41 episodes

Parenting isn’t for the faint hearted so join us for a big dose of encouragement and real life. Get yourself free so you can parent from a healthy place and in turn RAISE THEM FREE.

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    • Kids & Family

Parenting isn’t for the faint hearted so join us for a big dose of encouragement and real life. Get yourself free so you can parent from a healthy place and in turn RAISE THEM FREE.

    Parenting EMOTIONS How to teach Emotional Intelligence with Rosie Snowzell

    Parenting EMOTIONS How to teach Emotional Intelligence with Rosie Snowzell

    I join Rose Snowzell as we talk about what it really means to understand your kid emotions and how from birth we learn to use our own mother intuition. Taking that deeper look into why they are reacting the way they are. But also how Josh and Rose

    - Use music in their home
    - Prevent the big emotions getting too much
    - Employ laughter as medicine 
    - Give their kids their own emotional intelligence

    Its funny, real and packed with great advice.

    YOU'VE GOT THIS

    Saz x

    • 35 min
    Parenting EMOTIONS Helping different Characters

    Parenting EMOTIONS Helping different Characters

    Naomi Coppock walks us through how She approaches emotions with her kids. She talks openly with her 5 kids about their feelings, Talks through when and how best to go on their own personal little journeys. 
    - Is time out right?
    - When is it best to talk emotions?
    - How do we make a safe space for our kids to express their emotions?

    Laugh with us and if you do know how to stop kids interrupting...please let me know .

    YOU'VE GOT THIS

    • 36 min
    Parenting EMOTIONS A Dads perspective with Dave Thomas

    Parenting EMOTIONS A Dads perspective with Dave Thomas

    How do dads do it? Control their emotions? Keep their cool? I join Dave Thomas as we talk about how Dads parent emotions. We talk about therapeutic parenting, getting involved in the big joyful emotions and how we as parents can use words to change a situation.

    • 39 min
    Parenting EMOTIONS - Why we parent ourself first

    Parenting EMOTIONS - Why we parent ourself first

    Join me (Saz Thomas) as I give you an overview of this series. My heart behind why its so important we parent our own emotions before we try and parent our children's. You asked for a series on emotions so we are talking about how to handle BOTH your emotions and your kids emotions. 
    Through some painful parenting moments I realised I’m not always capable of controling my emotions and it got me thinking...we must always parent ourselves first. In this episode I talk about leading your child out of emotional places and self control.

    Join me for a powerful series and remember 
    YOU'VE GOT THIS 

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    Thank you so much love
    Saz x

    • 17 min
    How to control your kids...Reins or no reins & parenting beyond toddlers

    How to control your kids...Reins or no reins & parenting beyond toddlers

    It's a contentious parenting podcast...but know our hearts we believe you're the best one to make decisions for your kids. In this final episode in our "You Asked For It" series we tackle the question "Should I use Reigns for my child?" Naomi Coppock and I talk openly and honestly about our experiences and choices. We also talk about teenagers and letting your child go so don't limit this podcast to just those toddler parenting years. 
    we answer the questions
    - Should we use reigns for our kids?
    - How to grow trust with your children?
    - Should we give our children boundaries?

    We are honest, real and non judging...Take confidence your decisions matter.

    YOU'VE GOT THIS

    Love Saz x

    • 18 min
    Should we step into sibling arguments? if so How?

    Should we step into sibling arguments? if so How?

    So we set our new year resolution to not being shouty parents, a fresh start and our kids got that post Christmas arguing down to a T. Should we step in when they are arguing? Should we let them learn in the moment? Tired of being the family peace negotiator?
    We’ve got some tips and tricks for handling those inevitable moments.
    Naomi Coppock and I talk 
    - What age and when to step into arguments
    - How to manage those emotional moments
    - How to teach your kids to take responsibility, say sorry and forgive.

    Let’s be honest of you have more than one child this is a must!
    YOU'VE GOT THIS 

    Love Saz x

    • 15 min

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