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Dr. Heather Maquire shares her wisdom on how to stop defiance from kids before it starts. In the episode, you'll learn how to: 1. Catch your kids being good. 2. Teach them how to respectfully negotiation skills. 3. Give them choices before they act out. 4. Get kids bought in on a reward system (Check […]

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Does it feel like you're always battling with your kids? Ann Kaplan is a fantastic, straight-shooting parenting coach that knows all too well about the power struggles that can happen when you're raising your little Mavericks. In this episode, you will learn the three elements to getting toning down the battles. 1. It takes two […]

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Link to “How at Risk is Your Family For Sexual Abuse?” quiz: https://howtoraiseamaverick.com/quiz/ Have a picky eater? I do! That's why I brought Jessica Gust on to share her wisdom on how we get these picky little buggers to eat.  In this episode, you will learn: Why we should label foods good or bad. How […]

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Stacy Jagger is the REAL DEAL! She's a marriage and family therapist, AND she has four kids. So what makes her so great? She's wicked efficient. She sooo gets that families need insanely quick and easy ways to shift behaviors. Her goal is to get her client's results… A.S.A.P (by the way, this is my […]

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On December 1, 2017, Lou Apert along with the rest of the nation watched a video of her very pregnant daughter shooting up heroin in an Albuquerque alley. The video was recorded by a policeman who offered to adopt the baby. Lou gives us the raw unfiltered truth of what it is like to be […]

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Every once in a blue moon I get the chance to work with a healer that is so good… it's scary. Leslie Huddart is one of those rare, gifted practitioners whose work transcends far beyond the mere definition of a healer. If you ever get a chance to work with her…DO IT! She does not […]

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Sleep is a BIG deal! As parents this is ultra-magnified. What if you had sleep apnea and stopped breathing thousands of time during the night? The effects that would have on your physical health, mental health, and work productivity would be extreme, to say the least. Some of you already know what I'm talking about. […]

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Today on How To Raise a Maverick we're talking about the drinking culture. Not the drink culture of the younger generation, we are talk'n 'bout parents. If you know me personally I love a good cocktail. So when Lisa Boucher starting talking about “when kids see you use alcohol as a way to cope with […]

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Grandparents are the BEST! Except when they're not 😉 How to deal with those fun issues that pop up when the generations mix. I have the top 6 trick issues that tend to creep their way into our families. Screen Time  1. 99.9% of the time you will understand the impact of screentime more than […]

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From Scared To Empowered It's nothing to brag about… ( no.. ready it's not a good thing) but I have had more than a handful scary life experiences that I BARELY made it out by the skin of my teeth and a prayer! I share two of these close to the end of this episode. […]

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