- Debunking Parent Myths with author of “Bite-Sized Parenting”|Sharon Mazel Karin Jakubowski, Ed.D. 29:00
In this engaging episode of the Momnificent podcast, Dr. Karin Jakubowski welcomes the esteemed parenting expert and author, Sharon Mazel. The duo delves into the intricate realm of parenting, debunking prevalent myths and extending reassurance to parents grappling with common challenges. Sharon eloquently underscores the significance of avoiding the comparison trap when it comes to children’s developmental milestones, shedding light on the diverse spectrum of normal growth.
A pivotal aspect of the conversation revolves around the pervasive influence of social media on parental well-being. The discussion is a poignant reminder for listeners to discern reliable sources amidst the deluge of online content and to manage expectations shaped by carefully curated social media narratives. The narrative champions the cause of self-compassion, urging parents to embrace the uniqueness of each child and Caregiver, while vehemently rejecting the ill-fitted one-size-fits-all approach often perpetuated in the digital sphere. This enlightening dialogue fosters a sense of camaraderie among parents.
Follow Sharon Mazel here: https://sharonmazel.com/
Check out Sharon’s New Book: “Bite-Sized Parenting”
More about the Host:
TikTok – karinjakubowski
Instagram – JakubowskiKarin