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Talking To Your Baby, Your Family & Yourself with Compassionate Communication

What do you say when your child says, “No!”? Practical and immediate ways to dissolve parent/child power struggles are available through Compassionate Communication, AKA Nonviolent Communication, or NVC. There is a way to hear the “yes” underneath the “No!” and let the “No!” lead to a more satisfying connection and relationship. Marshall Rosenberg developed the…

Simplify, simplify, simplify.

Yes, that’s it. The parenting tip we can all celebrate: “Simplify, simplify, simplify,” is sage wisdom from visionary architect, Nader Khalili. A Comforting To-Do List Imagine your list beginning with “Simplify, simplify, simplify.” Repeating these words consistently brings order to any list of things to do. No matter what crowds the brain demanding a brilliant…

Healthy Child Healthy World, Coming Together

For nearly 20 years, Healthy Child Healthy World has selectively collaborated with groups and companies that focus on reducing and eliminating chemical exposure in home products, furnishings, personal care products, and food. In doing so, the organization supports protective policies, and engages the public to take action in their personal lives by making greener, cleaner, and safer…

The Beginning

In her doctoral thesis Evelin Kirkilionis gives evidence that human babies are adapted to be carried because of various behavioural patterns, physiological and anatomical characteristics. Moreover, she demonstrated that babies are adapted to be always in close contact to the parents and to be carried in upright posture. Her research defeated the common opinion in…

Special Care for Special Needs

Handicapped and crippled used to be terms for the disabled and now “Special Needs has become an umbrella underneath which a staggering array of diagnoses can be placed. Children with special needs may have mild learning disabilities or profound mental retardation; food allergies or terminal illnesses; developmental delays or serious psychiatric problems. (Terry Mauro, About.com)…

Adjust World

In May 2010 Maui based chiropractor, Tracey Wright, D.C., embarked on a journey to Fortaleza, Brazil. There she joined 15 other chiropractors from around the world. The bond that magnetized them was AdjustWorld, a non-profit organization whose mission is to share Chiropractic throughout the world in order to allow individuals of all ages to clearany…

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