Inviting Feedback From Our Children

Today on Raising Adults, we discuss inviting feedback from our children. Join us as we talk about what this looks like in our homes and what it’s like for someone who may have a hard time hearing feedback. How does this approach work? Be sure to…

No Rules By Sixteen

Today on Raising Adults we celebrate the beginning of Season Five! Can you believe it? Join us as we talk about how Deana approaches the goal for her kids to have no rules by age 16. What does that mean? How does that actually work? Be sure to…

I Have A Question…

Kira and Deana take Kira’s famous phrase “I have a question” and turn it into an episode! Through a series of questions, they share personal stories, thoughts, fears and favorite things. Want to support the show? Become a member! Visit…

Getting Kids To Listen

Deana and Kira talk about how we can help our kids learn to listen well, not just to our instructions but to each other. They discuss ways to tackle feelings of constant repetition, ways to teach active listening and also the places we may need to…

Cringeworthy Parenting Moments

Deana and Kira chat about the parenting moments that make us cringe! Together they unpack the gray area around when we feel our kids are a reflection of us and our parenting, why we feel that way and when we might need to let that go. Our new…

Spin Cycle – Our Opinion…On Opinions

Kira and Deana will be welcoming more guests than usual to the show over the next few months. While Raising Adults guests always bring incredible knowledge and expertise, Deana and Kira want to encourage listeners to be sure to feel empowered to make…