How to Use Storytelling to Help Calm those TANTRUMS

How to Use Storytelling to Help Calm those TANTRUMS

As positive parents, we don’t want to yell, lecture, force apologies, shame, guilt, or generate fear-driven actions.  We want to teach our young human beings to process their feelings, understand where they are coming from, and inspire them to find empowering coping strategies from within their hearts and souls.   One such strategy that I often […]

What to Say When Your Child Says “You Don’t Love Me”

“You don’t love me, Mom,” is one of the harshest sentences for us, mothers, to hear. Not only that, we want to make sure that our children know that that statement is not true, but even more so, we want to avoid the feelings this sentence brings within us. For many of us, hearing a […]