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Children as Consciousness Teachers

Your children can teach you more about yourself and about life than most adults can. I've found they can even teach you more than the most revered spiritual and personal growth teachers. If you approach parenting with this attitude of honouring your children as teachers for you, the rewards you gain are priceless. This type of parenting has come to be defined as Conscious Parenting and has become popularised since Dr Shefali Tsabary ...
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Babies’ stress levels double when separated from their mothers

A recent study has shown that separating babies from mothers after birth doubles babies' stress levels. Here's an article about the study: http://bit.ly/QskLme P ost-birth separation is still pretty common in most Western countries, which is really interesting because our most fundamental 'relationship rules' - at least for when we're adults - centre around making some kind of contact when ...
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Supernanny or Super Mama?

I wrote this piece in response to criticism mothers often have directed at us about how we raise our children 'these days', and in particular to the popular parent-helper Supernanny. It explains the crucial parent/child bond - different to the nanny/child bond - and how this is the blueprint for all later relationships. A re you tired of hearing how mothers 'these days' do not ...