Does the Circle Work with Your Teen?

R upture! The word alone sounds like, ‘I blew it and it's over!’ I felt like that happened between me and my 13-year-old daughter last week. We’d had a busy…

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Parenting Many Children

“It was a bit of a nightmare really. Angus, my 3-year-old, needed a diaper change but was really resisting that, screaming, and trying to run away. I finally got it…

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Is Shark Music Predictable?

M y one-year-old son was having a bath the other night and was playing happily in the tub. He has these bath stickers with little suction cups on the back…

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All Fall Down

I t’s not always easy to know what our children need. I’ve recently had lots of moments of missing the mark with my infant daughter as she learns to move…

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Home School Helpline: COSP

The following reflection comes from a Mom and Registered COSP Facilitator from Ireland as she navigates changes to home life during the COVID-19 pandemic. We are now in the third…

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She Likes Dad More

We all have Shark Music - Welcome to the Club. The goal is not to get rid of it, but to begin to observe when it arises and how it…

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I’m Anxious that She’s Anxious

Whenever my daughter is in a new environment, meeting other kids, going to a party, going back to school after the weekend, she becomes very clingy and shy. My usually…

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The Stories our Shark Music Tells Us

This week, a parent asked me “Are the stories in my head about my parenting and my child Shark Music?”. She went on to share that since becoming a parent,…

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