Podcast Episode #7 – Growing Community Organically

Continuum Concept and Community We’ve been talking with Scott Noelle about creating community. In our final episode of this three-part series, we talk about some real-life examples of how a community of families can come together organically and how our needs and our kids needs change over time. I’ve found in my own experiences of changing needs and changes in

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Podcast Episode #6 – Creating a Village

Continuum Concept and Community Finding and creating community where you are means that you need to find other people who hold some similar values. I remember wanting to find others who answered all the questions the same way I did- vaccination, circumcision, co-sleeping, gentle discipline, extended breastfeeding, healthy whole foods, working outside the home, etc. But the reality was that

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Podcast Episode #4 – All Behavior is Communication

As parents, there are times when we are completely perplexed by our child’s behavior. “Why did she hit another child?” “Why did he just explode over that?!” And even, “Why did I just lose it over that?” Then, most importantly, “What can we do that will really, truly help?” When we remember that All Behavior is a Communication, it’s a starting

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Podcast Episode #3 – What is Your Family’s Culture?

Connecting Through Reading, Storytelling, and Singing Reading has always been something that I’ve loved to share with my kids. We’ve explored so many worlds together and have created the shared vocabulary from reading these books together. We enjoy books like Harry Potter and Septimus Heap where there is a whole world fantasy world being created through words. And I have

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Podcast Episode #2 – Chocolate, Not Medicine

Connecting Through Reading, Storytelling, and Singing Guess what?! It’s time for our second podcast and our second in a series with Pam Leo, author of Connection Parenting and founder of The Book Fairy Pantry Project. We hope you enjoyed our first conversation about connecting through reading, storytelling, and singing. Today you’ll have access to Part 2 where we talk about what

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Podcast Episode #1 – The Oasis of Literacy

Connecting Through Reading, Storytelling, and Singing It’s today! We’re launching The Consciously Parenting Project’s new podcast! We couldn’t be more excited to start off with one of our favorite parenting authors, Pam Leo. We really enjoyed this conversation about connecting through reading, storytelling, and singing and we hope you will, too. I love having deep and meaningful conversations with people

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