communication, Parenting, School Age, SIngle Parent Life, Teens, toddlers

How to Celebrate Your Child’s Success in a way that Strengthens Your Relationship

It turns out that celebrating is actually far more important for relationships than most of us realise, especially for our closest relationships.

communication, Parenting, School Age, SIngle Parent Life

Being a “High Value” parent

As a newly solo parent, I've been thinking a fair bit about co-parenting and how to make the most of shared care. I came across a podcast about being a "High Value" person and, as it does, my brain started turning over how this idea can be applied to parenting. I think co-parenting is one… Continue reading Being a “High Value” parent

communication, Parenting, School Age, SIngle Parent Life, toddlers

Using non-violent communication with your kids: How to get the behaviour you want without yelling.

So today we're going to be talking about communication. Such a big topic! And so important to work on because it affects everything -- how your kids behave, your relationship with your partner, your friendships, and, very importantly, whether or not you get your needs met as a busy mum! For so many of us,… Continue reading Using non-violent communication with your kids: How to get the behaviour you want without yelling.