially, purchasing love).

How does this work in Parent Pleasing? Well, do you act...

Apr 3, 2023

When did you have your last emotional meltdown?💥 A fight with your spouse, your kids, a coworker... Did you say something in the moment you wished you hadn't? 😫

So much of parenting advice is about supporting children to emotionally regulate, but what if you are struggling with how?

In this week's Parenting Paused...