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Parent in Love Choice Confirmed
TPJ 83: Parenting & Leadership – You are the CEO
TPJ 92: How to Feel Phenomenal as a Parent
TPJ 10: How to Raise Resilient Kids (Antifragility)
TPJ 75: How To Fall Back In Love – Happily Ever After [Kids!]
TPJ 93: How to Feel Less Overwhelmed as a Mom
TPJ 60: Expectations = Resources
TPJ 11: Is Sleep Training Cruel? Or Crucial?
TPJ 0: Love Parenting and Parenting from Love (the Philosophy that Will Set You Free!)
TPJ 3: Child Centered VS Adult Centered
TPJ 49: You Get to Choose
TPJ 30: Does Work-Life Balance for Moms Even Exist?
TPJ 21: Imposter Syndrome in Parenting
TPJ 42: You Are Your Child’s Teacher, Like It Or Not [feat. Julie Bogart]
TPJ 76: These 7 Limiting Beliefs Are Sabotaging Your Marriage
TPJ 94: How To Ward Off Depression
TPJ 79: Mindset is Everything
TPJ 12: How to Like Your Child Even When You Really Don’t
TPJ 13: The One Role You Should NOT Play in Your Children’s Lives
TPJ 95: 10 Reasons You Might Hate Parenting (and what to do about it)
TPJ 24: I Can’t Afford the Help
TPJ 4: How to Overcome Anxiety as a Parent (Weird but Works!)
TPJ 59: Tips for Homeschooling Newbies
TPJ 17: The Real Reasons You’re Not Decluttering (and how to overcome them)
TPJ 43: Eco Conscious Gifts For Kids
TPJ 96: How To Sleep Better During Pregnancy
TPJ 14: How Your Children *Actually* Learn (surprising & uncomfortable) 🤯
TPJ 39: Healthy Screen time with Dr. Alok Kanojia and Kruti Kanojia from Healthy Gamer
TPJ 80: Personal Growth Hacking: The Difference Between Adults & Grown-Ups
TPJ 5: How to Be Present (Actionable and Practical – NOT Woo-Woo)
TPJ 78: Criticism, Critique & Critical Thinking
TPJ 50: Do You Want Your Parent’s Marriage?
TPJ 51: Potent, Free, and Available to All
TPJ 81: Call Out Culture: We’ve Got It All Wrong
TPJ 97: Can Babies Play Independently?
TPJ 84: Processing Events to Avoid Trauma
TPJ 7: How to Be a Peaceful Partner
TPJ 98: Help Your Toddler Play Independently
TPJ 99: Motivate Kids To Get Ready To Go
TPJ 52: From Plotting Your Escape to Power Couple
TPJ 82: Teaching Critical Thinking Skills
TPJ 56: The 6-Step Parent in Love Blueprint
TPJ 53: Ignorance is NOT Bliss
TPJ 40: Why Kids Don’t Listen
TPJ 15: Approach Parenting the Way an Olympian Approaches Her Sport
TPJ 54: Michelangelo Can Transform Your Relationship
TPJ 68: Who’s to Blame for the Family Fights?
TPJ 27: Child-Led Learning: Can Your Child Really Learn EVERYTHING through Harry Potter???
TPJ 85: Grief & Finding Silver Linings
TPJ 32: How to Choose Progress Over Perfection
TPJ 18: How to Influence Your Child Without the Use of Words
TPJ 55: C.R.E.A.T.E Family Bliss
TPJ 69: The Helicopter Parenting Epidemic (ARE YOU OVERPARENTING?)
TPJ 25: Which Will You Choose? Caring for Your Kids, Having a Clean Home, or Keeping Your Sanity
TPJ 22: How to Avoid Parental Burnout
TPJ 62: Setting Up Your [Big or Small] Space for Independent Play
TPJ 86: Living with Duality – The Power of “And”
TPJ 19: Ensure a Healthier Childhood for Your Kids with this FREE Resource 🙌
TPJ 8: Can We Use Consequences as “Peaceful” Parents? How?!
TPJ 87: Rethinking Mistakes And Failures
TPJ 28: Homeschool is NOT for Everyone
TPJ 1: How To Do It All (Work, Marriage, Self Care and Awesome Parenting?)
TPJ 2: A Week In My Life (Homeschooling, WAHM of Four)
TPJ 34: Do the words “Leadership” and “Parenting” belong together?
TPJ 61: Don’t bounce back, bounce forward.
TPJ 44: Coaching Up the Hurt Child
TPJ 20: Dear Parents, This One’s For You (yes, YOU 😉)
TPJ 29: Forget the Extremes, Try the Radical Middle
*Bonus Episode* Interview with Becki Biermaier – Building Resilience in Kids
TPJ 88: Identity: Not “What”, But “How”
TPJ 23: I Can’t Trust Anyone with My Kids!
TPJ 72: 3 Positive Mindset Shifts To Move You From UNSURE to UNSHAKEABLE
TPJ 57: Interview with Renee Jain of GoZen
TPJ 35: Happiness and Spirituality
TPJ 45: Dealing With Entitlement & Ungratefulness
TPJ 26: Unschooling, Entrepreneurship, Getting Help & More! Interview with Kim Constable of The Sculpted Vegan
TPJ 41: Why Kids Lie
TPJ 6: Meredith’s Story – From Frustrated Wife to Peaceful Partner
TPJ 9: Parenting Myths You Probably Believe (DON’T)
TPJ 36: Atheism and Spirituality (feat. Dr. Shefali Tsabary’s take on religion)
TPJ 46: How to Stay Zen During the Holidays
TPJ 73: HOMESCHOOLING VS PUBLIC SCHOOLING: A Guide for Parents
TPJ 37: Start Accepting Now
TPJ 89: Create A Family Vision
TPJ 38: Playful Parenting
TPJ 58: 3 Questions to Guide Parents During the COVID-19 Pandemic
TPJ 77: The 6th Love Language
TPJ 47: Interview with Rachel Rainbolt of Sage Parenting
TPJ 74: Relationship Tips – How “Fair” Gets You Nowhere
TPJ 48: Holiday Round-up
TPJ 90: Practical Ways to Create a Great Atmosphere at Home
TPJ 91: What To Do When Your Kids Use Inappropriate Language
TPJ 16: How to Discipline Your Child (an uncomfortable yet empowering approach!)
Can Babies Play Independently?
How To Sleep Better While Pregnant
Why You Hate Parenting
15 Things To Do When You’re Feeling Depressed as a Parent
10 Ways to Feel Less Overwhelmed as a Parent
8 Ways to Feel Phenomenal When You’re a Parent
10 Ways To Create a Great Atmosphere at Home
Create A Family Vision
Parenting & Identity Loss: Not “What,” But “How?”
Rethinking Making Mistakes & Failures
Living with Duality – The Power of “And”
Grief & How To Find The Silver Lining
How to Deal with Trauma: Processing Events to Avoid Trauma
GIFT GUIDE 2020: Top 10 Educational Presents
You are the CEO – Invest in Yourself!
Raising a Critical Thinker in a Polarized World
Call Out Culture is Toxic
How to Get Your Life Together (Adulting vs Growing Up)
Mindset is Everything
Fairness – Dr Laura Markham Handles Sibling Rivalry
Feel Good Parenting
A Healthy Relationship is Worth the Fight!
Homeschool vs Public School – How To Decide
The Decision Making Process: Gain CLARITY During UNCERTAINTY
Taking a Break from Social Media
How To Get a Toddler To Stay in Bed (ALL NIGHT!)
Family Motto – The ONE Line That Changes How Kids Think
Family Bonding Activity – Who Will Your Family Be After Quarantine?
What to Do At Home to Spend Quality Time with Family
How To Stay Positive in Stressful Situations
Organize Your Kids’ Day with These 7 Crucial Elements
Create a Daily Schedule and Rhythm for Kids
Declutter Your Seasonal Clothes
Stuck at home? Declutter your kid’s toys!
Radical Tips for Homeschooling Newbies
10 Tips to Love Parenting During Corona Times
No One Size Fits All In Parenting
Reconnect with Your Spouse – Even when you feel resentful!
Lessons Learned from Solo-Parenting
It Only Takes 1 Person to Save Your Marriage
The Law of Never Compromise
Making Marriage Work Takes Work (and it’s totally worth it!)
Forget Healthy Marriage – How About a Blissful Marriage?
How to Enjoy the Holidays with Family
How to Set Boundaries with Family
Find Yourself Avoiding Family During the Holidays?
How to NOT Raise Entitled & Ungrateful Kids
Name Calling – Does it Ever End?? [Feat. Dr. Laura Markham]
Top 5 Eco-Conscious Gifts for your Minimalist Christmas
Why Kids Lie
Why Don’t Kids Listen. Learn How to be Heard!
Play Diffuses Power Struggles
Play Has the Power to Heal
LIVE Session: How to Answer the Toughest Questions Kids Ask
3 Anger Management Tips to Keep you From Losing It
Adult Tantrums: Is Yelling at Our Kids Effective?
Permission to NOT Smack your Child
What Happened to Respecting Your Elders?
What is Free-Range Parenting and Why is it Important?
Why Kids NEED Risky Play (and how to feel safe encouraging it!)
Put Away the Sticker Chart!
Radical Unschooling: An Interview with Kim Constable
Let Go of Supermom Syndrome
How to Wean a Toddler
Peaceful Parenting Fails
Your Child Won’t Play?
Decluttering Mistakes to Avoid
Parenting Advice: 10 Things Every Parent Needs to Know
How to be a Perfect Parent
5 Mindset Hacks to Minimize Stress
7 Types of Play Kids Need
10 Benefits of Minimalism for Kids
Productivity Tips for Moms
STOP! Elf on a Shelf
Experience Gifts: Give Happiness, Not Clutter this Holiday Season
How to Raise Grateful Children (10 Tips for Teaching Gratitude)
Dr. Shefali on Imperfect Parents
Words of Encouragement
Advice for new dads (Say THIS to Your Wife)
Conscious Parenting vs. Mainstream Parenting
Birthday Party Ideas for Minimalists
How to Create a Mom-Friendly Capsule Wardrobe by Decluttering Your Clothes
WHAT TO WEAR FOR BREASTFEEDING
HOW TO GET YOUR HIGH NEED BABY TO SLEEP
Why is my child so clingy? How to reduce clinginess
5 Tips to help young kids fall in love with MATH
How to stop toddler screaming? 7 Steps.
10 Things to STOP Saying to BOYS
What I Learned from Hypnobirthing
What I *REALLY* thought about the movie Tully
23 Art Supplies You’ll Love for Kids!
25 Things to Declutter Right Now
27 Different Ways to Say ‘I Love You’
29 Self Care Ideas
Don’t Waste your Time on Parenting Books – Parenting Should Come Naturally.
10 Zen Parenting Principles I Learned From Yoga
10 Common Things to STOP saying to GIRLS
It’s My Body, My Decision
Spending Money On What Serves You
How to Stay Mindful in the Moment
The Lonely Parent
Spirited Challenging Child
Chores & Allowance
How to Ignore Your Child
Treat your children like strangers
Which Toys to Get Rid Of
TANTRUMS! Need I Say More?
5 Way to Handle The All-Destructive Mommy Guilt!
Are You A Victimom? The Best Kept Secret To Stop Feeling Sorry For Yourself
What is The RIE Parenting Philosophy?
How to turn your NO into a YES
3 Play Zones Every Kid Needs
Handling Family Members with Different Parenting Styles
10 Ways to Prepare Your Child for a New Sibling
Raising Strong Girls
Labeling is Disabling
You’re Child HIT You?
Heard of Unschooling?
Are you an “Attachment Parent”?
How to Handle Potty Talk & Cursing?
BIG BAD EMOTIONS
So… What’s the Peaceful Parenting Approach to Screen Time?
Applying the Law of Attraction to Parenting
10 Tips You Don’t Want to Miss for More Self Care
Spanking Arguments Debunked
Raising A Kid With Manners
The Secret to Raising Gritty Kids
What is Sportscasting?
Ageism, Mindfulness and Parenting in the Present Moment
Why is this SO HARD?!
A Day In My Life Home With 3 Littles
What Do Children Learn from Punishments?
Zero Waste with KIDS: 20 Ways to Start
Do You Wish Your Child Was Different?
When My Son Called Me DUMB
Permission to Teach Your Baby to Sleep
Is Early Potty Training Respectful?
A New Approach to Gift Giving
Childhood Design Guide