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Parent Coaching: Breaking Negative Patterns 

How Can I Improve My Mother-Daughter Relationship? Has your relationship with your daughter become strained, especially since she’s reached her teenage years? Do you find yourself struggling to connect? Mothers, you’re far from the first to struggle connecting to a teenage daughter. We all know that the teen years can ...
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Awesome Moms And Awesome Daughters 

Do You Worry About Not Being A Perfect Mom? Are you anxious about your ability to be a good mother? Do you worry you’re messing up your daughter’s life by not being a perfect enough mom? Believe it or not, you’re far from the only mother to ever feel this ...
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Mother-Daughter Relationships And The Holidays 

Is Tension Putting A Strain On Your Mother-Daughter Relationship? Mothers know that being a parent is hard – especially when your children reach their moody teenage years. As your daughter becomes a teen, you will likely find yourself experiencing a lot of door-slamming and eye-rolling. How can you reach out ...
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Are You An Awesome Mom? 

Learn How To Improve Your Mother-Daughter Relationship As a mother, your relationship with your daughter may seem fraught with tension and misunderstandings. Many mothers feel as though they are failing their daughters. They want to reach out, but there seems to be an insurmountable barrier between them and their daughters ...
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Sneak Peek at The Ultimate Parenting Toolkit: Connecting With Kids in a Disconnected World: Part 3

Are you a mom riding the emotional parent-child rollercoaster with a moody, irritable teenager? This is the third of three sneak peeks at my next course, The Ultimate Parenting Toolkit: Connecting With Kids in a Disconnected World. I chose this segment from Busting Those Parenting Myths, since this month’s theme ...
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Sneak Peek at The Ultimate Parenting Toolkit: Connecting With Kids in a Disconnected World: Part 2

Are you a mom who seeks ways to improve your parent-child relationship, but you don’t have time to read a book on it? How about an online course you can listen to while you drive to work? I’d like to share another piece of my upcoming course for helping the ...
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Sneak Peek at The Ultimate Parenting Toolkit: Connecting With Kids in a Disconnected World: Part 1

Which kind of parent are you – a mom who has plenty of time to hunt around for ways to fix your mother-daughter relationship? Or a mom, who wants help, but has too much on her plate? Your search is over because my next parenting course, The Ultimate Parenting Toolkit: ...
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Parent Coaching Easy As 1-2-3! 

Get Rid Of Your Anxieties As A Mother Mothers, do you feel anxious as a parent? Are you afraid of alienating your daughters? Do you worry that you’re screwing up your daughters’ lives? What if you could put an end to your self-doubt and improve your mother-daughter relationship? With professional ...
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Deborah Ann Davis

About Deborah Ann Davis

I just updated my bio, and I thought I’d share it with you. In the Beginning… When I first found out I was going to be a mom, I was completely unprepared. Once the urine-soaked stick changed, the only thing my 30 years of experience provided was complete and utter ...
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