Seizing Teachable Moments Aug 31, 2021

Growth opportunities are everywhere in parenting and teaching for children and ourselves.


Being aware of teachable moments can nurture within your child resilience, confidence, independence and persistence and the many inner qualities we want them as they grow through their developing years into...

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Alphabet of Values Aug 20, 2021

Want a fun way to nurture values within the home, then look no further!

Here is the Kids in Harmony alphabet of values. 

 

A is for ACCEPTANCE
I love being me.


B is for BEAUTY
I see a sense of wonder and beauty in nature.


C is for CARING
I show my care by being kind and gentle.


D is for...

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Mindset Parenting Gems Aug 07, 2021

So, what are mindsets? 

A fixed mindset is one where we believe that our core personality, skills, abilities, inner qualities and intelligence are fixed. People with a fixed mindset spend more time documenting their intelligence or skills instead of developing it. They also believe that...

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Time after Time Aug 03, 2021
"If you're lost you can look and you will find me. Time after time. If you fall I will catch you I will be waiting. Time after time." Cyndi Lauper
Make space for the joy of TOGETHERNESS.
Time and connection help us all to feel loved, heard, seen and valued. It’s our precious time we...
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Emotional Security Jun 27, 2021
 
"Words of comfort, skillfully administered, are the oldest therapy known to man." Louis Nizer
 
Holding space for feelings.
 
Holding space and allowing someone to feel what they need to feel takes courage, compassion and acceptance. Comfort helps us all to feel...
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Common Ground Parenting May 21, 2021

I’m often asked how to get partner’s on the same page, and I feel it really important to openly, kindly and courageously talked about it. Firstly it's important to have this disclaimer, I am not a relationship counsellor or coach. That's important to know. I come from a wellbeing...

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Letting Go of Control charactereducation childhood development education mindfulness for kids mindset values values parenting May 14, 2021
“It is not what you do for your children, but what you have taught them to do for themselves that will make them successful human beings.” Ann Landers
 
Let go and watch them grow.
 
Everyone’s potential grows when we nurture independence.
 
If we think of...
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3 Things Gratitude Brings May 08, 2021

"Gratitude turns a meal into a feast and a house into a home." Melodie Beattie

THREE THINGS

  1. An awareness and appreciation for others.
  2. An abundance mindset by recognising what's going well in our life.
  3. To actively avoid disconnecting habits of nagging and complaining and we all know how much...
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Generosity generosity inner qualities mindfulness mindset values approach values parenting virtues Mar 26, 2021
"Do all the good you can,
By all the means you can,
In all the ways you can,
In all the places you can,
At all the times you can,
To all the people you can,
As long as ever you can."
– John Wesley
 
Creating harmony every day!
Harmony Card - Generosity
I give with joy
I don't...
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Friendliness connection mindfulness for kids mindset parent education positive parenting teachers values Mar 24, 2021
"A little consideration, a little thought for others, makes all the difference."
A A Milne – Pooh's Little Instruction Book
 
Creating harmony every day!
 
Harmony Card - Friendliness
Yours smile makes me smile.
I show interest in other people.
I help people feel connected...
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Patience Patrol childhood development mindset parenting patience values Mar 21, 2021
“Patience is the art of concealing your impatience.” ~Guy Kawasaki
 
This quote makes me have a quiet chuckle, because sometimes impatience rears its head for us to check in with our patience. 
 
Practice makes progress, right?  The motto practice makes progress...
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I Hear You Mar 19, 2021

"Never miss a good chance to shut up." ― Will Rogers.

Liberate yourself by saying less and listening to your silence. It's empowering not to have all the answers. Raising and educating children takes a lot of talking time.

Whole-hearted listening.

It is easy to go into rescue mode when you...

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