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Is it an issue if you and your family all baby your youngest child? Two psychologist moms weigh in.

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195. BTS: Is it bad to “baby” the baby?

The youngest child's father cutting up the food on his plate

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153. BTS: Does using Elf on the Shelf undermine my respectful parenting philosophy?

elf ornament in a Christmas tree

Does incorporating Elf on the Shelf into your holiday traditions challenge the principles of respectful parenting?

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35. Rethinking the birth plan: How to create a plan with your OB/GYN that supports resilience and reduces anxiety during and after pregnancy with Dr. Shieva Ghofrany

Board-certified OB/GYN Shieva Ghofrany and I discuss ways to reduce anxiety during pregnancy, how to be resilient during labor (and in life) and the importance of establishing a trusting and collaborative relationship with your OB/GYN and the support systems you surround yourself with.

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28. An honest look at respectful parenting: The 5 parenting “rules” I break as a mom

I am getting real and letting you know 5 parenting “rules” that I break with my own kids and why I give myself permission to be imperfect! It’s not about what you do, it’s about how you do it. And when we understand this, it opens us up to tune into our own instincts rather than following some predetermined and external parenting “rules.”

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