Category Archives: Parent Coaching

Summer is for Potty Learning! : 7 Tips

There are many reasons why summer is a great time to introduce potty, or to practice or solidify potty skills! Whether you are currently doing EC, early potty (10-18mo), Toddler or Preschool Potty Learning, or if you are just considering … Continue reading

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Do Our Babies Need to Cry in Order to Sleep?

I came across an article by Hand in Hand Parenting’s Patty Wifler – Getting Young Children to Sleep Through the Night and I want to respectfully challenge a few assumptions therein that I feel may make our parenting more stressful … Continue reading

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Introducing the Sleep Savvy Tot Online Program (9mo-3yrs!)

Introducing the SLEEP SAVVY TOT ONLINE PROGRAM!  (9mo-3yrs) Just say NO to Cry-It-Out! $10 off for a very short time!  Click here: http://www.savvyparentingsupport.com/#!sleep-savvy-for-tots/ciho I created this new program for gentle, naturally-minded families with little ones who are having sleep challenges and … Continue reading

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Full Nourished Living Summit and Coupon Codes for only $37 – Listen to my potty talk and 68 other presentations!

Get the WHOLE shebang for only $37! Friends…..the promoters of the NOURISHED LIVING SUMMIT (for parents) listened to your feedback that the summit could be more affordable. I’d really love for you to be able to hear my potty talk, … Continue reading

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Listen to my POTTY TALK on the Nourished Living Summit !

I’m very excited that my “Potty Talk” airs today on the Nourished Living Summit!  Here’s your chance to listen free or own it forever (along with tons more!) Read on: My talk is FREE today beginning 10 Eastern/ 7 Pacific … Continue reading

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Curly’s Coconut Carrot Cake Muffins with Honey Frosting

Curly’s Coconut Carrot Cake Muffins with Honey Frosting So good you will say:  “There is no way these are vegan, gluten free, cane sugar-free, and full of protein and fiber.”   Dry Ingredients: 1/3 cup of brown rice flour 1/3cup … Continue reading

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6 Tips for Encouraging Your Toddler to Play Alone

  Almost all of my parent coaching clients eventually ask this one question: “Is there a normal amount of time my toddler should be able to play alone?” There is no normal amount time a todder or preschooler of a … Continue reading

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Moving With Children: 7 Tips for a Gentle Relocation

  1) Pre-Game Chat and Pack. Let your child help pack up her own things. She will take them out of the box again for sure so you can just let it happen like a game or act quickly with … Continue reading

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How to Gently End Finger-sucking, Thumb-sucking or Booger-Picking!

I felt a bit hypocritical after a recent post I wrote called Binky Be Gone. Sure, I have helped dozens of kids be done with the pacifier but my own kid was 3 and sucking her two little fingers (see … Continue reading

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Parenting, Praise, Buddhism and the Healthy Ego

I got the best college education in the world. It was not Ivy League or one of the Seven Sisters, but it was unique and as it turns out, even more unique in that it I actually remember everything I … Continue reading

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