Resource Books

Joseph Chilton Pierce, The Magical Child

David Elkind, The Hurried Child

Linda McGurk, There's No Such Thing as Bad Weather

Marie Kondo, The Magic Art of Tidying Up

Jack Canfield, The Success Principles

Kim John Payne, Simplicity Parenting

Peter Menzel, Material World

Marie Winn, The Plug-In Drug

Jane M. Healy, Endangered Minds

James P. Steyer, The Other Parent

Victoria L. Dunckley, Reset Your Child's Brain

Lisen Stromberg, Work, Pause, Thrive:

Carol Dweck, Mindset:

Pema Chodron, Fail, Fail Again Better:

Dr. Shefali, The Conscious Parent:

Dr. Shefali, The Awakened Family:

Oriah Mountain Dreamer, The Invitation

Brené Brown, Daring Greatly, Braving the Wilderness, Dare to Lead:

Nan Jeffrey, Adventuring with Children

Ciao Bambino - Custom European Travel Planning for Families with Children:

Judith Waite Allee & Melissa L. Morgan, Educational Travel on a Shoe String

Parenting Support / Family Culture

Carolyn Myss:

Tiffany Peterson:

Nina Planck:

Megan Garcia:

Dr. Delaney Ruston, Screenagers

Rachel Macy Stafford, Hands Free Mama

Tracy Gillet, Raised Good:

Glennon Doyle:

Jen Hatmaker:


Persephone Rising Rituals:

Dan Millman, The Way of the Peaceful Warrior

Non-Violent Communication:

Attachment Parenting:

Positive Discipline:

Nutrition, Health, & Wellness

Jessica Rios, Leaning into Light:

Jessica Flanigan, The Loving Diet:

Sally Fallon:

Sun Basket:

20 Dishes:

Osso Bone Broth:

Raven Lang:

Rescue Remedy:

Sheila's Fire Cider Recipe:

Sheila's Top 10 Things I Do To Support My Family's Health:

The Magic School Bus; "Inside Ralphie":

Pregnancy, Birth, & Postpartum


Jennifer Margulis, Your Baby, Your Way

Ricki Lake, The Business of Being Born Ann Johnson, The Fourth Trimester

Tami Lynn Kent, Mothering from your Center

Heng Ou, The First 40 Days

Physiologic Postpartum Care info and trainings:

Rachelle Garcia Seliga,

Traditions & Ceremonies

The Blessing Way:

Research & News Articles

The Pediatric Academic Society Study, 2017:

U.S. National Survey by the Kaiser Family Foundation, 2010:

Sally Fallon Morrell, The Weston A. Price Foundation

EMDR - Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing:

Non-Toxic Lifestyle


Raleigh Brigs, Make Your Place

Leah Segedie, Green Enough


Environmental Working Group:

The Radical Homemaker:


The Non Tox Shop:



doTERRA Essential Oils:



Education & Homeschooling


Outward Bound:

John Taylor Gatto, Dumbing Us Down:

John Holt:

David Colfax, Homeschooling for Excellence:

Julie Bogart:

Thomas J. Cottle, A Sense of Self

Dr. Gordon Neufeld, Hold Onto Your Kids: Why Parents Need to Matter More Than Peers:

Mary Pipher, Reviving Ophelia: Saving the Selves of Adolescent Girls: