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GIVEAWAY!

Hey everyone! I’m speaking at this event Saturday on being gentle with yourself and your family. I’m offering some chances to win tickets and goodies over at the Hamburg Essential Oils page. 😊  **GIVEAWAY** I’m giving away FOUR tickets to An Essential Event (happening THIS Saturday)!! https://www.facebook.com/events/120430665252015/?ti=icl Along with your FREE ticket, you get to… Read More GIVEAWAY!

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How We Avoid Punishing Our Children

I often see comments in gentle parenting boards asking, “If you don’t punish, what do you do?” Or, “There are definitely circumstances where punishments are necessary, right?” As a BCBA (Board Certified Behavior Analyst), I frequently have to hold back from defining the term ‘punishment’ because I know that’s not exactly what folks mean. I… Read More How We Avoid Punishing Our Children

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Mother’s Day Events at The Gentle Parenting Institute!

Don’t forget! Tomorrow we are celebrating our Moms and everything they do at our studio tomorrow! Check out everything that’s happening here: We’re kicking off the day with Mama Zen and a Peppa Pig Tea Party (reservations were required). After, from 1:00pm-3:00pm we’ll have LuLaRoe Jamie & Kate set up shop for one of their awesome… Read More Mother’s Day Events at The Gentle Parenting Institute!

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Gentle Parenting of WNY Guideline #2

The Gentle Parenting of WNY Facebook group is growing, and I’ve been revising and posting our group’s guidelines so members can see. I figured I’d put them up on the blog, too. If you’re not yet part of the group, join here! If you haven’t yet liked The Gentle Parenting Institute Facebook business page, do it!

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Gentle Parenting of WNY Guideline #1

The Gentle Parenting of WNY Facebook group is growing, and I’ve been revising and posting our group’s guidelines so members can see. I figured I’d put them up on the blog, too. If you’re not yet part of the group, join here! If you haven’t yet liked The Gentle Parenting Institute Facebook business page, do it!