Joyful Courage - A Conscious Parenting Podcast
About This Show
Joyful Courage is a Conscious Parenting Podcast. Be inspired, entertained and educated as we navigate the challenges and celebrations of choosing to be a conscious parent. Interviews and solo shows will provide listeners with tools, strategies and inspiration that can be directly applied to their parenting journey.
Most Recent Episode
Eps 127: A solo show about WHY our job is to hold space for our kids and HOW to do it
4 days ago
Join the Joyful Courage Tribe in our community Facebook group - Live and Love with Joyful Courage. Raising our children while growing ourselves... ::::: Holding space for having a 15 YEAR OLD!! WHOA!! What is happening in the BIZ Membership is HAPPENING Alumni group calls Ecourses Coaching calls What is happening in the collective is happening in the individual I speak to the community and I am speaking to myself TRUST – BIG PICTURE – MARATHON NOT A SPRINT How to “hold the container” Jessica talking about “our job is to be the container” Present, available, confident – even as our kids are making mistakes I got you – I am unconditional Our response matters Who we be comes before what we do We can handle it Everything will be ok, or not, either way, we stand by our kids We trust that they can handle what life gives them, and we support them inside of that (the world’s consequences, etc) What to do becomes more clear when we practice being in the moment, vs in our emo/fear Learn how to recognize we are there when we are there Practice being with our overwhelm without letting it takes us over (observers) Simple but not easy!!! Takes time!! What we are trying to do is REWIRE the brain (Tina Bryson show 126) Be witness to the presence of the emotional freight train, but let it idle My book!!! Next Fall!!! WOOHOO Our kids make mistakes Lagging skills/ impulse/ brain development – DON’T BE SURPRISED BY IT Cause and effect Pushing boundaries to know where they are and who YOU are in the process Making judgements about themselves and their peeps Trust? Safety? Dependability? Can they handle this??? BUT WHAT DO WE DO??? Alfie Kohn, Unconditional Parenting – “I am not going to sit here and pretend that I have all the answers to all of your problems. I don’t know you or your families…” What are the outcomes