Why your child doesn't owe anyone a hug this holiday season By Jailan HeidarEvery holiday season or big family event I see the same thing. Kids being told to go ahead and give a friend or relative they haven't seen in ages a hug or a kiss. Sometimes pressure being put...read more
The visualization technique that will help you go from chaos to calm in minutes By Jailan Heidar When I talk with mamas, one of the most frequent questions I get asked is; "How do I stay calm when my child is driving me crazy?" or "This all sounds great but how can I...read more
Forcing your child to say hello, shake hands, give a kiss or hug to a friend, acquaintance or relative. What do you think? I just had an encounter last week at dinner where a complete stranger (restaurant owner) decided he could ruffle my 3-year old's hair and then...read more
5 simple changes that transformed my parenting that you can do too By Jailan Heidar I don't know about you but 2017 has been a whirlwind of a year for me! After settling in from our move from Amsterdam to Munich last year and taking a breather. I started getting to...read more
8 Positive Parenting Books you Should Read this Summer Bright from the Start by Jill Stamm Positive Discipline The First 3 Years by Jane Nelson How To Talk So Little Kids Will Listen by Joanne Faber & Julie King Siblings Without Rivalry: How to Help Your Children Live...read more
I know a lot of families just started school this last month and things get a little busy in the morning getting everyone out the door on time. Some of you may be feeling overwhelmed or frustrated in the morning because of this and I want to help you with that!...read more
I’m Jailan, a mama of two and a parent educator. For the last 10 years I’ve been helping parents like you find positive and respectful solutions for everyday parenting struggles while also taking care of themselves.
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