Raising boys can be hard. Especially when you were pretty sure you were expecting a girl. When happens when a tomboy mum has to balance the yang in the house? Here onstage at the Global Speakers Summit, February 2018, I explore the possibilities for raising emotionally intelligent and energetically balanced boys in today's world. DYK they don't make blue washing up gloves?
Emotionally intelligent childrenRaising strong boysFemale vs male energyEnergy balancingYin and yangBoys will be boysRaising good boysMotherhoodFeminine powerThe things boys doEmotional intelligenceRaising boysTime to beTime for oneselfFigure things outGreen spaceBush walkHappy placeElopement Bay of IslandsTips for nervousnessBay of IslandsWedding elopementMelanie Vezey CeremoniesThe Duke's NoseWhangaroa HarbourElopementsEmbolaliaPause fillersPause when speakingWhite spaceGreat public speakingPublic speaking tips