Is this what second children are like? 3 min read
Ever wondered why your second child behaves the way they do? Science has an answer.
🎥 Simple ways to spend one-on-one time with kids 1 min read
Spending one-on-one time with your children is essential to all areas of their development, regardless of whether they are a newborn, toddler or teenager.
🎥 Teenagers & sex: 3 things you need to know 1 min read
Sexologist Patricia Weerakoon, discusses three imperative things you need to know about your teenager and sex. https://youtu.be/_Qs-Aow1r4U
Smacking children: The only time you should do it 6 min read
Physical punishments to correct our children's behaviour can sometimes be seen as child abuse. You'd be surprised why there's still a case for smacking.
5 things our tween girls really want from us 4 min read
I asked 500 10-year-old girls what they want from us—their parents. This is a snapshot.
The 4 things my parents did wrong when raising me 6 min read
As far as I am concerned, the example of my own parents led me to conclude that there are four things parents do wrong when raising, caring for and educating children.
What do I do when a preschool child has set one of their friends against another? 1 min read
Q: What do I do when a preschool child has set one of their friends against another?
12 life lessons your children need to learn 4 min read
With all the distraction and overstimulation that devices bring, children are not building up useful "reservoirs of knowledge" they can draw on in coming years.
Dear mum with that noisy kid in church 3 min read
"I notice the wriggles and giggles, the crawling under the pews. I notice the growing pile of crumbs and wrappers."
Kids playing sports? Here are 5 things you shouldn't do 4 min read
As parents navigating the ups and downs of the sporting world, what are some of the opportunities to grasp, priorities to hold onto and dangers to avoid?