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Joyous Parenting

What is Your Appreciation Quotient?

November 8, 2012

I spent much of yesterday developing the content for my soon-to-be-released video series “How to Foster Heart-Felt Appreciation, Politeness, and Kindness in Your Child.” I am SO EXCITED to be sharing this information with you! I can hardly contain myself! I’ve been wanting to share this easy, effective approach with your for quite a while. […]

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How to Connect with your Child After a Hard Day of Work

September 4, 2012

In Today’s Newsletter ~ Personal note from Connie ~ Do you have a copy of my book Joyous Child Joyous Parent? Attend my F.REE Question and Answer Webinar ~ New video: How to Connect with your Child After a Hard Day at Work ~ Personal note from Connie So nice to be connecting with you […]

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Be Authentically Yourself with your Child

August 21, 2012

We just returned late yesterday afternoon from 3 glorious days of wilderness camping in the Sierra Mountains with our family – son Orion, daughter-in-law Nichola, wonderful grandchildren Sebastian and Madison. I loved our time together exploring, hiking, laughing, sharing, cooking, sitting around the campfire and viewing the luminous stars overhead. Clever Orion quote: “The campfire […]

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For Dads…and the Women Who Love Them

July 5, 2012

I’m delighted to talk with you again. Our home remodel is complete – new hardwood floors and new lovely, warm colors, and more of our incredible granite in the bathroom! You can tell I love it!! Now all that’s left is unpacking a few more boxes. My husband Doug and I also took a 6-day […]

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Grades Aren’t Everything!

September 9, 2010

I was talking with a therapist friend and colleague recently. She shared with me how much busier she is now that school has started. Children and parents are both feeling the increased pressure and stress of a school schedule  and all its responsibilities. We lamented how hurtful and high-pressure school is for children of all […]

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How to Best Help Your Irritable, Moody Child

March 3, 2010

Living with a child who is frequently irritable or moody is never fun. Their mood can swing from happily playing to tantrumming on the floor in a heartbeat. You probably don’t even see it coming and are frequently surprised by the sudden change in her mood. If you’re like most parents in this situation, you […]

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