Will Parenting This Way Prepare my Child for the Real World? - S3E6

February 22, 2017

Chris, Ryan, and Kayla talk about the fear that connected parenting doesn't prepare our kids for the real world, and why the reasons behind this fear are unfounded.

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Music: "Home" by Moses Uvere

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Things People Say: I Couldn’t be a Foster Parent…

February 16, 2017

Ryan and Kayla North are joined by Chris Fonte as they discuss one of the most commonly heard concerns about being a foster parent; "It would be too hard to let anyone go." They share from their experiences how they have dealt with and processed the realities of foster parenting. 

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Into/Outro Music: Moses Uvere
Audio Engineering and Editing: Chris Fonte

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Past Failures Can’t Keep Us From Future Successes - S3E4

February 8, 2017

We have all failed as parents and wondered if our mistakes have impacted our kids negatively, but we cannot allow our past failures to keep us from being the parents our kids need us to be. The team discusses how parenting can be a source of shame and regret and how they have found that a long range view of healing can bring a new perspective to our families.

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Into/Outro Music: Moses Uvere
Audio Engineering and Editing: Chris Fonte

 

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Parenting with Fear and Regret - S3E3

February 1, 2017

Chris is joined by Ryan and Kayla North to discuss how so many of us parent from a place of fear. We all have regrets because we now know that we could have done better, but we can't let our regrets prevent us from doing better. We have to learn from our mistakes and do the best we can now that we know better. 

"Do the best you can until you know better, and when you know better do better." - Maya Angelou

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Into/Outro Music: Moses Uvere
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