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That Annoying ‘Taken for Granted’ Feeling

November 27, 2012

For those of you in the U.S., I hope your Thanksgiving was joyous and that you shared many warm, precious moments with your family. For me, it felt even more wonderful that usual. Here is what I’ve discovered. For me, a joyous Thanksgiving means… Feeling lovingly connected and relaxed with my family Preparing, enjoying, and […]

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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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August 16, 2012

I’m having so much fun giving my books away! I love giving parents the insights and tools I discovered that have made such a powerful, positive impact in my life, in my son’s life, my grandchildren’s lives, my clients’ lives, the lives of the young people I taught. As part of my book giveaway, which […]

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Tip #5 ~ The Importance of Being Adventurous with Your Child

August 13, 2012

Today is the first day of my book giveaway and I have a new video for you. You can read about both below. “Joyous Child Joyous Parent” Book Giveaway From now until midnight, Friday, August 24, I am giving all of my printed books away for F.REE. And you are welcome to get additional copies […]

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What Kind of Tantrum is Your Child Having Now?

July 16, 2010

Children of all ages have tantrums and emotional upsets. Interestingly, the steps to respond to tantrums are the same, whether your child is 2 or 25. Even if you have an older or even grown child, this info applies to your child also. Thanks to my work with children and parents, I’ve discovered there is […]

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