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Empowering Children Through Supportive Parenting: Fostering Independence, Resilience, and Decision-Making Skills

Navigating the journey of parenthood often involves mastering the art of helping kids make decisions without stepping in to take control. It’s undoubtedly challenging, especially when we witness our children facing difficulties. Whether you’ve… Experienced the heart-wrenching moment of detaching from your child’s embrace on their first day of school, Allowed them to cut their […]


Reporting from the World Culture Festival!


This past week, I let you know all about the World Culture Festival in Washington D.C. This weekend, I’m here along with 600,000 others! I wanted to share with you some of the amazing highlights of performances and speakers over the past three days: An unprecedented event, WCF marks 42 years of service by the Art of […]

World Culture Festival!

Exciting news! I am SOOOO honored to have been asked to be one of the emcees on the opening day of The World Culture Festival in Washington, DC at 6 pm on Sept. 29th, 2023! In the city of freedom, liberty, and justice for all, the festival is a coming together in the spirit of […]


Empowering Parents: Strategies to Nurture Children’s Emotions and Strengthen Bonds


Hello, Conscious Parent! Welcome to “Dear Katherine,” a Q&A with real-life parents/caregivers. If you’d like to submit a question of your own, email me at Dear Katherine, My 10-year-old daughter and I recently had a bit of an altercation. It all started when my two daughters got into an argument over a dress. The […]

Guiding Children Through Back-to-School Anxiety: Effective Coping Tips

Back-to-School Anxiety is a common challenge many children face as they navigate significant transitions. It’s vital to address Back-to-School Anxiety head-on to ensure a smooth transition back to the classroom. Here are some valuable insights to assist both you and your child in Coping with Back to School Anxiety effectively: 1. Talk about Back-to-School Anxiety: […]


Dear Katherine: Why is My Granddaughter So Moody?


Dear Katherine, I have an 11-year-old granddaughter whose emotions are all over the place. Recently, she came home from school in an especially angry mood. I could tell something had happened, but when I asked her about it, she yelled that it was none of my business and slammed the door in my face. Why […]

Raising a Confident and Introverted Child: Your Journey Together

Do you find yourself concerned that your child is too shy?  Perhaps your child exhibits a hesitancy to participate fully in class activities or takes a little extra time to warm up to unfamiliar places or people.  Maybe they prefer independent activities like reading or drawing over engaging in group play with their peers. As […]


The Art of Parenting: Balancing Fear and Encouragement as Kids Journey to Adulthood


The Art of Parenting: Balancing Fear and Encouragement as Kids Journey to Adulthood Have you ever questioned if you’re treating your children fairly? The passage of time can be perplexing. The little ones you once held in your arms now stand before you, independent individuals. In the narrative of parenthood, the query arises: “Are You […]

Breaking Generational Patterns: Letting Go of Childhood Baggage

“The apple doesn’t fall far from the tree.”  This familiar saying captures the essence of how children often resemble their parents, inheriting behaviors, patterns, and choices across generations. The concept is simple: children observe and replicate their parents’ actions, influenced by the examples set before them.  Contemplate this for a moment. Our children absorb essential […]


Practical Advice for Any Parenting Challenge


Parenting is a constant learning curve, and we understand that each stage brings unique trials and joys. Whether you’re navigating the early years or tackling the teenage phase, we’re here to support you through it all. To make your parenting journey easier, we have curated a collection of our most popular blog posts, focusing on […]