Positive Parenting: Hello! My Name is “Praise”

positive_Parenting_tipOur Yogi Parenting audio tips are presented every Friday by Michaela Turner, BS Ed, CYKT, YKT, Co-creator of the Yogi Parenting course.


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If you are ready for parenting to be easier, more fun and less stressful, sign up for a free Yogi Parenting lesson.

Michaela is a 30-year veteran educator and a Certified YogaKids® Teacher and Trainer. In addition to Yogi Parenting, she teaches yoga baby and yoga kids classes for children throughout St. Louis, Missouri.

How to Empower Our Kids: Responsibility

We are so excited to be partnering with Myself Belts on this video series, providing tips for you on how to empower our kids! In my experience with my girl and boy, there’s nothing like that, “I did it myself moment!” You see them puff up with pride, like Anne Jordan says. And, you actually feel yourself puff up with pride for them too!

One of the things that Talia notes in this segment is that giving them the responsibility of getting ready in the morning is one less thing for her to do. That’s the beauty of the Yoga Parenting approach of being “the guide by the side.” [Read more…]

Positive Parenting: Manners

positive_Parenting_tipOur Yogi Parenting audio tips are presented every Friday by Michaela Turner, BS Ed, CYKT, YKT, Co-creator of the Yogi Parenting course.


Listen to this :15 AUDIO TIP:

If you are ready for parenting to be easier, more fun and less stressful, sign up for a free Yogi Parenting lesson.

Michaela is a 30-year veteran educator and a Certified YogaKids® Teacher and Trainer. In addition to Yogi Parenting, she teaches yoga baby and yoga kids classes for children throughout St. Louis, Missouri.

How to Manage Relationships, Online and Offline

Like it or not, your kids are getting online. And they are likely to be more versed on making “friends” than we are. At some point, they’ll get a weird message or get unfriended. *gasp* So how are we going to guide them in the world of Club Penguin and Pixie Hollow?

Youthologist, Vanessa Van Petten shares her thoughts. What are yours?
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How to Diffuse Anger

Expert Mommy and Play Therapist, Pam Dyson shares some constructive tips on how to respond to our kids (or our own) anger! The next time our kids “lose it,” remember that they learn a lot from modeling. *wink* What do you think?

Practical Mommy is Ria Sharon, co-creator of the Yogi Parenting course. If you are ready for parenting to be easier, more fun and less stressful, sign up for a free Yogi Parenting lesson.

How to Let Go

Fans of the the book, Blessings of a Skinned Knee will like this segment with licensed Parent Coach, Mary Jo Corcoran. She points out that our “job” as parents is to establish a pattern of allowing our kids to be responsible. And this means, allowing them to fail! Mary Jo gives us some pointers on how to guide them in the tween years. [Read more…]

Positive Parenting Tip: Peace

positive_Parenting_tipOur Yogi Parenting audio tips are presented every Friday by Michaela Turner, BS Ed, CYKT, YKT, Co-creator of the Yogi Parenting course.

Listen to this :15 AUDIO TIP:

If you are ready for parenting to be easier, more fun and less stressful, sign up for a free Yogi Parenting lesson.

Michaela is a 30-year veteran educator and a Certified YogaKids® Teacher and Trainer. In addition to Yogi Parenting, she teaches yoga baby and yoga kids classes for children throughout St. Louis, Missouri.

Positive Parenting Tip: Satisfaction!

positive_Parenting_tipOur Yogi Parenting audio tips are presented every Friday by Michaela Turner, BS Ed, CYKT, YKT, Co-Founder Yogi Parenting

Listen to this :15 AUDIO TIP:

Michaela is a 30 year veteran educator and a Certified YogaKids Teacher and Trainer. She teaches yoga baby and yoga kids classes for children throughout St. Louis, Missouri. As the Co-founder of the online parenting course, Yogi Parenting, Michaela offers tips on parenting and seminars nationally, blending her joy for yoga with her love for children.

Positive Parenting Tip: Made A Mess?

positive_Parenting_tipOur Yogi Parenting audio tips are presented every Friday by Michaela Turner, BS Ed, CYKT, YKT, Co-Founder Yogi Parenting

Listen to this :15 AUDIO TIP:

Michaela is a 30 year veteran educator and a Certified YogaKids Teacher and Trainer. She teaches yoga baby and yoga kids classes for children throughout St. Louis, Missouri. As the Co-founder of the online parenting course, Yogi Parenting, Michaela offers tips on parenting and seminars nationally, blending her joy for yoga with her love for children.

How To “BE” With Your Tweens

Picture: Camp Weloki Fall Weekend

If you’ve been wondering about things you can do with your tween to create connection, look no further. This list of 10 fun and creative ideas, brought to you by Camp Weloki Founder and My Mommy Manual “Expert Daddy”  Dr. Tim Jordan, is sure to get you started!

1. Ask your tween what they’d like to do: Give them more and more control as each year goes by as to the what, when and where you might spend some one-on-one time together. [Read more…]