I have something to share

Raising children like gardeners grow gardens

If we looked at parenting like we were tending a garden, we would see many types of gardeners and gardens. The trailing vine garden, where the gardener engages simply and consistently. Providing water and general provisions for growth and well being. The gardener also...

read more

Take off the itchy sweater!

You know, that behaviour, or those behaviours that our children exhibit. Here’s the thing, it’s not you. The behaviours are not yours. Please don’t own them, don’t take them on, don’t wear them like an itchy course knitted woolen sweater. Look at the behaviour, stop...

read more

Get there early

Before anything else we are human beings. As we move through our lives we collect stories about ourselves and right, wrong or indifferent, they come into play a lot! Here’s what I propose. Let’s practice shifting aside the stories, concerns, fears, worries before we...

read more

Hey Dad are we going soon?

He answered, It’s upstairs hon. I am a Mom and a business owner. I get distracted, I pretend I’m listening to the names of the Pokemon evolutions, while checking emails. I tell myself I’m great at multi tasking and I have to get these things done. Then I remember the...

read more