Sibling Fighting (Bonus)

Can you believe it? It’s June already! Half of 2016 is almost over. Now, it’s time for the summer break. School is out, the kids are home and tension will be on the rise. Now more than before, sibling fighting will be more of an everyday occurrence. This week I wanted to share with you […]

Sibling Fighting (Part III)

This week I wanted to continue our conversation about when sibling fighting turns physical. It seems to have struck a cord with many of you. In my efforts to provide you with as many tools as possible so that you can properly support your children during this difficult time, I wanted to add a few […]

Sibling Fighting (Part II)

I’m sure most of us, if not all of us, have been here. You hear your children fussing and arguing over a toy or activity. The voices get louder and louder. Then, you hear a “smack” and then a child cries or yells in pain and disbelief. What do you do then? How do you […]

Sibling Fighting (Part I)

There is a hot button topic that I wanted to focus on for May. It’s a topic that I’m sure every parent of more than 2 children has experienced or are currently experiencing. It’s sibling fighting. I’m sure there have been days that you have wanted to pull your hair out from all of the […]

Parenting with Mindfulness (Part III)

Mindfulness of life is something that is practiced. You don’t wake up one day and all of a sudden have the ability to be aware. I’ve been studying the art of mindfulness for years and it’s something that I still have to practice at getting the mastery over, daily. But it is something that you […]

Parenting with Mindfulness (Part II)

Hello Parents! I’m back with a live video about parenting with mindfulness. I hope you enjoyed my bonus videos last week. Were they entertaining and helpful? Today, I would like to share with you some of the benefits of using mindfulness when you are parenting your children. As you watch, notice the 2 main benefits […]

Parenting with Mindfulness (Bonus)

Isn’t it great to have a moment of peace and tranquility? I know you’re probably saying, “Kathleen, what is that?” Ha! There have been many times when I felt the same way. However, the best thing I could have ever done was to create a space for mindfulness. Last week, I introduced this new concept […]

Parenting with Mindfulness (Part 1)

Welcome parents to April! Isn’t it beautiful to see the signs of Spring popping up everywhere? You can see the leaves growing on trees, the sun shines brighter and the flowers begin to blossom. Since nature is bringing new life to the forefront, I decided to bring a new parenting topic to the fore as […]

Help Your Child Manage Intense Emotions (Bonus)

I’ve really enjoyed this series of showing parents various techniques for helping their children manage intense emotions. Have you? For the past 5 weeks, we’ve covered how to manage negative intense emotions. But what about the positive intense emotions our children experience? I thought it would be a great idea to focus on this topic […]

Help Your Child Manage Intense Emotions (Part V)

How have you enjoyed this series in helping your child (and yourself) manage intense emotions? I hope you enjoyed these useful tips. Today, I want to round out our discussion with my fifth and final tip. I want to introduce you to a new tool. It’s called the Wheel of Choice*. In this video, I […]