Healing Through Parenting

Healing Through Parenting

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  I emerged from childhood with a lot of healing to do. On this I know I am not unique. Prior to motherhood, I did strive to be my best self, and some of that did include working through some of those wounds that stuck out most. But only once I emerged from the pregnancy chrysalis as a mother was I able to access my emotional depths. In hearing my baby cry, I heard my own unanswered cries. And in holding my child close with responsive empathy, I was soothing my own inner child. I could feel her tears drying […]

Natural Trauma Recovery

Natural Trauma Recovery

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  My master’s degree is in therapy, which means I was trained to make my living off childhood trauma and the lifelong vibrations we feel from those chords being continually restruck. In becoming a mother and synthesizing these 2 worlds of knowledge and experience, I sought a parenting path that could provide a childhood my children wouldn’t need to heal from. This has led me to attachment parenting, unschooling, and what I have come to refer to as natural sleep, parenting, and learning. But life is a rich tapestry of experiences, holding a broad spectrum of emotional colors and textures. […]