Brave Parent Blog

Halloween Tips

Halloween Tips

The cool thing about becoming a Brave Parent at any age or stage in life, is there are always opportunities to come alongside a child and be a mentor or guide. Thanks Dad, for teaching me first hand…. There’s no such thing as other peoples’ children!

Personal Reflections on Father’s Day

Personal Reflections on Father’s Day

The cool thing about becoming a Brave Parent at any age or stage in life, is there are always opportunities to come alongside a child and be a mentor or guide. Thanks Dad, for teaching me first hand…. There’s no such thing as other peoples’ children!

Mother’s Day Thoughts

Mother’s Day Thoughts

Having just launched my heart-given book, Brave Parent, I couldn’t let Mother’s Day weekend pass without reflection.  For many this is a beautiful day of celebration and tribute.   We are most grateful because in our culture the feminine qualities of...

Uninvolved Parenting

Uninvolved Parenting

If uninvolved parenting sounds like a parent who is shrugging responsibility, you read that right.  Digging into the common definition, it literally becomes synonymous with the words neglectful parenting, a style characterized by a lack of attentiveness to a...

Some Stuff About Stuff

Some Stuff About Stuff

As sad as it is, we live in a world where material belongings have been equated with the measure of our worth.  So, most of us have succumbed to societal pressures to buy our kids lots of cool stuff.  Beautiful clothes, most desirable toys, designer labels,...