The Mama Instincts Podcast

The Mama Instincts Podcast

The Mama Instincts Podcast - a podcast for moms that want to confidently raise happy, healthy and mindful children by connecting with their intuition, learning about alternative parenting ways and living a more natural life. Join me, and hundreds of mothers, on this journey of becoming a more peaceful, intuitive and loving mom. This podcast covers: Positive Parenting, Intuitive Parenting, Mindset, Self-Care for moms and Natural Living. **New episodes every Wednesday**... Show More

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Imagine a life where you never got a say. How would that make you feel and how would you even learn to make good choices? This what being a kid feels like sometimes.

That's why I want to share with you a simple activity we call "Kid Time". By practicing this activity children feel like they have some control over their lives, learn to make good choices and discover new things they love.

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Many of us live our lives on autopilot, without even realizing it. The problem with living on autopilot is that we end up repeating our parents’ old patterns and life just happens to us.

If you’ve ever wondered how you can start changing your life for the better and how you change the way you parent, this is episode is for you.

On this podcast episode I talk to you about:

  • The role of your s... Read more

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  • On today's podcast episode we're going to talk about how powerful our beliefs are when it comes to shaping our lives and how you can use this power to shape your child's internal voice.

     

    *The Mama Instincts Podcast is proudly sponsored by Regular Girl - a symbiotic blend of soluble fiber and probiotics. Use code MAMA at checkout to get 10% off y... Read more

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    In honor of my 4 year old's birthday, I'm sharing with you the story of how she came into the world.

    Yes, you read the title right. She ended up being born in our home, when our original plan was to have her at a hospital. And on this episode I tell you all about it and what we did afterwards.

    This is the story of my unplanned home birth.

     

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    The Mama Instincts Podcast is back after the summer break!

    Taking a break is always good, because it gives you a refreshed new look on life. On this podcast episode I share with you a few surprising realizations I had this summer that are helping me become an even more loving and peaceful parent.

    This episode will inspire you! And it sets the tone for our future episodes so I hope you enjoy it.

     

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    As moms we tend to put ourselves last, especially when we have young kids. Sometimes even the thought of making time for ourselves can sound stressful because time is one of the things we all could use more of. But in order to be a peaceful, patient and loving parent you need to feel this way inside first.

    How can we accomplish this easily? By practicing self-care! Self-care doesn't need to be hard, elaborate nor take... Read more

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    How do you get your child to cooperate? And is it possible to get your child to cooperate in a happy manner and without tears? Yes! Teaching cooperation in children is not only an important lifeskill they need to develop but it's essential to have a happy home life.

    On this podcast episode I am going to show you how to get your child to cooperate using positive parenting strategies. In other words, you will learn how ... Read more

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    Do you ever go to bed thinking tomorrow you're going to rock at this parenting thing only to wake up feeling exhausted and like there's nothing left of you to give? Or maybe you started off your day feeling great but as the hours went by exhaustion started creeping in and you find yourself being less patient with your kids...

    If you're a parent of little ones this is probably something you struggle with regula... Read more

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    Tantrums can be quite challenging on their own but when they happen in public, that adds a whole another layer to this challenge. You might be out and about with a tight schedule and little time to handle a tantrum or you might have strangers giving you judging looks and making hard to deal with your child's tantrum. Regardless of where the tantrum is taking in place, the best thing we can do is to come up with a way to hand... Read more

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    There are so many decisions you have to make when you have children, from what to feed them to how to discipline them. Parenting is a wonderful journey with many ups and downs but things can get rough when those around you aren't supportive of your parenting style. 

    So, how do we deal with friends and family when they are not supportive about how we choose to parent our children? That is exactly what we will ... Read more

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    Meditation is not something you can only do alone, in a quiet room, with the right incense and when everything has aligned for you. Meditation means to look within, to be aware of yourself, to quiet down your mind and be in stillness, live in the true present moment...and we can accomplish this while being with our kids.

    Meditation can happen while you're on-the-go, while you're cooking or cleaning, runni... Read more

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    Self-development is not a luxury, it is not selfish. Working on yourself not only improves your own quality of life but makes you a better parent because you become aware of things you were doing on auto-pilot, like yelling when your kids are not listening.

    It's when we work on ourselves and recognize what we're thinking and feeling that we can stop unwanted reactions and parenting ways. Self-Development is how we... Read more

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    Have you ever had a gut feeling that you followed and it lead you to an amazing experience? Or maybe you've had a hunch and you didn't listen to it only to find out things would have been better had you listened it?

    We all have gut feelings, hunches or a little voice that's guiding us in our lives, it is called intuition and it's powerful. Our intuition is one of the greatest tools we have in life! It guid... Read more

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    In an era where everything is go-go-go and when so much is expected of us it is easy to feel overwhelmed, lose yourself and get in a funk.

    And getting in a funk, feeling down is something that happens to everyone. No exception! But, what happens when in get in a funk? Does it ruin the rest of your day? The rest of your week? Does it affect your relationships or how you parent?

    On this podcast episode I'm going ... Read more

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    Dr. Bill Sears is renown pediatrician and author of over 40 books. He supports alternative parenting ways, like attachment and positive parenting and believes every mom knows what's best for her child.

    On this interview with Dr. Sears we covered important parenting topics, like how to positively discipline children, why moms should trust their instincts and how to keep your marriage alive, even when practicin... Read more

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    As parents we have the power to stop the negative self-talk and replace it with positive self-talk. Doing this is not as simple as telling your child "you can do this!", because that doesn't always work or have an impact on your children.

    On this podcast episode I'm going to show you the 3 letter word than has taken my children from "I can't" to "I can". This simple yet powerful word ha... Read more

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    Have you ever wondered why some parents seem to be more calm than others? Would you like to be a more peaceful and calm parent but not sure where to even start?

    It all starts with YOU. All you need are simple strategies that you can implement in your life to be a more calm, peaceful and loving parent (and person too!).

    On this episode Mama Instincts talks about:

  • The most important thing you can do every sin... Read more

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  • Have you ever taken your child out to run errands only to end up with an upset child and only half of your to do list done? Have you ever gotten frustrated because your child is simply not cooperating?

    You are not alone. This has happened to ALL of us.

    But, what if I told you there's a way to make your every day life a lot smoother?

    On this episode Mama Instincts talks about:

  • Setting expectations... Read more

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  • Have you ever thought about using humor as a way to discipline your children? After trying many different tactics, humor was the only thing that stopped our toddler from bitting.

    In this episode Mama Instincts talks about:

  • How to use humor as a way to discipline children
  • Why is humor so important
  • How to use humor as a parenting tool
  • When to use humor with children
  • The benefits of us... Read more

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  • Yelling comes natural to many people because it's how most of us were raised. But is it the right way to discipline? Are children truly learning their lessons or are they complying out of fear?

    In this episode Mama Instincts talks about:

  • Why most parents yell
  • What happens to children when you yell at them
  • How to discipline without yelling
  • Things we can do instead of ye... Read more

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