Nine Discussions To Have with Your Teen Before College
If your child is leaving for college soon, you’re probably both busy with shopping lists and health forms. You might well find yourself fighting about things that don’t
Teaching Children to Love What Is Good
Before having children, I worked for years as a camp counselor and as a teacher in a large public high school. Both arenas taught me the importance of discipline
Staying Connected to Your Teen
“We need to rethink the old metaphor of separating from our teens and replace it with the concept of extension. That is, during adolescence, teenagers need to extend
Gameplan for Peaceful Parenting Your Teen
Peaceful parenting a teenager? A terrific teen who’s responsible, considerate, shows good judgment, at least most of the time? Yes, it is possible! Here’s your gameplan, with 12
Hey Teens, Enough About You – Here’s What Your Parents Need
Heads up, teens, this stage of your life is JUST as hard on us as it is on you… This post: Hey Teens, Enough About You. Here’s What
20+ Things I Did To Boost Milk Supply
My breastfeeding journey with baby #3 turned out to be like a roller coaster ride. After being happy that she didn’t get jaundice like her older siblings, she
Top tips for starting secondary school
The move from primary school, where parents chat at the school gates, to a huge secondary, where your children will be horrified to see you within a mile
The best online home learning resources for children of all ages
There’s a whole heap of websites out there to help children revise and learn more creatively. Everybody learns differently so, to help you find the best options for
12 Confidence Killers Your Teen Needs to Stop Doing Today
Because even the smallest tweaks in how your teen approaches life can have a BIG impact on their self-esteem This post: 12 Confidence Killers Your Teen Needs to
12 Actionable Tips For Preparing for Breastfeeding During Pregnancy
I thought breastfeeding is a natural thing.  That every mom will eventually master breastfeeding. So I did literally nothing during my first pregnancy to prepare for breastfeeding (oh..