Parenting Unlocked: Simplifying the Impossible

Having kids is hard! Martha Sharpe has spent years learning different approaches to parenting and education trying things out with her own family. Now she wants to share what she’s learned and discuss what might make life better for parents and kids alike!

Join us in a series of discussions that delves into the intricate world of parenting. We’ll explore the difficulties, decisions, and rewards that come with raising children while seeking to make it an easier, more fulfilling journey. Whether you already have kids, might want to have kids, or were ever a kid yourself, come share your thoughts and experiences!

All episodes of the series will take place at 1-3pm CST.

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January 27, 2024Parenting Fear Factor: What Keeps You Up at Night?

In the opening discussion, we’ll share our deepest fears and anxieties about raising children. From sleepless nights to concerns about safety and future opportunities, this conversation will provide a safe space to air worries and seek communal wisdom.
February 24, 2024Parenting Approaches: How to Live with Small Humans

Explore the spectrum of parenting styles, from authoritative to permissive, helicopter to hands-off. Discover the principles of respectful parenting and how it can promote positive relationships between parents and children.
March 23, 2024Educating with Respect: Unschooling and Self-Directed Learning

Uncover the world of education within the framework of respectful parenting. Learn about unschooling, self-directed education, and how they can nurture your child’s natural curiosity and independence.
April 27, 2024It Takes a Village: Building a Family-Friendly Community

Let’s delve into the age-old adage, “It takes a village to raise a child.” Where is the balance between autonomy and community? And how can shared values, resources, and a network of support make the journey of parenthood more manageable and enriching?
May 25, 2024Digital Parenting: Navigating the Online World

Social media, YouTube, TikTok, video games, ChatGPT, Zoom meetings, how do we help guide our own kids when the world is so different from when we were children? Let’s explore the challenges and choices parents face when it comes to navigating the use of technology.

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