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How I found my tribe

Today's guest post is by my friend and colleague Vicki Parnell. Vicki is a parenting consultant on Saturna Island in British Columbia. She believes parents are the experts on their children and works with parents to realize this potential in themselves. Although we...

Bottom line – take care of YOU!

Think back to when you were last on an airplane…did you listen to the safety talk before you left? Many of us have heard this so many times now that we don’t listen, we are busy settling ourselves in and getting out our devices or reading materials. But what they say...

Angry is just another feeling

Kids are human beings, albeit new and inexperienced human beings. As human beings, our kids have a huge range of emotions or feelings. I’m constantly amazed at how we, as a society, have trouble with allowing kids to have that full range of feelings. [gallery...

Connection – the single most important part of parenting!

Close your eyes and think back to when you first held your child in your arms whether you gave birth to them or they ended up in your life by some other means….don’t open them yet, I’ll wait while you take a few minutes to go back to that memory. Ok. What feelings...