January 15, 2017

Words, especially yelled in anger, can be very damaging to a child’s self-confidence.  The child probably already feels bad enough just from seeing the consequences of his or her behaviour.  Our sons and daughters don’t need more guilt and self-doubt heaped upon their...

December 27, 2016

As babies we don’t recognise ourselves as separate people from our mothers and this influences our view of ourselves in adulthood.

Our mothers influence our physical and psychological development.  As children we are dependent on our mothers, as well as other caregivers...

December 17, 2016

Physical touch of mother and daughter at birth is paramount. This teaches us we are secure, loveable and loved. Touching between mother and daughter begins the imprinting process and bonds mother and daughter together.

Being fed by our mothers from her breast and, or be...

November 14, 2016

BONDING

Ideally after a baby is born, it will spend at least the first hour bonding with mother, being laid on her chest and having eye to eye and skin to skin contact with her. Being fully present in this way allows a mother to form a bond and connection with her baby...

October 4, 2016

Welcome to Mothers and Daughters.  It's my pleasure to connect with you.  My website and blog is a work in progress as I move closer to the launch date of Mothers and Daughters: The guide to understanding and transforming the relationship with your mother.

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