The Child Whisperer Podcast with Carol Tuttle & Anne Brown
The Child Whisperer Podcast with Carol Tuttle & Anne Brown
Carol Tuttle
If you ever feel uncertain about how to solve a parenting problem, the Child Whisperer podcast is for you. Carol Tuttle and her co-host Anne Tuttle Brown help you be a better parent, 15 minutes at a time. Carol Tuttle is a mother of 5 and grandmother of 10. Author of the best-selling book, The Child Whisperer. Her insights will bring more joy and cooperation into your family. She is an expert on human nature and presents her understanding's in her easy to learn Energy Profiling system. Carol’s daughter, Anne Tuttle Brown, is currently raising 3 young children. She is an expert in the 4 Energy Types. Her parenting stories and solutions will encourage and inspire you. Have a parenting question? Send it to: parenting@liveyourtruth.com Learn more at www.thechildwhisperer.com
No More Sibling Rivalry and Fights
Do your children's squabbles ever wear you out? It's exhausting sometimes. Your children love each other—but too often, they're at each other's throats. Ever wish they'd just get along? In this episode, Carol and Anne share tips and questions to help you create more calm in your home. Listen in for examples of how to help your children not just get along, but also honor and appreciate each other.   This episode's Parenting Practice The next time conflict breaks out between your children, rather than being in referee mode, put yourself in coach mode. How can you help them through the communication and sharing their feelings, speaking what they need, and also learning that respect and love for their siblings? Listen to this episode for tips on how to do that. Learn more from Carol each week! Visit thechildwhisperer.com and receive Carol and Anne's weekly Parenting Practice right to your inbox.
Dec 7, 2020
12 min
Type 2 or Type 4 Child? How to Tell the Difference
How to feel confident about your child's Type. You've noticed that your child has a lower-movement energy. But do they express soft, snuggly Type 2 energy? Or more serious, still Type 4 energy? In this episode, Carol and Anne help you see the difference between Type 2 and Type 4 children in Carol's Energy Profiling system. They share personal examples, along with tips of what to look for. Listen in and you'll have info to help you be sure about your more introverted child's Type.    This week’s Parenting Practice If you are unsure about your child's Type, take the time to talk to them about it, help them determine with you. Rewatch the facial profiling videos or watch them for the first time if you haven't. Set the intention that you will recognize their Type. If you already know your child's Type, ask yourself how you can support that child in expressing their soft or serious nature. Learn more from Carol each week! Visit thechildwhisperer.com and receive Carol and Anne's weekly Parenting Practice right to your inbox.
Nov 9, 2020
10 min
How to Get a Break—Before You Break!
Giving you a break is not your kids' responsibility. So how do you give one to yourself? Covid up-ended the lifestyles of families with children at home. We all got through that initial shock the best we could. Now, with some perspective, it's important to consider how to create a harmonious family in the midst of any big shift. In this episode, Carol is joined by Anne and special guest Jennifer to share great tips they learned with kids at home full-time—and how to give themselves a break!    This episode's Parenting Practice Look at your family's lifestyle and consciously choose to create more harmony in it. This might be as simple as scheduling a break for yourself, or your children from each other. Accept what is right now, and then ask yourself: What one thing can I do to allow more harmony in my family? Learn more from Carol each week! Visit thechildwhisperer.com and receive Carol and Anne's weekly Parenting Practice right to your inbox.
Oct 12, 2020
16 min
Make Homeschool Easier for Type 3 & 4 Children
Your child will be so glad you listened. When your active or opinionated child is learning at home, you can run into some roadblocks. Using a Child Whisperer approach will make homeschooling easier for you and more enjoyable for them.  In this episode, Carol and Anne are joined by a homeschooling mom, with tips for the Type 3 Determined Child and Type 4 More Serious child. Listen for simple tips to build movement, focus, and motivation into your child's day.   This episode's Parenting Practice Listen to this episode and examine your own approach to your Type 3 or Type 4 child, or your approach as a Type 3 or Type 4 parent. What one (just one!) thing can you modify to honor their nature or yours to create a more successful at-home learning experience? Try it this week. Learn more from Carol each week! Visit thechildwhisperer.com and receive Carol and Anne's weekly Parenting Practice right to your inbox.
Sep 28, 2020
37 min
Make Homeschooling Enjoyable for Type 1 & 2 Children
Just a few simple shifts can make all the difference. More parents are homeschooling than ever before. Using a Child Whisperer approach will make it more enjoyable for everyone!  In this episode, Carol and Anne are joined by a homeschooling guest, with tips for the Type 1 fun-loving child and the Type 2 sensitive child. Listen for specific tips to help set up your homeschooling schedule and environment to best support your child's unique needs.   This week’s Parenting Practice Listen to this episode and examine your own approach to your Type 1 or Type 2 child (or your approach as a Type 1 or Type 2 parent). What one thing can you switch up that will be more honoring of their nature (or your nature) to create a more successful at-home learning experience? Try it this week. Learn more from Carol each week! Visit thechildwhisperer.com and receive Carol and Anne's weekly Parenting Practice right to your inbox.
Sep 14, 2020
32 min
Type 1 or Type 3 Child? How to Tell the Difference
How to feel confident about your child's Type. So you know your child has a higher-movement energy. But do they express upward, light Type 1 energy? Or determined, push-forward Type 3 energy? In this episode, Carol and Anne help you see the difference between Type 1 and Type 3 children in Carol's Energy Profiling system. They share examples of movement and situations, along with tips of what to look for. Listen in and you'll have info to help you be sure about your high-energy child's Type.   This Episode's Parenting Practice If you are unsure about your child's Type, set the intention that it will be made clear to you within the week. Pay attention to the variables and differences shared in this episode. And if you already know your child's Type, ask yourself how you can support your higher-energy children in expressing their fun-loving or determined nature. Learn more from Carol each week! Visit thechildwhisperer.com and receive Carol and Anne's weekly Parenting Practice right to your inbox.
Aug 17, 2020
11 min
Top Parenting Books That Complement The Child Whisperer
Which parenting books harmonize with your approach? With so many opinions and advice out there about parenting, how do you know which parenting books are worth your time? In this episode, Carol and Anne share their top parenting books that can work together with child whispering. When you know your child's unique Type, you're also better able to select books for the Type of child you're raising. Listen for their top recommendations.   This Episode's Parenting Practice Listen to the episode and pick a parenting book that you feel drawn to read. Or if it's been a while, open up The Child Whisperer or listen to the audio version in your car or while you're out for a walk. Continue putting into practice ideas and ahas that come, so you can do your best job as a parent. Learn more from Carol each week! Visit thechildwhisperer.com and receive Carol and Anne's weekly Parenting Practice right to your inbox.
Jul 20, 2020
16 min
How to Keep Covid's Silver Linings for Your Family
Let's be intentional about getting back to "normal."  The Covid-19 quarantine gave us a moment to really examine our lives. As restrictions are lifting, it's worth asking: How do we hold onto those lessons?  In this episode, Carol and Anne share talk about the shift that showed many parents what was missing in their family. They share specific examples from Child Whisperer families and give tips to maintain a lifestyle that supports a healthy family. Listen in to support your family, too.   This episode's Parenting Practice Call a family meeting. Ask your family what they want to maintain in your family's lifestyle from the pandemic restrictions. What has been an unexpected benefit from Covid-19 that you want to hold onto? Your children's responses might surprise you. Write them down so that 6 months from now, you can read them and reevaluate how you're doing. Learn more from Carol each week! Visit thechildwhisperer.com and receive Carol and Anne's weekly Parenting Practice right to your inbox.
Jun 22, 2020
16 min
2 Simple Ways to Help Your Type 4 Child Feel Loved
What they need from you is simpler than you think. True to their all-or-nothing nature, a Type 4 child can be the easiest child to parent—or the most difficult. If you and your child have experienced conflict, you can do some simple, powerful things to straighten things out. In this episode, Carol and Anne share two key ways to make parenting this child easier for you, and help your Type 4 child feel loved. This episode's Parenting Practice Listen to this episode and then based on what you hear, ask yourself: How can I create more respect with my Type 4 child? By creating respectful rapport, your child will feel more supported and parenting will get easier. Learn more from Carol each week! Visit thechildwhisperer.com and receive Carol and Anne's weekly Parenting Practice right to your inbox.
Jun 8, 2020
12 min
2 Powerful Ways to Help Your Type 3 Child Feel Loved
It really can be this simple...  Whether you appreciate your Type 3 child or they wear you out (or both!) a few simple changed can make your relationship more balanced and cooperative all around. In this episode, Carol and Anne share two simple changes that can lead to big results for both you and your Type 3 child. This episode's Parenting Practice Pick one of the phrases from this episode that stands out to you. Start using it with your Type 3 child, and you'll see better results, cooperation, and mutual appreciation starting today. Learn more from Carol each week! Visit thechildwhisperer.com and receive Carol and Anne's weekly Parenting Practice right to your inbox.
May 11, 2020
14 min
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