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.

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

Hitting Reset After Divorce: 6 Experts Share How to Get From Surviving to Thriving

It's not easy at all, but it is possible to heal, it is possible to survive, and it is possible to thrive after divorce. I asked some of the experts whose podcasts, research and articles helped me move forward to offer their best piece of advice. I'm so excited to share with you what they have kindly sent me! I hope it helps you and your kids as much as it helped me.

communication, Parenting, SIngle Parent Life, Teens

How to deal with difficult teenage behaviour (in a way that actually strengthens your relationship.)

Teenage behaviour can be very confusing. One minute our wonderful kids are engaged, chatty and motivated, the next they are argumentative, shut-off and illogical. Read about the latest research on the teenage brain and how you can manage difficult teenage behaviour and conflict better.

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, School Age, SIngle Parent Life, 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