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Positive Parenting Affirmations and Resources

July 6th, 2015 by Dionna - Leave a comment

I love being my child’s safe place. And that is one reason I’m committed to positive parenting – I want to be the place of safety and constant love for my children, not one of hurt or fear. Today I’m sharing five of the top reasons I practice positive parenting.

Summer Fun – July Carnival of Natural Parenting Call for Submissions

June 27th, 2015 by Dionna - Leave a comment

In the Northern hemisphere, the dog days of summer are upon us. Share your favorite summertime outside games, let us know what your family’s go-to summer products are, give us tips on how to beat the heat, or write something else inspired by the sun. Write with us for the July Carnival of Natural Parenting!

20 Fun Ways to Roughhouse with Your Kids

June 26th, 2015 by Dionna - 2 Comments

Not only does roughhousing build your relationships, it also helps kids (and adults!) release stress and anxiety. Here are 20 ways to start roughhousing with your kids today!

Preventative Maintenance: 4 Habits to Strengthen Parent-Child Relationships

June 25th, 2015 by Dionna - 1 Comment

Preventative maintenance refills kids’ love tanks and gives them an emotional tune-up everyday, so you don’t end up in the breakdown lane. Check out the 4 habits parents can practice!

5 Toxin-Free Recipes to Enjoy (and Scrub Away) Summertime Fun

June 16th, 2015 by Dionna - Leave a comment

Today I’m sharing five of my favorite toxin-free summertime recipes. They are all easy to make, and without exception, all of the ingredients are easily sourced and quite affordable.

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