Ten Books to Inspire Your Child to Change the World through Peace

    Welcome back to my second post in the series, How to raise a peaceful Child in a Violent World. I’m happy you’re here, and I hope that you and I can make this world a better place. In a world filled with endless possibilities, instilling a sense of compassion, empathy, and a desire […]

The Truth About “MINE” – Sharing is NOT About Giving

Jacky & Raff and the Truth About “MINE” is among the favorite books I’ve authored.  We live in an isolated, lonely, online, past-pandemic society in which most of us have gotten used to being alone.  I hear of so many children out there who forgot how to socialize, or have difficulties in developing social skills, […]

Jacky & Raff and the Language of YES: Read Aloud

I had such an amazing time reading Jacky & Raff and the Language of YES with Dr. Joanette, and I’m sure your children will love it, too!  Jacky & Raff and the Language of YES is the perfect book for preschoolers and young readers to encourage positive thinking, positive communication, inclusion, and true friendships.  Did you […]

The Most Essential Life Skill to Teach Your Child TODAY

Human beings are born to be negative; this is just the way that it is. The human brain is meant to protect us; to do so, it must constantly look for danger. We believe we can only make things “right” if we focus on the “wrong.” We think we can only find the YES if […]

Attachment Theory – a Warm Recommendation for the Professional Reader

John Bowlby’s Attachment Theory is a revolutionary theoretical development in 20th century psychoanalysis; this is not an easy read, but a must read for all attachment enthusiasts.   Prior to John Bowlby’s Attachment Theory, it was believed that attachment is formed towards those who cater to our physical needs, feed us, clothe us, and keep […]

The Rabbit Listened – an Amazing Book for the Young Compassionate Reader

The Rabbit Listened is an amazing book that teaches us the true power of compassion

Written for children but offering readers of all ages a very important lesson, The Rabbit Listened is an incredible book by Cori Doerrfeld. You know how everyone keeps on trying to fix everything that hurts, rather than just offer a hug and allow us to deal with the pain? This amazing book, upon its thoughtful wording […]