Posts Categorized: Positive Parenting

Everything Is Possible… an exercise in cultivating wonder

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  When nothing is sure, Everything is possible.                                                     – Margaret Drabble   “Live In Possibility”  On Wednesday we talked about how the brain ages… how it’s natural tendency is to get stuck in routine, limited by the confines of the skull, limited by concrete thinking. As we age, our brain goes literally from being… Read more »

Tylenol Found to Worsen Asthma

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Here is one of my newer works of art… a mixed media collage I created out of my old medical school anatomy book.  I call it A New Rx and after you read this post today, I think you’ll be agreeing it’s time for a change in plans. Man.  I do greatly prefer revealing the… Read more »

My attachment parenting bedtime storybook… and links to get your own right now!

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    So do you have a little one you’d like to snuggle up with and read this story to?  Or do you know the perfect new parents who could use this positive, supportive book to help establish a nighttime routine?  Or do you have a baby shower to go to soon?  Or do you… Read more »

My newest children’s book…

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I am so very happy and proud to reveal the cover of my newest children’s book Together We Sleep. This is a book I not only wrote and illustrated, but I lived. Though parenting books written by Dr. Sears and other attachment parenting leaders are full of advice on co-sleeping, there isn’t one single picture… Read more »

Thoughts On Health… Homeschooling

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I talk all the time about homeschooling my kids, but I have never gone into depth about how or *why* we do it. So today is the day! As someone who has had over 23 years in a row of conventional education, surely I understand the value of learning new things. But want to know… Read more »

Sneak Peek into my second children’s book…

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    Whew! I just finished it. After spending months and months dreaming, writing, designing, sketching and painting it, my second children’s book is now off to be published! And not a nick of time too soon, as my house has literally fallen apart around me (we are talking dust bunnies that have built their… Read more »

Heart Centered Parenting Tip #1: An easy way to re-direct the energy of the day

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First of all, I want to thank you all for leaving such kind comments for me in the last post. I really appreciate every single one… each was like a gift that helped heal me and washed away some of the sadness… Okay, so I’m still feeling a little raw but I had this quick… Read more »