Category Archives: Right Relationship

Desperate Parents.

Sometimes well meaning parents seem to confuse their sheer ‘brilliance’ with sheer desperation…and then others read about it and decide to do the same. It’s a recipe for disaster and it makes my blood boil. Now, that might seem  a … Continue reading

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This parenting thing is a never ending hike, not a destination!

This morning after taking my daughter to school I decided to walk the long way home so that I could have a little alone time in my head before all the craziness starts up. Going into June is always a … Continue reading

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How to Raise a Selfish Child.

This post was written tongue in cheek a few months ago. For a more serious look at what makes children seem selfish rather read my recent post here. Now back to this post: How to Raise a Selfish Child. Well, … Continue reading

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It finally happened, my own children ‘rejected’ me!

Unbelievable! Yesterday something really quite fantastic happened to me. It probably wouldn’t rate that highly for most people, but for me, and for other parents who are knee deep, no make that neck-deep in raising children, yesterday’s occurrence has been a long … Continue reading

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Sometimes it all just feels like it is too much.

It has been a while since my last post. It wasn’t meant to be that way, it just happened. Life happened. We all set good intentions and hope like crazy that we will fulfill them some day. One thing I … Continue reading

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‘The Conscious Parent’ could be you!

Just yesterday, a good friend and mentor of mine, sent me a link to YouTube and suggested that I take a look. I am generally not a Big YouTuber, but anything posted by TED – Ideas Worth Spreading, I just … Continue reading

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Most times, it’s not all about me.

Welcome back! We left off my previous post where I was preparing to take my girls to one of their least favourite activities…swimming lessons. If you haven’t yet read the events leading up to where we are starting from today, … Continue reading

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