Has anyone felt the struggle and tention in a relationship when you have your first child? It brings a lot of pressure to the table; begs for a lot of understanding from both sides. Some relationships really struggle – like mine. My husband was left feeling like he couldn’t do much. He started feeling leftContinue reading “For the Love of Parenting”
There are 4 main signs your child can be expressing when they are feeling out of touch, and 4 main signs that you may be doing as a prarent that can be contributing to the way your child feels – it can be any one of these signs for child and parent; it doesn’t needContinue reading “The Signs Your Child Is Feeling Out Of Touch With You”
One of the hardest parts I found of becoming a mother, was bettering myself. Not the act of bettering myself, but watching others who are parents, not. Becoming a parent, it was easy for me to reflect on my childhood and to know that some things when I grew up were very wrong, and thatContinue reading “It’s Not Hard To Better Yourself; It’s Hard To Watch Others Not”
I had wrote this Feb 28th, 2019 This is what it looks like to so badly want to keep nursing my babyIts almost my only option right now anyhow. 3 different milk production supplements plus a prescription to help increase supply. That container of formula? Thats amino acid based formula, which only comes in halfContinue reading “When You Want To Keep Nursing So Badly”
Emotions are diverse. Not only can we feel more than one thing at a time, emotions are not black and white. Sometime we struggle naming what we feel, because it’s more than just the primary emotions of “happy”, “sad”, “angry”, “tired”. When trying to identify and name your emotions to help understand and tame them,Continue reading “The Emotional Wheel Chart For Adults And Kids”
Research shows most should remember their childhood from about 4 years and up; unless your memory is suppressing negative events. The area of mental development from birth to age 3 or 4 in which children and adults cannot recall is called Childhood or Infantile Amnesia; caused by the underdevelopement of the cognitive area responsible forContinue reading “How Do You Parent Children If You Do Not Remember Your Own Childhood?”
The picture is one I drew in college.
Parents who exist in a state of conflict between fulfilling themselves as unique individuals on the one hand, and limiting their lives on the other.
12 -18 Month Examples: Put down some old towels and fill one bowl with Rice Crispies – because they’re more likely to try to put things in their mouth at this age – another with some milk, then an additional empty one. Give them some transferring supplies like measuring cups and spoons, and watch themContinue reading “What Your Kids Can Do Instead Of Screen Time”