Leading by example – Calm parents can help create calm kids

How often do you rush away from work, spend your journey time worrying about the tasks you’ve left undone, and/or working out who has to be where when that afternoon and evening, and then start shouting instructions to all and sundry from the moment you open the front door? The Health and Safety Executive’s definition […]

How to teach kids who don’t want to learn meditation!

Hi – this is my first, ever video blog!  I thought I would just give it a go (so feedback is welcome!) The blog has got 5 easy tips on how to help teach kids meditation and mindfulness – especially if they don’t want to learn! Enjoy! [hana-flv-player video=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=deFV7aAhZIM” width=”400″ description=”” player=”5″ autoload=”true” autoplay=”false” loop=”false” […]

Happy parents = Happy Kids? Attachment Parenting

I was delighted to be asked to speak at the Happy Parenting summit (online) that started this week. It’s 25 experts from around the world giving advice  about a more happy parenting experience and the affect on their kids.  (My piece on teaching meditation to kids is on Friday 9th August 2013 but it’s recorded so […]

Being Challenged and Learning from it…

I have been teaching meditation for years now and all types of meditation are of interest to me.  I don’t believe there is only one way to meditate and that an individual has to find the way that works for them.  Children are the same – individuals – so if we bear this in mind […]