IT’S July TALKS is a free series of informal online fireside chats with thought leaders and coaches, offering refreshing perspectives on topics that matter to families worldwide. We talk about topics related to family, travel and life.
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Previously on IT'S July TALKS
Jessica Tariq, wellbeing coach and consultant, talked about mom-guilt, mental-load, loneliness, and how they impact our life. Coach Jessica shared strategies for overcoming everyday challenges and how to establish better routines.
Kick the Mom Guilt: How to Manage your Mental Load
Check out two blog posts she wrote after this TALK:
Fionnuala Hoffmann, positive parenting expert, talked about positive discipline: what it is, how to apply it, and why it is such a powerful tool for helping parents and children thrive.
We were all encouraged to try techniques based on encouragement and mutual respect with the children.
More Peace. Less Stress: Positive Parenting
For our first TALK we hosted Jenny Lynn, family travel expert and founder of travelynnfamily.com, for a deep dive on slow travel. The Lynns are a family of four who thrive on off-the-beaten-track adventures and embrace the rewards of slow travel for families. Together with their kids they have lived in India, trekked the Himalayas, backpacked South East Asia, traversed sub-Saharan Africa in Land Rover, and spent many summers (and winters!) travelling Europe in their camper van.
Quit the Fast Lane: Slow Travel for Families
Here is a sneak peek to something Jenny Lynn said in the TALK and shocked everyone. You wouldn't guess.
How Our Homes Impact Our Lives with Katie McCrory
Our homes play a crucial role in our lives. Life at home is changing, and our homes are now increasingly multi-tasking, working overtime as family space, office, nursery, entertainment center, indoor gym, and more. But is our homespace supporting our headspace?
Check out this blog post where Katie McCrory captures the emotional needs that make people feel at home.
KonMari, Minimalism & Everything in Between
Sarit Sela, a certified KonMari consultant, an interior stylist and a visual content creator, taught us the basic elements of the KonMari method. We learned that KonMari is not just another tidying method. It’s a lifestyle.
Check out this blog post to learn the 6 rules of the KonMari method.
Unleashing Stress Resilience for a Fulfilling Life
Emilie Ducommun, a stress & resilience coach, shared how to manage your stress overwhelm with practical tools and master the basics. Specifically, the workshop was about the causes of stress, how stress shows up, and the 3 elements to break the vicious cycle of chronic stress and manage your nervous system.