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*Formerly the Joyful Mud Puddles Podcast* Discover more joy and peace in your family with support you can count on in your parenting journey. Here on The Parenting Coach Podcast you'll hear all about gentle, peaceful, positive parenting. Meaghan Jackson is a gentle parenting coach. She has taken her passion for bringing peaceful calm to family life and pairs that with her background in education to help parents become more confident and well equipped. As a successful business owner, entrepreneur and homeschooling mom, Meaghan understands the difficulties that many parents go through trying to juggle it all. Her family struggles and transformation is what led Meaghan to become a parenting coach because she desires for others to rediscover the joy in parenting. What questions would you like to ask a parenting coach? www.gentleparentingcoach.com

*Formerly the Joyful Mud Puddles Podcast* Discover more joy and peace in your family with support you can count on in your parenting journey. Here on The Parenting Coach Podcast you'll hear all about gentle, peaceful, positive parenting. Meaghan Jackson is a gentle parenting coach. She has taken her passion for bringing peaceful calm to family life and pairs that with her background in education to help parents become more confident and well equipped. As a successful business owner, entrepreneur and homeschooling mom, Meaghan understands the difficulties that many parents go through trying to juggle it all. Her family struggles and transformation is what led Meaghan to become a parenting coach because she desires for others to rediscover the joy in parenting. What questions would you like to ask a parenting coach? www.gentleparentingcoach.com

Location:

Canada

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*Formerly the Joyful Mud Puddles Podcast* Discover more joy and peace in your family with support you can count on in your parenting journey. Here on The Parenting Coach Podcast you'll hear all about gentle, peaceful, positive parenting. Meaghan Jackson is a gentle parenting coach. She has taken her passion for bringing peaceful calm to family life and pairs that with her background in education to help parents become more confident and well equipped. As a successful business owner, entrepreneur and homeschooling mom, Meaghan understands the difficulties that many parents go through trying to juggle it all. Her family struggles and transformation is what led Meaghan to become a parenting coach because she desires for others to rediscover the joy in parenting. What questions would you like to ask a parenting coach? www.gentleparentingcoach.com

Language:

English

Contact:

9056301237


Episodes

Taking a break

12/11/2021
It is time for me to follow my own advice and really assess what is most important for our family at this time. I will be taking a break from the podcast and I hope to see you again in the new year. Have a joyful Holiday Season, a Merry Christmas, and a very Happy New Year!

Duration:00:01:48

Making the Holidays Meaningful

11/30/2021
How can you make the holidays meaningful? The Holiday Season is here. Lots of parties, events, and excitement. Will you get caught up in all the business of Christmas or be more intentional and meaningful? Blog post with round up of all my Christmas posts (including several on how to avoid holiday meltdowns) https://gentleparentingcoach.com/2021/11/23/making-the-holidays-meaningful/ 1. Decide what is most important to your family. 2. Focus on connection. 3. Keep it simple. 4. Slowdown...

Duration:00:14:10

Cleaning playroom and other listener questions

11/8/2021
In this video I talk about several topics while answering questions from my Facebook community all about consequences, cleaning playrooms, and what strgeties they should use as gentle parents. YouTube video: https://youtu.be/nZoJeRHmj98 * Parenting with the end in mind, being intentional and having a plan * Tools and strategies to use as a peaceful parent * Consequences and agreements and how to use them * How to get kids to clean the playroom I mention this free workshop How to Avoid...

Duration:00:37:29

Playful in Parenting with Sarah R Moore

10/18/2021
Children love to play. Using playfulness as a strategy is effective in parenting. It helps to bring the joy back into your family! In this episode I ask Sarah: Because playful parenting is something that it just really clicks with the kids. They're playful. And I'm just curious, how can we bring that into our parenting? What's an example of how you can Use that in like an everyday situation, you know? How can playfulness come into that to help regulate their emotions? What can I do if...

Duration:00:28:50

How to teach gratitude in children

10/11/2021
Parents have high hopes that their children will be generous, thankful and want to serve others. Although these qualities come naturally in some children, for many it needs to be taught and worked on daily. With the holiday season coming up how do we cultivate this spirit of gratitude in our children? Read the full blog post here https://gentleparentingcoach.com/2021/10/11/how-to-teach-gratitude-in-children/ Links I mentioned in the episode Gentle Parenting Summit Finally Family...

Duration:00:13:03

Gentle Christian Parenting with Christina Dronen

9/27/2021
In this podcast episode I ask Christina all about... YouTube Episode here https://youtu.be/JBzwROnI3Es Blog Post https://gentleparentingcoach.com/2021/09/27/gentle-christian-parenting-interview-with-christina-dronen/ Some books we mentioned How to Talk so Kids will Listen and Listen so Kids will Talk Christina's Bible Study Guides Gentle Parenting Summit October 4-8 Gentle Parenting Summit FREE PASS Connect with Christina Dronen Website...

Duration:00:35:38

Should I spank my child? A deeper look at why you should NOT spank

9/20/2021
< Full blog post with references and further links https://gentleparentingcoach.com/2021/09/20/should-i-spank-my-child/ In this episode I talk about: Further links mentioned in the episode: Gentleness in the Bible Gentle Parenting Summit Connect with Meaghan Jackson Gentle Parenting Coach Website https://www.gentleparentingcoach.com Facebook https://www.facebook.com/gentleparentingcoach Instagram https://www.instagram.com/gentleparentingcoach Facebook community...

Duration:00:13:14

Communicating with Gentleness and Empathy

9/13/2021
As a parent you want to communicate with gentleness and empathy. Modelling for your children how to be kind and respectful is very important to you. Blog post https://gentleparentingcoach.com/2021/09/13/communicating-with-gentleness-and-empathy/ In this episode I talk about Links mentioned in the episode Non Violent Communication Joyful Motherhood Devotional Gentle Parenting Summit Connect with Meaghan Jackson Gentle Parenting Coach Website...

Duration:00:15:41

Gentle Parenting - Interview with Angela Harders

9/6/2021
This week I speak with Angela Harders of Peaceful Worldschoolers all about gentle parenting and Gospel-Based Parenting Blog post: https://gentleparentingcoach.com/2021/09/06/interview-with-angela-harders/ In this episode: Angela shares how she learned about gentle parenting We discuss about what gentle parenting is Gentleness and schools Gentle parenting in the Bible, Gospel-based Parenting Angela shares about her books We announce the Gentle Parenting Summit Meet Angela...

Duration:00:30:56

The Secret of peaceful parents

8/23/2021
The secret to those who have discovered a more peaceful, respectful way of parenting is that they have a different mindset towards parenting. They have a different internal dialogue that translates into how they relate to their children. Blog post https://gentleparentingcoach.com/2021/08/23/the-secret-of-peaceful-parents/ So how can we parent with a new perspective? How can we manage our own emotions while parenting at the same time? Notice your triggers. Stop and pause. Reduce Stress...

Duration:00:12:41

Tips to transition into the school year

8/16/2021
As you move from your summer rhythm and schedule into the fall, I’ve got some tips to help you ease that transition. Tips to transition to school or daycare Join us in the Joy-Filled Parenting Roadmap for more in-depth support and community Connect with Meaghan Jackson Website https://www.gentleparentingcoach.com Facebook https://www.facebook.com/gentleparentingcoach Instagram https://www.instagram.com/gentleparentingcoach Facebook group...

Duration:00:11:13

How to Thrive as a Working Parent Part 2: Caring for yourself

8/9/2021
When was the last time you yelled, or blew up? Were you at the end of your rope, running on empty? You can't give to your work or your family when you are feeling like that. In order to thrive you must take care of yourself too. It isn't selfish it is essential. Get the Guide Blog post https://gentleparentingcoach.com/2021/09/28/thrive-as-a-working-parent-caring-for-yourself Check in How are you feeling right now? What do you need in order to feel more grounded and calm? Just like you...

Duration:00:30:45

How to Thrive as a Working Parent: Part 1 Being Proactive and Living Intentionally

8/2/2021
No one wants to be blindsided or caught off guard. As a busy working parent you already know that you need to juggle a lot of schedules, responsibilities and people. Let's use your strengths to help reduce feeling overwhelmed. Blog post https://gentleparentingcoach.com/2021/08/02/thrive-as-a-working-parent-being-intentional YouTube version https://youtu.be/ekyAWizUO08 Get the Guide Tips Reflection questions What skills and strengths do you use at work? What are all the thing you do...

Duration:00:29:50

Sensitive and Strong - Interview with Cheri Gregory

7/26/2021
Have you ever been told you are too sensitive? There can be a log of stigma around being a sensitive person. Being a Highly Sensitive Person (HSP) is an incredible blessing. Today on the podcast we are talking about being sensitive and strong with author Cheri Gregory. Full blog post here In this episode I ask Cheri: Meet Cheri Gregory Through Scripture and storytelling, Cheri Gregory delights in helping women draw closer to Jesus, the strength of every tender heart. She is the co-leader...

Duration:00:25:56

Traveling with Children - Interview with Christina Vieira

7/19/2021
Traveling as a family can be a wonderful way to bond and create memories that will last a life time. Vacations allow us to explore the world, meet new people and learn about different cultures. It can also be really stressful for parents to plan, which is why I'm thrilled to chat with Christina Vieira of Showcase the World Travel. Full blog post here In this episode I ask Christina How can we raising kids who love traveling? Why is it important to start traveling while they are...

Duration:00:16:55

Summer announcements

6/28/2021
This summer I'll be taking a short break from the podcast. I'll be sharing some of the most popular episodes from The Parenting Coach Podcast with you. The reason I'm taking a break is to work on launching an incredible program. All parents want to have a close connection with their children and a peaceful home. Unfortunately most busy working parents find they get overwhelmed by the chaos at home. They feel guilty for resorting to shouting and punishing their kids hoping it will motivate...

Duration:00:11:27

Returning to work after maternity leave - Interview with Lori M

6/21/2021
Returning to work after maternity leave can be stressful. It takes careful planing and caring for yourself. This week on The Parenting Coach Podcast I had a wonderful interview with Lori Mihalich-Levin from Mindful Return. Lori shares some fantastic tips for parents returning from maternity leave. Full Blog Post In this episode I ask Lori: How did Mindful Return get started? What does mindful return mean? Have you seen a shift at all in how employers are working with parents returning...

Duration:00:28:21

Celebrating Fathers - Interview with Brad Moser

6/14/2021
Fathers day is coming up and I want to give a big shout out to all the amazing Dads out there. YouTube https://youtu.be/_b3nJqa8Pm8 In this episode I ask Brad What are fathers doing well these days? What have you noticed in your practice? What is something fathers struggle with the most in parenting? Any tips or suggestions? Some listeners are mothers, hoping to get their partners on board with a more positive, gentler approach to parenting. What do you find dads respond best to? Meet...

Duration:00:17:53

Navigating sharing - Interview with Erin Fleming

6/7/2021
Sharing has always been a tricky situation to handle with children. Today on the Parenting Coach Podcast I am talking with Erin Fleming, Unschooling and Parenting Coach, about navigating sharing. You'll notice that Meaghan's audio is rather scratchy. Oh the joys of poor internet signal. But we laugh about it and keep going. View the blog post and full show-notes here: https://www.joyfulmudpuddles.com/navigating-sharing-interview-with-erin-fleming In this episode we talk about: About Erin...

Duration:00:28:26

Dealing with big emotions-parenting during a pandemic

5/31/2021
Dealing with emotions can be exhausting for parents. For many families the pandemic isn't over yet and they are looking for ways to handle tantrums and big feelings. Today I am sharing my top 5 tips for weary parents and caregivers. Blog post https://www.joyfulmudpuddles.com/dealing-with-emotions-parenting-during-the-pandemic YouTV Halton Interview https://youtu.be/3R5kBf3wXQs 1. Take care of yourself 2. Be proactive 3. Meet what needs you can 4. Offer empathy when dealing with...

Duration:00:19:03