In this article I want to talk about how to get things done when you have young children. Well children of any age really, but especially young kids that are so very much more dependant on you! Well, firstly I’m afraid……. you don’t… But its not all bad news so hang in there! The […]
By the end of this post you’ll understand more gentle ways to deal with toddler tantrums, maintaining connection with your kids yet still being able to keep boundaries…. When your babies become toddlers they start to have really big scary emotions. On top of this they have very limited resources as to how to deal […]
‘Children who are not loved in their very beingness do not know how to love themselves. As adults, they have to learn to nourish, to mother their own lost child.’ Marion Woodman
In this post I want to help you to heal a part of your own past, in order for that past to not affect you in the present. This is so important, especially when we have children of our own.
Recreating the Past So many people say they are not going to do or say to their children what their parents did or said to them. So many people find themselves doing or saying those same things anyway. The words just seem to fall out of our mouths, right? Often the way our parents parented […]
When I scan internet forums relating to parenting, I’m often shocked by the type of posts that are on there. Today I read a post from a mother who was angry at a stranger tutting at her for what she described as, running up to her toddler (who was running out the supermarket doors) grabbing […]
conscious parenting is all about the desire to raise your child in the most conscious, gentle way. To consciously parent the way we wanted to be parented and not the way we were parented. Allowing your children to be who they are, to respect them as you would anyone else, and allowing them to discover for themselves while you are all the while on hand to coach them when necessary. Conscious Parenting…