This episode is all about Sibling Rivalry. In my conversation with Dr. Laura Markham, author of Peaceful Parent, Happy Kids and Peaceful Parent, How to Stop Yelling and Start Connecting and Peaceful Parent, Happy Siblings: How to Stop the Fighting and Raise Friends for Life and the popular website-Aha-Parenting filled with incredible parenting resources and support.
If you’re not familiar with Dr.Laura’s work after this episode, you’ll be a fan and want to learn more about her peaceful parenting strategies and compassionate approach to teaching parents the skills they need to be connected and feel effective parenting their children.
In this episode we explore: what’s behind sibling rivalry, what parents can do to reduce sibling rivalry and why teaching your children the skills to navigate and work through conflict with one another is an much needed life skill. We also discuss how parents can unintentionally create sibling rivalry and how the tone set by parents is the key to peaceful parenting. This is an episode you’ll enjoy and feel inspired and encouraged to stop the fighting with your kids and give them the skills to be friends for life.