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No Gift Like The Present

After Friday’s events at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut, my children seem a little sweeter.  A little squabble among siblings over a candy cane is endearing compared to the violent events that just occurred.  Many people are grieving, not … Continue reading

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Interview with Mark Romero at Parenting 2.0

httpv://youtu.be/jjw32l_sxlo Everyone I met at the Parenting 2.0 International Summit “P20 Talks” is amazing! I was happy to see that one of the presenters was Mark Romero since his work is so progressive.  Do you think music can improve relationships … Continue reading

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Peace, Practice, and Passion on the Playground

At the playground, my almost three year old toddler girl found an apparatus she had never encountered.  It was a series of six poles, each with a small circular platform to step on, secured to the ground with a chain … Continue reading

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Understanding That Grown Ups Fall Short, Too

My husband was purchasing a birthday gift for our son’s friend and asked for a gift receipt.  He asked three times, but the cashier neglected to provide one.  He directed my husband to customer service because he could not provide … Continue reading

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Linking Arms To Raise Our Children

I recently attended a conference that concluded with all 500 participants, trainers, and event staff linking arms and singing an inspirational song together.  What I experienced was: Connection.  I felt that I was connected and significant to the people beside … Continue reading

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Join Parenting Thought Leaders at Parenting 2.0 Talks, August 16-18 in San Diego

Ready to stop punishing children and start inspiring them towards mastery? The P20 Talks Conference, at the Joan Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice in San Diego, CA August 16th-18th, 2012 has the formula. Structured around the Life Skills Report … Continue reading

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Acknowledge and Thank Dads for Father's Day

Father’s Day always has me stumped.  What can I get for a man who prides himself on providing for his family?  There is something that a father wants but often doesn’t receive:  acknowledgement. It’s not that the people in his … Continue reading

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Financial Freedom Tips for Parents

httpv://youtu.be/fm5958PM2sc Are you stressed and worrying about money?  Most parents are, and it’s affecting their ability to be fully present for their kids.  Sherlyn Pang Luedtke offers 3 tips for financial freedom and a scholarship to T. Harv Eker’s internationally-acclaimed … Continue reading

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Love Yourself For Mother's Day

I love being a mother. Not every single nanosecond of the time, but for the most part, I love it. For Mother’s Day, I honor all the mothers of the world and celebrate the joys that come with motherhood. We … Continue reading

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Underwood Family Farms Field Trip with Kim Shirley

Our Mommy and Me class is on a field trip at Underwood Family Farms picking strawberries. Teacher Kim Shirley’s field trip classes are a blast! She is the best kept secret in the San Fernando Valley, and her classes are … Continue reading

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