A Heartfelt Motivation (Episode 33)


“I think part of the struggle for us is to ask the right question which is: How do I get my children motivation to the right direction?,” Dr. Kathy says. “If we are honest too, sometimes, it’s a reflection of our behavior. We are modeling in front of our children all the time, and so when we see them be impatient, stingy, unkind, could it be that they have noticed us being that way lately?”

A Heartfelt Motivation (Episode 33)2019-05-23T19:38:42+00:00

The Early Bird Drives Parents Crazy


Let’s face it—we love our sleep as parents! Once our kids get past the infant/toddler stage, we expect sleep to not become an issue. But that’s not always the case, as this mom writes about

The Early Bird Drives Parents Crazy2019-05-01T15:58:53+00:00

Bouncing Back From Parenting Fails (Episode 32)


“Some days, I’m an incredible entrepreneur, an incredible business owner, and a terrible mom. Sometimes, I’m a great mom and a terrible business owner, and that’s just because it doesn’t balance out,” Hope says. “One of my favorite quotes is that we expect women to work like they don’t have children and to raise children as if they don’t work.”

Bouncing Back From Parenting Fails (Episode 32)2019-05-20T18:12:05+00:00

Grumble Bunny


When our kids complain, we sometimes react the wrong way. This reader questions how to counter a five year old’s negative attitude. Q: Our five-year-old son often has a negative attitude, but in the past

Grumble Bunny2019-05-01T14:32:45+00:00

Do Not Disturb the Family Peace


When your kids have trouble getting along, use the almost magical Do Not Disturb the Family Peace method to bring back order. You can also order your own PDF version for 99 cents.  

Do Not Disturb the Family Peace2019-05-01T21:24:09+00:00

A Little Work on the Side (Episode 31)


“My go-to advice is not to overthink it because for a lot people, they end up talking themselves out of starting,” said Stacy. “So many times, I stand with the moms at my daughter’s school, and they say, ‘I’ve thought about doing this for years, and I really want to do this someday.’ But there’s always a reason why now is not the right time. However, there will never be the perfect time.”

A Little Work on the Side (Episode 31)2019-05-07T19:31:12+00:00

Lessons From Russia Ball


Should we always follow our lists or give ourselves freedom to go with the moment? How to Play Russia Ball 1. Toss ball up and catch (1 time) 2. Toss ball up, let it bounce

Lessons From Russia Ball2019-05-01T21:14:17+00:00

Blessing Your Child (Episode 30)


“Our kids all want to feel seen, heard, known, respected and validated,” says Tiffany. “Our kids are raw material to be molded so our constant expectation that they’re going to be perfect is always a disappointment to us because that’s is not who they are. And neither are we.”

Blessing Your Child (Episode 30)2019-04-24T00:16:47+00:00