The Essence of a Mother: Being Conscious of the Sacred Moments of Motherhood

The Essence of a Mother: Being Conscious of the Sacred Moments of Motherhood

by Julie Jensen

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ISBN-13: 9780762791866
Publisher: Skirt!
Publication date: 03/18/2014
Pages: 224
Product dimensions: 5.80(w) x 7.60(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

Julie S. Jensen is the mother of five and has over twenty years of real-life experience raising children. She created the Global Shared Agreement program for girls, which has been adopted in schools. You can visit her at www.pure-essence.org. She is the managing member of The Essence Foundation, a nonprofit public charity providing transformative learning products and programs designed for Mothers, Teachers and Girls. She lives in California with her husband and children.

Table of Contents

Introduction ix

A conscious mother… takes 100 percent radical self-responsibility 1

A conscious mother… values being together 7

A conscious mother… provides opportunities for her children to develop self-reliance 23

A conscious mother… teaches her children that they come from the Divine 39

A conscious mother… gives her children presence 55

A conscious mother… gives her children opportunity for service 63

A conscious mother… takes it slow 73

A conscious mother… instills in her children that their most important job in life is to be their best selves 81

A conscious mother… teaches her children to be radiant 92

A conscious mother… lights up 104

A conscious mother… is a container 111

A conscious mother… is introspective 117

A conscious mother… is mindful 125

A conscious mother… is a student and a teacher 136

A conscious mother… is a model of gratitude 145

A conscious mother… sets a loving tone in her home 154

A conscious mother… understands the importance of human touch 166

A conscious mother… has faith 173

A conscious mother… loves unconditionally 185

Acknowledgments 201

About the Author 204

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