Drawing Boundaries

April 12, 2018
Engaging with the benefits of boundaries and discipline.

Meditating with Your Child

April 9, 2018
A talk for parents with advice on how to meditate with their children.

Conversations about Cause and Effect

February 26, 2018
Summer reflects on how she speaks to her own children about karma and the six realms of existence.

Thinley Norbu Rinpoche on Raising Buddhist Children

February 16, 2018
An excerpt from a Q&A with Dungse Thinley Norbu Rinpoche on a spiritual approach to raising Buddhist children.

Raising Our Children, Sharing Our World (Link)

February 14, 2018
An article on raising children as Buddhists, by the Vidyadhara Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche, based on his opening talk for the Alaya Preschool in 1978.

Questions About Death

February 13, 2018
Talking to children about change, impermanence, and death.

The Clever Fox: A Guided Meditation for Children

February 9, 2018
Kids meditation story "The Clever Fox"—a 20-minute guided meditation for children

Reflections from a Mother on the Path

January 26, 2018
Summer Adams reflects on the poignancy of motherhood as a Buddhist practitioner.

Childhood Pets, Animals, and Kindness

December 20, 2017
Talking to children about animals, the ethics of eating meat, and cultivating compassion.

Acknowledging Mistakes and Moving Forward

December 8, 2017
Considering the Four Factors as a teaching for when children misbehave.