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Indefinite Sabbatical: Living Our Values – Specifically Force Free Parenting

Today, I’m writing to share that I’m entering an indefinite sabbatical to move more deeply into personal healing and conscious parenting. Eventually, I’ll be back in touch, but I’m not sure when or in what form. Creating space to heal and become more congruent in what I feel so passionate about in the first place […]

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Force Free Parenting Isn’t Easy – Update on the Writing of the Book

A couple of years ago I began writing a book, Force Free Parenting. My vision for the book was for it to be a comprehensive exploration, resource and collection of alternatives regarding the nature and use of force in adult child relationships. My vision remains. However, my life has changed since I started writing and […]

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Wired to Connect: Discipline Shouldn’t Hurt – Guest Post by Rebecca Eanes

Discipline is such an interesting topic, and we come to parenting with many ideas about what it means. Today, I invite you to enjoy the very first guest post I’ve ever shared on my blog from mom and author, Rebecca Eanes of positive-parents.org, about why discipline that hurts isn’t helpful and what we can do […]

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The Downside of Emotional and Physical Punishment – and the Upside of Alternatives

After many months of not writing consistently, I’m readying myself to utilize my voice more fully to grow positive parenting in my heart, home and the world. Today, I invite you to accept my humble invitation to participate in the third annual Peaceful Parenting No Spank Challenge, hosted by Amy Bryant of Parenting Beyond Punishment […]

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