Free Printable — Age-Appropriate Chores 11 min read
Kids who routinely help around the house are more likely to perform better at school, be emotionally stable and succeed in their professional lives as adults. (Plus free printable at the end of this article!) Want a personalised chore chart...
Help! I have a hyperactive child! 1 min read
Q: Help! What is the solution for a two-year-old boy being hyperactive?
🎥 How to raise emotionally intelligent children 1 min read
What is emotional intelligence? And how do I teach my child to understand and regulate their emotions in a healthy way? Psychologist Collett Smart shares tips for nurturing emotional intelligence in kids. 🧠
How to handle a clingy child 1 min read
Q: How do I get my clingy 19-month-old to detach from mum and a bit more onto dad? If I'm unavailable, he's fine, but I'm his preference. Dad is doing his best to meet our toddler's needs but he just...
Why you should outsource your bedtime routine next month 1 min read
Sixty children from across Australia will read their favourite books to other children every weekday evening during August as part of the iconic MS Readathon.
How to help your child resolve conflicts 8 min read
It will be upsetting to hear your child talk about any nastiness they’ve been subjected to by other kids, and your distress may well compel you to take matters into your own hands. Don’t.
How to encourage your child to play independently 4 min read
Here are some tried and tested tips for encouraging children to play a little longer on their own.
3 reasons why you should stop yelling at your kids 6 min read
A psychologist explains why we shout at our kids, whether it will cause irreparable damage and strategies we can take to stop shouting at them.
How to tell if your child has an eating disorder 6 min read
Young people suffering from body image issues can be adept at hiding their insecurities or may not even realise they have a problem. Here’s how you can help them.
🎥 10 secrets to toilet training 1 min read
Getting your toddler to successful graduate from nappies is as easy as these simple steps. We speak with Monica Ferrie from Toilet Training Educators on the top 10 ways to toilet train our kids.