Episode 020: Restore Relating as a Parent to Child ~ Part 3

Listen in to how one Mom takes what she is learning about paying attention to her body while applying this learning to her parenting skills.  Hear how her failure and success can offer encouragement to do the hard work of attuning. 


“The way we talk to our children becomes their inner voice.” Peggy O’Mara

Show Notes:

Kim, a Baylor graduate with a degree in Management, a missionary to Central Asia and now to Austria, a wife, and mom to two children shares how attuning to her body is helping her to create healthier patterns in her relating style to herself and others, while informing and enhancing her parenting skills.

Dawn and Kim discuss:

  • The impact of having awareness of body and self
  • The detrimental effects of having self and other centered contempt
  • The lifelong benefits of attuning to yourself and to your child

Quotes Kim shared: 

“You’ve been like this since we were kids. Now that you’re aware of it and that it hurts people’s feelings sometimes, maybe it’s time to get on with life.”

~ Runaway Bride


“See, I am doing a new thing. Now it springs up. Do you not perceive it?

I am making a way in the wilderness and streams in the wasteland”.

~Isaiah 43:19

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