The Self-Aware Parent

Practice makes perfect when dealing with kids' emotions

To better help your kids deal with anger, frustration and disappointment, take time to practice finding an inner peace. Read...

 

The best ways to praise your child for a job well done

Sometimes there are better ways to praise your child's accomplishments than "I'm proud of you." Read...

 

Be yourself with or without the kids around

Instead of your dividing your day into your different "roles", concentrate on just being yourself. Read...

 

Why you should hug your child today

They might squirm and resist at first, but a hug means more than just an embrace for you and your child.  Read...

 

When it's time to change

Change is rarely easy – it often means venturing into the unknown, and this can be unsettling and scary. But change is really the only thing we can count on.  Read...

 

A Very Brady Blog

It is just a television show, and the reality of our day to day experiences may not allow us to look or act as put together as the Brady family, but I still believe we can pull from their heart-centered teachings. Read...

 

Stop giving. Start sharing.

I am not suggesting we stop giving, but that we begin to use a different word to describe our desire to help – a word that has the potential to create a completely different kind of experience.  Read...

 

Change the world, one decision at a time

Don’t give in to the belief that the world is falling apart and fall apart with it. Believe in something better, think out of the box and create something better in your day to day experiences. Read...

 

Teaching your children that they belong

Instead of “knowing” their place in the world your children will look to you for their place in the world. And then when you aren’t available, they will look to others for their place in the world. And when others are quiet or unkind, they will believe they don’t have a place in the world. Read...

 
 







 
 
 
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