Your Parenting On Purpose Toolbox
This is where I share weekly tools and strategies to help support you both as a parent, and in living your best life — so you can be an example of what's possible for your kids.
Feel free to browse or find what you need in the categories in the right-hand column. I hope this inspires you, and by all means: COMMENT. I'm always open to feedback.
Let me start by acknowledging that our society as a whole, has a complete aversion to negative feelings. For most people, the goal is happiness… 100% of the time. And if they’re not happy, something is wrong and they are trying to fix it.
Does this sound about right?
The reason why I start here is that I want to challenge the idea that you are supposed to be happy all the time. Life is...
Are you a bully, and not know it?
As parents, we work really hard to teach our children to be kind and compassionate. We certainly don’t want our kids to be known as a bully and I’m sure we would like to think that we model being kind to others.
However, have you ever stopped to consider how you talk to yourself? In a recent coaching session with a Mom, she made the comment “I feel like...