21 April 2014
Category:
Parenthood
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TO MOMS: DON’T LET #WORLDSTOUGHESTJOB GET YOU DOWN

Dear Moms, you are amazing! I want to share a fun video that you’ve probably seen. But I also want to uncover a subtle message in it (you might not have seen) that can make mothering harder than it should be. What the “world’s toughest job” video does right If you’ve seen this video, you know […]


18 April 2014
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WHAT EVERY BLENDED FAMILY SHOULD LET GO OF

If you’re in a blended family, this challenge is probably familiar. It was a familiar challenge to all of the moms in this week’s Mom Panel, even though they all have different variables in their blended families. When they let go of it, their families experienced less tension and more success. What did they each […]


14 April 2014
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HOW WE’RE HURTING OUR BOYS (AND HOW TO STOP)

Imagine putting on a mask every morning. The mask covers your whole face and your true identity. You have to keep it in place. If you let the mask slip off for one second, people around you will mock, reject, or hurt you. Sometimes, at the end of the day, you’re so used to wearing […]


7 April 2014
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SHE WANTS HER SON OFF ADHD MEDS… HERE’S A SURPRISING SOLUTION

Have you ever felt concerned about your child’s ADHD medication? Maybe the dosage doesn’t seem right. Or maybe the diagnosis itself feels like it doesn’t fit. Whatever the reason, trust your parental instincts. You know your child. And you know when you’ve found the right solution. While you’re searching and thinking, learn from the example […]


4 April 2014
Category:
Communication
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HOW TO TALK TO YOUR TEEN ABOUT TOUGH TOPICS

You’re wondering what to say and how to say it. Your teenager is acting out. Or they’ve put up walls. Or you’re tongue-tied. Talking to your teen can feel tricky—especially for weighty topics like bad friends, poor grades, curfew, drugs, or other challenges. Tough topics can become a tug-of-war As a mother of 5, I […]


2 April 2014
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9 DAMAGING IDEAS TEENAGERS NEED YOU TO STOP THINKING

How we see teenagers can influence how they see themselves. Whether you’re a parent of current teenagers, future teenagers, or you just were a teenager, consider which of these ideas you’ve believed—and then let them go. Every teenager you know will be better off if you do. 1. Just wait until the teenage years… I’ve heard […]


31 March 2014
2

HELP YOUR CHILD DEFEAT SELF-CRITICISM

It’s hard to watch, isn’t it? Your amazing, capable child just doesn’t see how amazing they truly are. Not only that, but they get down on themselves, even though they’re doing fine. You try to tell them how great they are, but they don’t always believe you. What to do? Consider a new possibility I’m […]


26 March 2014
Category:
Education & School
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HOMESCHOOLING THE CHILD WHISPERER WAY

Child Whispering doesn’t just make parenting easier—it makes educating easier, too. If you homeschool your children (or if you’re considering it), you’ll learn a lot from this interview with Stacey, a homeschooling mother of 5. She didn’t always homeschool—and she doesn’t homeschool all of her children now. As you listen to her insights, pay attention to […]


24 March 2014
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THE SIMPLE SECRET TO A HAPPIER, EASIER BABY

Just knowing one simple thing about your baby can make them easier to understand and soothe. It’s something that many moms in our Child Whisperer community are learning—and it makes baby’s life easier from Day 1. The secret is identifying your baby’s Energy Type. How to determine a baby’s Energy Type From the very beginning, […]


19 March 2014
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DID YOU GET YOUR CHILD’S ENERGY PROFILE WRONG?

Are you sure about which Energy Type your child expresses? If you are, great. But if something’s feeling off, take a minute today to reassess. Every child moves through life with a distinct natural energy. Knowing which of the 4 general Types of energy a child expresses can help you understand them better and create […]


17 March 2014
Category:
Resolve Conflict
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GET RID OF HECTIC FAMILY MORNINGS WITH ONE SIMPLE ROUTINE

Do your mornings feel rushed? Do you dread getting everyone out the door? If the beginning of the day wears you out before you’ve even left the house, it’s time for something to change. Fortunately, an easier morning doesn’t require a lot of extra effort or planning. The shift is simple—try it with me. Where […]