CPH Postcast

Jessica Joelle Alexander - What it means to parent the “Danish way”

November 18, 2019

Episode Takeaways

  • The essence of Danish parenting [02:00]

  • “P” in parent stands for “play” [03:24]

  • “A” stands for “authenticity” [11:08]

  • “R” stands for “reframing” [23:31]

  • “E” stands for “empathy” [33:38]

  • “N” stands for “no ultimatums” [42:25]

  • “T” stands for “togetherness and hygge” [53:05]

  • Daily habits and routines to stay sharp [58:33]

  • Special event and something weird [59:30]

  • Principles, motivators and demotivator [01:01:21]

  • Teacher and book recommendations [01:03:32]

  • Lessons to and from Denmark, and closing comments [01:05:40]