• Extended QOTD — Role modeling and changing our speech habits

    by  • February 14, 2014 • 0 Comments

    “What is one thing you are ‘role-modeling’ for your child/ren that you want to change?” I grew up with loving, generous, and “work in progress” parents. Though they were kind-hearted, their words when upset could be judgmental and sarcastic. I learned that sarcasm was the “safe” way to express my own anger and irritation...

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    QOTD (Question of the day) #7

    by  • February 11, 2014 • 0 Comments

    “Who do you hope to become thanks to the journey you’ll take as a parent?” This question of the day (QOTD) is meant to spark your own inquiry into your parenting journey. Your answers, questions, or conversation are welcome. Learn more about the QOTD series.

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    QOTD (Question of the day) #6

    by  • February 7, 2014 • 0 Comments

    “What aspect of how you were parented do you not want to continue in your family?” This question of the day (QOTD) is meant to spark your own inquiry into your parenting journey. Your answers, questions, or conversation are welcome. Learn more about the QOTD series.

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    QOTD (Question of the day) #5

    by  • February 4, 2014 • 0 Comments

    “What aspect of the way you were parented would you like to continue in your own home?” This question of the day (QOTD) is meant to spark your own inquiry into your parenting journey. Your answers, questions, or conversation are welcome. Learn more about the QOTD series.

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    Extended QOTD — Wasting our own time

    by  • January 31, 2014 • 0 Comments

    “What do you spend time and energy on that you actually don’t care that much about?” If you wonder what this picture has to do with this question or, are confused about what relation, if any, it has to parenting, I can explain. This photo is of my lower legs and how they look...

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