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Parenting Styles & Roles

Children and Gratitude: A Powerful Combination

We live in a very external-focused world, where many people find themselves seeking the answer to the question, “What’s in it for me?”  We hesitate to commit and say yes to requests or new responsibilities before carefully evaluating whether or not there will be a worthwhile benefit to us.  Our children are not that different... Read more »

Motherhood and Guilt: The Invisible Cord

I am convinced there is a guilt hormone that no one has discovered yet.  Soon after my daughter was born, I noticed this growing sense of guilt, horror and fear. The first time I gave my daughter a bath in the little blue plastic tub for infants, I was petrified. I had to have my husband... Read more »