Conscious Parenting

When Our Partnerships Do Not Always Come With A United Front

When Our Partnerships Do Not Always Come With A United Front

More marriages / partnerships struggle than survive in today’s very high pressured society and demands and do not always come with a united front. As we know, marriage (and any committed relationship for that matter) in and of itself can be hard enough and when you add children to the mix (albeit our own together, step children, adopted) there is a…

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My Ego Got The Best Of Me This Morning With My Child

My Ego Got The Best Of Me This Morning With My Child

This morning has been one of those days where my lack of sleep for the past three nights is catching up with me – due to my 4.5 year old daughter waking up with levels of anxiety (and slight panic) from 2:00 – 4:00 a.m. (keeping wide awake, unsettled and needing her mommy’s fullest attention). Never an easy feat in general…

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Connection is the Foundation of Your Child’s Future

Connection is the Foundation of Your Child’s Future

Everyday I hear stories about young people in trouble, maybe it’s drug use, suspension from school, violent behavior, staggering numbers of sexually transmitted diseases, a general lack of motivation…this appears to be happening within families all around the country.  We tend to want to point fingers and say it’s the school’s fault, or it’s peer pressure, or the ever-popular scapegoat…the…

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