Featured Episode

5 Day Challenge – Day 1

Purpose & Vision

I’m on a mission to to help parents who are struggling with their teens and
want a better relationship.This 5 Day Be the Change Challenge will help you do just that.

#049 My Top 3 Parenting Mistakes

#049 My Top 3 Parenting Mistakes

We all make parenting mistakes, being able to identify them and be aware of them empowers us to learn from them. "It's not how we make mistakes, but how we correct them that defines us." ~ Rachel Wolchin #3 Catastrophizing! This is one of my all-time favorites. Some...

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#047 You Can Transform Your Relationships

#047 You Can Transform Your Relationships

You have the power to transform YOUR relationships with others, NO MATTER WHAT! "The most important thing in life is to learn how to give out love, and to let it come in."—Morrie Schwartz, from Tuesdays with Morrie "Love cures people—both the ones who give it and the...

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#046 Interview with Real Life Mom, Diana

#046 Interview with Real Life Mom, Diana

When you realize that YOU can be the change, YOU have the power to fix ANYTHING! "It's more about me than it is about him in a lot of ways."~ Diana "Can You Fix Us?" We were hoping that you could fix us and our parenting, change our parenting, and fix our teen....

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#045 How to Leave the Herd Mentality Behind

#045 How to Leave the Herd Mentality Behind

Human beings are herd animals. We like to think, feel, and act in accordance with our herd. Just look at politics, religion, and sports as evidence. “To raise a child, it sometimes takes a village…but sometimes that village should shut up and mind their own business.”...

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#044 Myths and Truths About Procrastinating Teens

#044 Myths and Truths About Procrastinating Teens

Procrastination is a natural human habit and tendency, but you don't have to be its slave. " I procrastinated as a teen, and I turned out fine. Sometimes I had to pay the consequences, but sometimes I reaped the benefits. Now, I've learned how to be in control of how...

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#043 Interview with Real Life Dad, Louis

#043 Interview with Real Life Dad, Louis

Just about the time you think you have things figured out, everything will change! "External events should not affect how you feel." ~ Louis Wheel of Life This is a visual concept that I teach to help parents and teens understand that life is 50/50. It's 50% pleasant...

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#041 How to Use the Honeymoon Phase

#041 How to Use the Honeymoon Phase

Use the honeymoon phase to promote growth and new behaviors. “Just imagine how different the world could be if we all spoke to everyone with respect and kindness.” ~ Holly Branson What is the Honeymoon Phase? This podcast is in response to a question that I recently...

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#040 Intention After Awareness Part 2

#040 Intention After Awareness Part 2

Once we're aware of what is actually going on, we can intentionally become who we want to be. “Every human has four endowments; self-awareness, conscience, independent will, and creative imagination. These give us the ultimate human freedom. The power to choose, to...

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