Space for Feelings

Does your child tell you they hate you? This blog post is about a time my son hated me and how I helped my child deal with anger.

"I'm wondering if you still love me after all the really mean things I said to you."
What he needed to know was that mommy still loved him. And once I validated that he threw himself into my arms with a power of connection that I felt into my bones.”

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Learning to Do Less. To Be More.

This blog post is about how I discovered a new parenting style. I gave up some control in parenting and became a less overwhelmed mom.

“Do you carry around a list of beliefs of what you have to do or what you believe is expected of you but if you stop to think about it, those beliefs are just robbing you.  Of time.  Of energy.  Of joy.”

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Irene McKenna