Welcome to
the blog!

We’re answering one mom’s question about what to consider after her preschool son asked to paint his nails.

read the full post ⟶

183. BTS: What is the best way to allow my preschooler to play with gender norms?

Young boy wearing an astronaut costume and skirt

featured post

181. BTS: How can I get my 3-year-old to do things they don’t want to do?

Young child independently buttoning up his shirt

How you can encourage your young child to be more independent with daily tasks and foster their executive functioning skills.

keep reading  ⟶

147. BTS: What are practical tips for dealing with whining kids?

Young child whining

Learn how to respond most effectively to your child’s whining in the moment and what parents can do to encourage less whining from their kids in the future.

keep reading  ⟶

138. The most crucial 20 minutes: How bedtime stories can deepen relationships and help kids let go of their day with Andrew Newman

Bedtime stories can deepen relationships with kids

Using the end of the night to help a child unwind, make sense of the day, and prepare for what’s to come tomorrow can be a valuable tool for shifting their brain and body into a state of rest. Joining me to talk about how parents can use the last 20 minutes of the day to promote social and emotional learning is the author of the children’s book series, Conscious Stories, Andrew Newman.

keep reading  ⟶