Today in the booth, Anthony is talking to the Santillos, the owners of a few martial arts studios and authors of Resiliency Parenting. As parents themselves, they understand that parents can struggle with their children and how to handle them. At their martial arts studios, they are able to help struggling parents with their kids and finding their center. In order to prepare your kids for the tough truths of the world, you must avoid robbing them of all of their hardships. Raising your kids is a process the same that growing up is one. If you want some insight on how to fix your relationship with your kids or any struggles that you are having as a parent, check out the Santillos’ book and learn how to be a resilient parent!
In this episode, we talk about…
The Santillo’s story
Preparing your kids to mentally navigate a mean world
Becoming a product of your parenting as a child
Separating the search for independence and bad behavior
Going beyond the physical challenge
Why “fix my kid” is absolutely the wrong mindset
Raising kids to have a functional fulfilling life
Having the freedom to be yourself while being a parent
Who can benefit from this book?
Negative effects of robbing your kids of all of their hardships