The Power of Gratitude

In two weeks, we will be celebrating Thanksgiving – a celebration of gratitude, overcoming of hardships, and togetherness. This article is about the power of gratitude, and 3 tips to help you get there. There is so much that I want to say about the concept, the meaning and the power of gratitude, that I …

Effective Communication with Children

Effective Communication with Children – Connect Before You Communicate

Effective communication is the one and only key factor in the beautiful life you are after. Connection promises cooperation, conversation, mutuality, understanding, compassion, and empathy. Here is how we can connect.   You probably won’t believe it, but most parents who sign up for my online parent coaching can’t reach the state of effective communication with their …

10 Tips for Mindful Parenting

10 Tips for Mindful Parenting

The Most Important 10 Tips for Mindful Parenting, Offered by Nonviolent Communication The next 10 Tips for mindful parenting learned from Nonviolent Communication can change our entire point of view.  NVC and the Attachment Theory offer us a whole world of learning, but most of us don’t have all that time. Few key insights are …

Observation Without Evaluation

Observation Without Evaluation

Observation without evaluation is the highest form of human intelligence, noted the Indian philosopher Krishnamurti. Why is this in an Attachment Parenting blog, and how can it transform our parenting? Read on. The human brain doesn’t like not knowing; not knowing is a form of weakness, danger that triggers our defense mechanisms, prompting us to …