Siblings fighting is enough to raise any parent's stress levels. Even the most patient! When parents get stressed we often take it out on our kids creating a "down the plug hole" spiral.
Rachel Bailey explains how we can stop siblings fight and restore peace and calm to the family. Calmer family, happier parents, happier children.
Rachel's website: http://rachel-bailey.com
Dr Orlena's "healthy eating systems" video: https://www.drorlena.com/healthy-family-meal-plan
As an adult I realise that my "life long swimming habit" started in childhood. How did my parents help me to love swimming without me even realising it?
How can we in turn help our kids to form healthy eating and living habits so can grow into healthy adults without having to think about it?
Dr Orlena's Healthy Eating System: https://www.drorlena.com/healthy-family-meal-plan
Kids who won’t try new foods can drive parents crazy. We want to cook exciting new foods (or even just not our weekly fare) but we’re too scared because we know our kids will kick up a huge fuss. We’ll end up with meal time battles, stress and hungry kids. It feels as if it’s easier just to stick to the same 3 meals every week. But at what cost?
As a pediatric doctor, I know how important it is for kids to eat healthy foods, as well as variety. It wasn’t until I became a parent to picky eaters that I realised how difficult it can be to get kids to eat vegetables.
Today I share with my method of helping my own picky kids so that I can enjoy eating the food I want to eat, without having to worry that my kids will go hungry.
- How to present new foods to kids in a calm way so that you can enjoy meal times.
- Useful tools to present new foods to increase the chance of your child trying them so they...
Most kids don't eat healthy foods by choice. The good news is we have the whole of their childhood to teach them healthy eating habits. Taking a step back and looking at the big picture allows up to create habits so that healthy eating for the whole family is easy and fun.
- How to present healthy foods so your kids choose to eat them which means no more meal time battles
- Create a healthy routine so you don’t have to think about it which means healthy eating comes naturally
- How to easily teach your kids healthy eating habits so they love healthy eating and grow into adults with healthy habits
- Why your healthy eating is the key to teaching your kids healthy eating without the fuss
Continuing the theme of "when you feel like you're making big changes and not seeing any results".
When should you keep going? When should you make more changes?
Dr Orlena's Super Easy meal planning system: https://www.drorlena.com/healthy-family-meal-plan
Do you struggle with maintaining a healthy weight? Many women find it easy to keep their weight, but heavier than they want. They can also lose the weight, but then it creeps back on.
What's going on? Why is it difficult to maintain the weight you want to be?
Dr Orlena reviews "the basics" of weight loss and thinks about how to move past these obstacles.
It can often feel like healthy living is a huge mountain to climb! An unachievable task. As with all journeys, we need to make changes one small step at a time.
Today I'm excited to welcome Dietician Tami Ross, author of "What Do I Eat Now?".
Our sense of "who we are", aka our identity plays a big role in our emotional lives. Our identity is one of the keys to a happy life.
Dr Orlena chats to Dr Nadine Kelly who tells her story of how she struggled with her identity and she changed her identity and found greater happiness.
Dr Orlena's meal plan: https://www.drorlena.com/healthy-family-meal-plan
If you grew up in the "low fat era", it can be difficult to retain yourself to eat fats. But eat healthy fats not only helps your weight loss goal, it also has other health benefits.
Dr Orlena chats about which fats are healthy, why they help you lose weight and tasty ways to easily incorporate them in your diet.
Dr Orlena's Healthy Family Meal Plan Sample: https://www.drorlena.com/healthy-family-meal-plan