How to Set Up Home Schooling – Expert Help for ParentsParenting

How to Set Up Home Schooling – Expert Help for Parents

When home schooling, start at the same time as kids would normally start with the attitude that this isn’t a…

How to Talk to Kids about Bad News in the MediaParenting

How to Talk to Kids about Bad News in the Media

How much is too much information for young people? And what is age appropriate? I cover both younger children and…

My Child is Struggling Because Everything Is Being CancelledParenting

My Child is Struggling Because Everything Is Being Cancelled

Here are 6 tips to help your child understand and process why their school fete, disco, sport events and play…

Helping Your Child with DepressionParenting

Helping Your Child with Depression

Dealing with depression in our children is confronting. If you suspect your child might be depressed, here are some steps…

What to Say to Children and Teens About COVID-19Parenting

What to Say to Children and Teens About COVID-19

Reports on COVID-19 are everywhere – on every screen, in every feed, at work, and school. But how much is…

Boys Have Body Image Issues TooParenting

Boys Have Body Image Issues Too

Whenever I ask a group of tween or teen boys what they think the main area of body focus is,…

3 Habits to Develop Healthy Parental DowntimeParenting

3 Habits to Develop Healthy Parental Downtime

Parenting involves sacrifice. Whether it’s getting up early to take them to their game or going without in order to…

What if my Child is the Bully?Parenting

What if my Child is the Bully?

Nothing stirs the heart of a parent more than bullying. I don’t think there is a week that goes by…

Winning Or Losing: How To Handle A Bad SportParenting

Winning Or Losing: How To Handle A Bad Sport

Regardless of whether your child wins or loses, you’re winning right? They’re at sport… but how do we handle bad…

Perfectionism – Stealing Children’s Confidence and Responsibility?Parenting

Perfectionism – Stealing Children’s Confidence and Responsibility?

Sometimes the obsessive tendency for things to be ‘just so’ can undermine our goal to build confidence and responsibility into…