Tag Archives: Progressive Parenting

OC Therapy and a Lesson on #SigeLang Parenting from a Detergent

Mess = stress. There’s no doubt about it. If you can’t stand mess, don’t have kids. It is a sure thing with them. I try not to pass my neurosis onto my kids (try being the operative word). I feel good whenever M’s former teachers from Explorations always say M has no issues exploring different textures and art materials. She … Continue reading

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An Intro to OOTD Posts: Being Un-OC about my 5yo’s Outfits

No, I’m not posting my outfits of the day.  I don’t have the style and body of ManilaFashionObserver or MyMomFriday.  These are my 5yo’s outfits (sorry Berry Dychiao, I’m a copycat!). Based on our progressive parenting sessions with Coach Pia Acevedo, we should empower our kids and give them opportunities to make their own decisions.  There are some moms that … Continue reading

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New Beginnings Topic: Progressive Discipline

In our last New Beginnings Mums support group discussion, Coach Pia talked about Disciplining with Love where I and the other mums learned about how we can implement house rules progressively. This made me realize that the traditional methods of discipline we came to grow up with are not suited for kids (and for adults too, actually). Read more about … Continue reading

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In-Law Issues: A New Beginnings Mum Support Group Hot Topic

We’ve had three New Beginnings events already (I like to call them mum support groups — like AA meetings) and in the most recent one, a lot of us mums shared our issues with our in-laws. As more mums shared, it was obvious that we had common concerns: One big issue was about in-laws “breaking the rules” that you are … Continue reading

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