Be You Parenting with Mary Dravis-Parrish

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“It seems I’ve officially lost my mind. I think my kids ran away with it.”

Parents, do you ever feel like this?

Are you tired of trying to meet other people’s expectations of you as a parent?

Would you like to live without the guilt, doubt, fear, worry, disrespect and frustration that many parents take on?

Mary Dravis-Parrish is here each week to guide you through the woes, challenges, questions and possibilities of parenting that will create more ease and confidence.

Families today are not just traditional families; they now include single parents, parents of the same gender, as well as grandparents raising grandchildren. Mary knows that regardless of the structure of a family, families can thrive, be happy and successful in today’s world. She also knows that the world will be a much better place when family life focuses on empowering parents and kids to be the unique caring beings they are meant to be.  Mary provides simple strategies and techniques that allow each family to raise children that feel confident stepping into their unique gifts and talents to offer to the world.  She utilizes her teaching experience along with her natural talents for getting to the root of what is causing distress, discord and dis-ease in family living.

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ALL 58 EPISODES

June 24, 2019-Best Parent Practices ~ Mary Dravis-Parrish

Be You Parenting with Mary Dravis-Parrish Do you wonder if you are being and doing the best you can as a parent? A key component to achieving the best is practice. Being better for ourselves and our kids, requires new skills, tools and techniques that may not come naturally to you. It may also mean re-programming to eliminate old patterns and habits that are affecting how you parent. This will all take practice,...
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June 17, 2019-What’s a Parent to Do? ~ Mary Dravis-Parrish

Be You Parenting with Mary Dravis-Parrish Parents often feel overwhelmed and don’t know where to turn for support, advice, encouragement. In this day of technology, a parent can have access to lots of information that can sometimes be confusing. How does a parent know what to do and which direction to take? Mary offers suggestions that will guide parents to resources and assistance and when to use them. ~ More...
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June 10, 2019-Speaking TO & About Dads ~ Mary Dravis-Parrish

Be You Parenting with Mary Dravis-Parrish This show is dedicated to all dads. Mary, the Parent Whisperer, has a special message for dads in this episode of Be You Parenting. Dads need and want to be empowered too, and that may look different than for moms. What if dads could be acknowledge and appreciated for being who they truly be? ~ More with Be You Parenting with Mary Dravis-Parrish ~ Would you like to live...
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June 3, 2019-Words to Parent By ~ Mary Dravis-Parrish

Be You Parenting with Mary Dravis-Parrish Let’s face it, parents will inevitably say things that they wish they hadn't. But have you ever stopped to consider specific words that you continue to say and use that may be keeping you from creating a stronger bond with your children? What message do you give your kids with some of the words that you consistently use? Come along in this episode of Be You Parenting...
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May 27, 2019-Parenting Though Life’s Big Changes ~ Mary Dravis-Parrish

Be You Parenting with Mary Dravis-Parrish Life presents many changes that can affect us and our children in BIG ways. Changes like moving, ending and starting relationships, growing a family, and even starting school. Knowing ways to support yourself and your child as these big changes occur will create more resilience and ease through the change. Learn some tips that will prepare you and your child to be able to...
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May 20, 2019-Make Time Your Friend ~ Mary Dravis-Parrish

Be You Parenting with Mary Dravis-Parrish Do you get frazzled because there isn’t enough time to do everything that being a parent asks of you, including time for yourself? Does time become an issue that adds more stress to your day? What if you could learn how to make time your friend and discover ways you can parent without the added stress of time? Mary will share with you tips and strategies that will allow...
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May 13, 2019-First Aid for Families ~ Mary Dravis-Parrish

Be You Parenting with Mary Dravis-Parrish Many families prepare for minor injuries by having a first aid kit on hand. But what about a first aid kit that will address those emotional ow-ies that show up? Like when your child can’t sleep because they are anxious, or you are losing sleep because you are worried about your child. Emotional ow-ies, like sadness, anger, guilt, shame, fear, and anxiety can often be...
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May 6, 2019-Parenting Tweens ~ Guest Milica Jelenic

Be You Parenting with Mary Dravis-Parrish Parenting in the tween years can be a challenging for both parent and child. A child in the teens, ages 8-10, begins to notice changes in their body, friend issues become more significant, and they are experimenting with increased independence. If you are a parenting a tween or will be in the near future, be sure to tune in as Mary and our guest Milica Jelenic, mother of a...
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April 29, 2019-Problem-Free Parenting ~ Mary Dravis-Parrish

Be You Parenting with Mary Dravis-Parrish What if problems didn’t exist for you as a parent? Impossible? Would you be willing to discover how to eliminate problems and parent from a different space of possibility? During this episode, Mary delves into how to make parenting problem-free. ~ More with Be You Parenting with Mary Dravis-Parrish ~ Would you like to live without the guilt, doubt, fear, worry,...
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April 22, 2019-The Diligent Parent ~ Mary Dravis-Parrish

Be You Parenting with Mary Dravis-Parrish Have you done your “Due Diligence” as a parent? How does being a diligent parent apply to raising today’s kids when so much change is going on? Have we been misled about where we have applied diligence that hasn’t worked for us or for our kids? Where does diligence enhance and empower the parent experience. Tune in to discover what diligence truly is and how you...
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