10 Most Frequently Asked Positive Parenting Questions – and Their Answers

Parenting is a rewarding yet challenging journey, and many parents seek guidance on navigating the ups and downs of raising happy, well-adjusted children. In this article, I’ll address the ten most frequently asked positive parenting questions and provide thoughtful answers to support you on your parenting journey. Remember that no matter what happens, how hard […]

8 Reasons that Prove You Are Not Failing (As A Mother) 

You are not failing (as a mother). The “feeling of failure” walks alongside us as parents. I don’t think there’s a single parent out there who hasn’t told themselves they’re failing at least once, and research shows that more than 50% feel like a failure for long periods during their active parenting.  “Feeling like a […]

Fearless, Guiltless, Shameless – Parenting Beyond Coercion

The parenting sphere is overflowing with advice, most of it conflicting, so you go along with what the majority suggest, hope for the best and keep winging it. But when nothing changes, we soon realize that we cannot get a different result by continuing to repeat the same actions. Fear-less, Guilt-less, Shame-less – Parenting Beyond […]

5 Things NOT to Say to your Child

Saying the right thing to your children ALL THE TIME is impossible, but knowing what you shouldn’t say to your children in certain situations is key to building a long-lasting relationship that empowers the future without damaging the present.  As a Positive Parenting consultant and as a parent myself, I know firsthand how hard it […]

FACT: Most Parents Aren’t Happy

Most parents aren’t happy; and it’s a fact. But this being the present, doesn’t mean it’s necessarily the future. It definitely wasn’t so in the past. But everything changed some seven thousand years ago.  Nomad life, the naturally flexible social structure governed by connection and equality to aid human survival rates, gradually disappeared.  When Life […]

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 […]