The 6 Stages of attachment – and how to repair missing stages part 2

In last week’s article we’ve been looking at the six stages of attachment. We we’ve seen how there is a maturing process going on with the purpose to create solid attachment. This attachment creates a solid bond between the child and the parent, making our task as...

The 6 Stages of attachment – and how to repair missing stages part 1

Last week, I attended training for parents, provided by the school our oldest child goes to. I enjoy such trainings, as I find it highly interesting and challenging to get exposed to insights about raising my kids. There is one of the elements of that training that...

“I can’t forgive” – the perspective from someone that faced abuse

In last week's article I have been digging quite a bit into the whole subject of abuse — once again. The first time I was confronted to that subject was during my time in a Christian counseling home about 15 years ago. It was during that time I met Téo....

Ways to protect our Kids – let’s talk about the Reality of Pedophiles

Todays Post is not an easy read. However, I can assure you – it is of utmost importance.  It is a “must” for every parent to get educated about this subject. As I entered motherhood, I discovered this intense feeling I didn’t even know the existence of, before: This...

Are we acting as manager or as buffers for our children?

Being a family implies that we live in a certain society, a culture, that has its values, norms and demands. As parents we often are influenced by that pressure to fit in, to have children, who are adapted, quick and clever enough. Many times, the temptation for us...

The secret of celebrating a loved one

I’ve never been much of a birthday- person. Of course, I appreciated the gifts I received. But if someone forgot about my birthday, I didn’t really care that much. The same came true for the birthday of others. I never was good at remembering birthdays. Concerning my...

The day when I became a princess, I found my prince

I still remember that one evening, when I was sitting in front of my computer. I lived in Zurich, was about 28 years old and I was doing my studies as a small children educator. That evening I was bored and lonely. Therefore, playing around with Google, I wrote:...

Sunny day or foggy Landscape? – Embracing the seasons of your life

Where we live, wintertime is the time of the year when outside it is cold and dark. It is the time of the year when we are supposed to get lot of snow here in Switzerland. But the reality is, that in the plain where we live, we seldom have the privilege to have...

Values and norms – how understanding these two words can transform your family

Have your kids ever asked why they should do certain things a certain way? Have you ever found yourself answering them, that this is just the way everyone does it? Or did you ever meet a big amount of rules – at your church, workplace or in your own childhood – asking...

Family dynamics: The patterns of individual roles in a family part2

Last week we have been looking at two roles that children are easily adopting in any family. The roles themselves aren’t bad, they are simply part of a family dynamic. However, the more we as parents understand what’s happening, the more we can reach out to our...


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