Nurture your child's heart & brain

The Struggle is Real Parenting Podcast - Nurture Your Child's Brain and Heart
The Struggle is Real: Modern Parenting

Let's focus on what it takes to raise the whole child. What is the science of the brain and heart and how does this play a role in our children’s development? We'll bring awareness to some of the newest understandings science brings to bear on child development and how this impacts our parenting practice. 

The podcasts in this section are aligned with chapter four of the book, The Struggle is Real: Parenting in the 21st Century.


Childhood stress is a thing

Did you know that children may start to experience stress as early as 3-years old? Your child may not be learning or growing as he/she...

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Play by play of a child's brain

Young children are deeply affected by their early experiences. So how do these experiences actually affect the way children's brains become "wired," building the architecture...

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Raising the brainy child

Are you a competitive parent? You may be using your children’s results to boost your parental ego and it’s doing more harm than good. Tune...

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Feel this, feel that

Helping your kids understand their emotions Sometimes kids just don't know what they're feeling. Other times, they don't know how to deal with their emotions...

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