communication, Highly Sensitive Children, Parenting, SIngle Parent Life

4 ways to deal with change and help your children adjust too

Change is never easy. As a parent how can you help your kids cope when you are struggling yourself? If you use these strategies to embrace change you may even find that the change becomes a positive experience, even if it doesn't seem like it at the time!

communication, Parenting, toddlers

Valentines ideas for dads

A dad's role is to help their kids feel valued. When I was a child, every Valentine's Day my dad (a single parent of three girls) gave me a little note and chocolates. That small gesture meant a lot. I felt cherished, loved and lovable. But the most important thing he did for me and… Continue reading Valentines ideas for dads

communication, Parenting, toddlers

6 Steps to Better Behaviour

Preventing tantrums and challenging behaviours makes parenting easier. Photo by Ashton Bingham on Unsplash One of the toughest jobs a parent has is dealing with bad behaviour from our children. There are so many parenting styles, different ways to discipline, and so much advice about how to deal with behaviour problems that it can be completely confusing to… Continue reading 6 Steps to Better Behaviour

communication, Parenting

Managing the Mayhem of Meltdowns e-course winner!

Congratulations to Mandy, our winner of Growth and Grit's new e-course Managing the Mayhem of Meltdowns!! Having done this course myself, I know you'll find it invaluable! Eloise from Growth and Grit has a huge amount of experience and shares her knowledge in a very clear, practical way. My girls have already had a couple… Continue reading Managing the Mayhem of Meltdowns e-course winner!