A Connected Families Podcast

Help! How do I keep a conversation going with my child? | Ep. 59

Frequently parents focus on conversation skills when there is conflict. But what about in the normal day-to-day interactions? Do you feel like it is more…

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What Should I Do When My Child Is Having a Meltdown in Public? | Ep. 58

You’re in the grocery store. Or the park. Or at a family gathering. And you sense a major meltdown coming. It’s so embarrassing when your…

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Raising Overcomers: What to Do When My Child Quits Everything | Ep. 57

In today’s episode we dig into the second part of our series on raising overcomers! Stacy Bellward (podcast host) and Jim and Lynne Jackson (co-founders…

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Raising Overcomers: How to Model Resiliency to Your Kids | Ep. 56

In this raw and candid episode, Stacy Bellward (podcast host) is joined by Jim and Lynne Jackson (co-founders of Connected Families) to discuss both the…

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Kids Struggling to Sleep? Here’s How to Equip Them to Sleep Well | Ep.55

Do you feel like bedtime struggles are a losing battle? Does bedtime leave you feeling exhausted? Your child wants another glass of water, another bedtime…

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How to Take Advantage of Sibling Rivalry to Explain Emotions and Feelings to a ChildEpisode 54

Few things can be more frustrating as a parent than trying to mediate sibling rivalry. You want your kids to be friends but instead they…

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The Power of Empathy: How to Teach Your Child to “Feel Another’s Feelings”Episode 53

“How do you think that makes your sister feel?” or “You can’t do that to him!” Sound familiar? As a parent you likely want your…

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Thinking About How to Fix Your Marriage? Try This. | Ep. 52

Do you ever feel like you want to try and fix your marriage? Or change something about your spouse? The solution to this challenge might…

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Got a Strong-Willed Child? So Did This Mom. | Ep. 51Listener Questions: You asked. We answered!

Your strong-willed child is refusing to choose. You are offering two choices, just like you’ve learned. “Give your child some choices,” they said. “It will…

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Your Child Struggles to Transition. Here’s What to Do. | Episode 50Listener Questions: You asked. We answered!

You have work to do and need to move on from playing with your child. They don’t want you to go. And they whine. They…

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