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3 Reasons Your Reactions Are Blocking Connection

This is a really precious episode.

We’re talking how our reactions as moms get in the way of connection.

Oh, jeez.

For example:

When you’re tired — and wish you hadn’t said that snappy thing to your daughter…


When you’re stressed — and you wish you could have slowed down to really listen to what she was trying to tell you…

How often do you react at your daughter, and wish you’d been able to respond?


Click the video below to watch.

Do you often find yourself feeling overwhelmed, deeply emotional, or personally impacted by an interaction you have with your daughter? Are you ready to find a more effective way to manage your reactions, and perhaps learn how to respond instead? Oh mama, then this episode is for you.

Once you’ve gotten a chance to check out the video, leave a comment below.

What’s a sign for you that you’re in a reaction? And what’s one way that you can help yourself center and respond?

— because collective wisdom rocks,
and we want to hear your take.

We need each other, mama.



P.S. Forward this video to a mama who wants more connection.  Because sharing is caring, and everyone could use a stronger bond.

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