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Why Your Kids Should Get To Know Their Cousins

A vivid memory from my childhood involves trying to recreate John Travolta’s moves to the Bee Gees’ You Should Be Dancing (from the movie...

The Ultimate Guide To The Things Parents Wish Their Kids Would...

“Treasure every moment,” you’re told when you have a new baby. “They’ll be grown up and leaving home before you know it.” It’s a...

5 Myths About Girls And Puberty That Parents Should Ignore

Puberty is irrefutable proof that our kids are growing up. Many parents find it harder to come to terms with this in their daughters,...

The 7 Things Every Single Mum Wants You To Know

Many of us have a partner-in-crime to help us along the perilous parenting path. Even when things aren’t going well, it’s good to know...

12 Things Your Child Should Know Before Staying Home Alone

Can you depend on your child when it comes to completing homework, doing domestic tasks, or following instructions? If things don't go as planned,...

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What It’s Like Being A Recently Disabled Single Mum

From June 2018: My six-year-old son, George, has just broken up for the school holidays, and we're facing a very different summer this year. Previous...
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How To Safeguard Your Kids Against Cyberbullying

Social media moves at such a pace, it’s often hard for parents to keep up. While most of us feel comfortable with Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram...
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Why You Should Encourage Kids’ Obsessions

When your kid gets REALLY into a subject, it can be pretty endearing at first. Whether it’s construction equipment, horses, the periodic table of elements, or...
The Ultimate Guide To Tantrums

The Ultimate Guide To Tantrums

Toddlers The Wind-up Cry Cause: Denial of toy/food/TV. Symptoms: Can be on a hair trigger. Often begins as a low whine but builds over several seconds to...

6 Strategies To Help You Stop Shouting At Your Kids

“I’m never going to yell at my kids.” It’s one of those vows all parents make, right up there with “I’ll never answer a...

5 Ways You Can Help When Your Child Isn’t A ‘Joiner’

“Who did you play with today?” I asked my daughter as we walked home from school. “Nobody,” she replied, picking at the frayed ends...

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