Category Archives: Parenting

As a busy mum of two kids, there’s not a lot I haven’t experienced as a parent.

If I hit a problem on the road, I found the solution and it’s my job to share as many parenting shortcuts with you as possible.

I have a child who is diagnosed with ADHD and I know the struggles parents face each day with children with special needs.

 

All You Need To Know About Starting Primary School

starting primary school

Starting primary school for the first time can be a daunting experience for both parents and children. In this post, we will be supplying the skills you need to help your child start preparing for school activities. We will be giving you some suggestions on how to manage the first day of primary school and […]

Seven Mindful Ways To Be A Less Angry Parent

how to be a less angry parent

Why do we get angry? Anger can arise from various triggers like a feeling of being attacked, powerless and vulnerable. When we have low self-esteem or have had a bad day and don’t feel great about ourselves it’s easier to react to certain triggers. It’s more common to snap at your child for having an untidy room […]

2 Amazingly Simple Steps To Stopping Toddlers From Hitting

how to stop a toddler from hitting

Stopping toddlers from hitting and biting can be a really difficult time for most parents. In this post, I will share with you some techniques I used on my son to help him control his aggressive behaviour. Why toddlers hit A child may hit  or display aggressive  behavior for various reasons: They don’t understand other peoples […]

How To Have An Amazing Screen Free Week

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I worry constantly that my kids are spending too many hours glued to their screens. I also frequently hear about the constant battles other parents have with their children to get them interested in anything other than the PlayStation or their tablets. The difficulty we are all are facing is prizing our kids away from their […]

How To Get Toddlers To Eat Vegetables

how to get toddlers to eat vegetables

Arrrghh how to get toddlers to eat vegetables without nagging and resorting to bribery, the struggle is real! Parenting can be hard at the best of times without having to force our kids to eat their greens!  Finding ways to get your kids to eat healthy new foods,  without nagging them to eat veggies can be a […]