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From Tumult to Truth: One Woman’s Journey towards Parenting Coaching

From Tumult to Truth: One Woman’s Journey towards Parenting Coaching
Carole Downing, one of Jai Institute’s Parenting Coaches, talks to us today about the deep transformation she has experienced since becoming a parenting coach. Recently widowed, she was searching for a new path… Continue Reading

Attention Moms: How To Connect With Your Teenager In One Easy Step

Attention Moms: How To Connect With Your Teenager In One Easy Step
Have you ever felt like you just weren’t connecting? To yourself? To your kids? Particularly your teenage kids? That’s exactly the situation Mimi found herself when she first came to the Jai Institute.… Continue Reading

From Fear to Fulfillment: Becoming a Parenting Coach

From Fear to Fulfillment: Becoming a Parenting Coach
If you are curious about what it would be like to be a parenting coach, you need to talk to Kristen Watts.  In a recent interview together, she almost had me in tears… Continue Reading

Learning the Art of Conversation

Learning The Art of Conversation
Do you have conversations with your kids? I don’t mean just talking to them about school or exchanging a few sentences as you’re tucking them in. I mean real conversations. Like people used… Continue Reading

Does Your Child Have ADHD Or A Creative Personality?

Does Your Child Have ADHD Or A Creative Personality?
What do Mozart, Benjamin Franklin, Jim Carrey and Steven Spielberg have in common? Like a lot of famous artists and thinkers, all of them are thought to have (or have had) some degree… Continue Reading

How Much Is Your Parenting Style Influenced by Your Childhood?

How Much Is Your Parenting Style Influenced by Your Childhood?
“Study the past if you would define the future.” ― Confucius I have an (important) question for you. How much do you believe that you are a ‘product of your past’? I believe… Continue Reading

Jessica Alba-The "Honest" Mom

Jessica Alba
  This is the story of how one Mom with a simple wish to combine her kids with career has succeeded beyond her wildest dreams. She has managed to create a company worth… Continue Reading

When Is Spanking Acceptable?

Is Spanking OK-
As parenting coaches, we are often faced with difficult questions from the families we work with. How do I get my child out the door on time in the morning without an argument?… Continue Reading

For Parents Only: Your Summer To Do List

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When we look back at our childhood, some of our most awesome memories are from summer. We all remember the afternoons splashing around the pool, packing our suitcases for family trips, the ice… Continue Reading

Ten Things I Wish I Knew Before I Became a Parent

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I ran across this adorable video “The Ten Things I Wish I Knew before Having a Baby” and fell in love with what it had to say. Check it out here: So many… Continue Reading
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