My role as a parent

December 6, 2016
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The ordinary is profound

December 5, 2016
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Attached Family: Parenting without shame

December 5, 2016
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Attachment Parenting International (API) is pleased to announce the release of the latest issue of Attached Family: “Parenting Without Shame.” In this issue of Attached Family, API examines shame versus guilt and how shame contributes to emotional trauma. API looks at the intersection of parenting and shame, keeping in mind that shame is a normal […]

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Touch

December 2, 2016
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4 tips for cultivating a “yes environment”

December 2, 2016
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Children hear the word “no” about 400 times a day. Being told “no” constantly doesn’t feel good and often times can be frustrating. The more children hear it, the more likely they are to have tantrums and power struggles, and feel disconnected from their parents. Creating a “yes environment” can help families to feel happier […]

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The long-range vision of Attachment Parenting

December 1, 2016
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Even just 10 minutes a day with our child

November 30, 2016
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Living a life of gratitude, a ‘walking meditation’

November 30, 2016
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I’m trying to learn not to take anything for granted by feeling grateful for the little things of life, by living and appreciating each moment. It’s not easy to do and it takes a diligent and conscious daily effort — similar to meditation. In mediation, our minds tend to wander. We could call it “monkey […]

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