Fact: Kids lie... sometimes a lot. As a parent, this drives me bananas! So why do kids lie? And how do we get them to tell the truth? David Nayer is a what I like to call a 'Communication Guide'. He studies Nonviolent Communication and is also a father so needless to say he fully understands the art of getting to the truth. In this episode, you will learn The difference between a request and a demand and how easily they are confused. What is going on when your child says NO. The number one thing you need to get an honest answer. A new way of looking at 'right and wrong"
Oh No Short Shorts!!! Talking to your kids about the birds and the bees is tough. Talking to them about the clothes they are wearing might be even harder... for other reasons. But Dr. Karen Rayne gave us some amazing advice that I promise will change how to you talk with your kids. So imagine your daughter is getting ready for school or an outing... what she has on shows way more skin than what you are comfortable with. What are you going to say to her? Are you going to tell her to change? Tell her she can't go out? it's tricking because you know the fight you will have on your hands. You can hear the doors slamming from here. But don't fret... help is here. Dr. Karen Rayne gives us some amazing value bombs that will help you navigate all of this like a pro.
Increase Your I.Q We all know there is a brain-body connection. But what if you could increase your I.Q by simply moving your body? The founder of, Horse Boy World explains how to do it. The idea of being able to increase your I.Q sounds extremely appealing to most of us. As our generation ages, we see our parents and grandparents dealing with memory loss that completely takes over their life. But it doesn't have to. Rupert Isaacson the founder and creator of Movement Method and the author of The Long Ride Home has stumbled upon a simple way to increase intelligence and is helping children worldwide. Children like his son that have not responded to typical learning environments flourish in ways their parents never thought possible. But the best part about this method is that you can do it at home, at any age, for little to no money and still see results. Listen to this weeks episode to find out the three simple things you can do today to improve your child's ability to communicate and increase their emotion regulation. Thank you so much, Rupert Isaacson and our sponsor The Boulder Baby Company.
Media, Truth, and Kids Teaching kids how to find truth in the news and mass media. When it comes to listening to the mass media most of us have a very hard time knowing if what is being presented is fact ( to say the least). So how do we teach kids to filter through the hype and find quality information? Filtering through the media to find the truth is something Jason Stapleton has mastered. He is so good at it that he has his own show, The Jason Stapleton Program, where he shares his findings and 40,000 people a day tune in to hear what he has to say. Most of what Jason dives into on his show has to do with international politics and economy. But as a father of four, and someone who's daily work is to uncover the truth regardless of who he offends. It's safe to say he know's a lot about raising free thinking, hard working kids with ethics... or as we like to call them Mavericks. In this episode, you will learn. A simple way to find the truth in the media. What the change in the U.S job market and the economy is and what you need to do to help your kids get ready for it. What Jason's biggest concern for his kids is. Hands down one of the best ways to save on your child's college degree.