December 2018

December 2018

Surefire Ways to Stop Your Child Procrastinating 6 min read

The pattern is always the same. Staying up late to complete homework that could have been started earlier and assignments finished in a frantic last-minute rush. What do you do when your child is a procrastinator?

Spinach & Onion Puff Tart 1 min read

This is lovely on its own as a light meal, but it’s also good alongside pulses, such as simply cooked red lentils or even baked beans. The spinach and onion mix can also be used as a base for baked...

Birth Control Side Effects — Ask the Experts 1 min read

Q: What are the side effects linked with birth control?

How I Overcame Postnatal Depression 6 min read

How I discovered a way to thrive and overcome the difficulties of motherhood after suffering a traumatic birth and postnatal depression.

Free Printable — Homework Checklist 1 min read

If your child’s procrastination is driven by lagging organisational skills, breaking tasks into small steps will help them have a clearer picture of exactly what they need to do to meet a deadline. Here's how.

Would you . . . 2 min read

Would you give your children time-outs?

Homemade Christmas Granola — Cooking with Gia and Olive 1 min read

Filled with wholesome berries and seeds, this breakfast will remind you of Christmas every morning.

4 Cheap Ways to Entertain the Children This Christmas Holidays 1 min read

Struggling to find fun activities for the Christmas holidays? Here are four ways that won't break the bank!

Why This Couple Gave Away Their Successful Business for Free 4 min read

They had a business valued at $200,000, but they decided to give it all away—for free.

Children Sharing Problems — Ask the Experts 1 min read

Q: How do I get my children to explain their problems to me?