Traditions are regular rituals that you perform at the same time or in the same way as a family. They can be big or small, performed daily, weekly, monthly or annually but they encompass beliefs and practices which are passed down from generation to generation. They can enrich families, strengthen bonds and create a sense … Continue reading Why Family Traditions matter
For parents, peace of mind and safety are non-negotiable priorities when it comes to our children and homes. With the rise in impostors and criminal activities, it is now safer and easier to go through a reputable recruitment agency Here are some tips to guide you in making the right decision should you opt for … Continue reading 6 Tips to finding the right child care service
The support that we get from our parents is of vital importance in raising well rounded children. The sense of safety and stability when they take on the childcare role as opposed to us hiring complete strangers is invaluable, there is no one more invested in our children’s well-being than Grandma and Grandpa. However differing … Continue reading Making it work when Granny is the Nanny
When children are not able to meet the minimum academic standards at school it can be equally devastating for them as well as their parents or guardians. It is easy as a parent to feel helpless, angry and fraught with worry. Thankfully, there are many positive steps you can take to get your child back … Continue reading What to do when Children don’t do well at school
Toddlers have a mind of their own, their brain is developing fast, they are learning, they are curious and adventurous! That means, at any given time, they have an idea of what they want to wear, what games they want to play and what they would like to eat. The problem starts when we make … Continue reading Why giving a Toddler choices matters
1. Do not look for balance, this will only make you feel guilty, frustrated and inadequate. Instead, be mindful and flexible about both your career and your family life. Respect both as important and uneven facets of your life and establish practical and workable boundaries that suit your unique circumstances. Some days you will work … Continue reading 5 Tips for Working Moms
Just how much can we give our children? Money, clothes, gadgets, toys etc? Is there a limit? This is the question that haunts most parents who fear that maybe they are under or over indulging their children. Most of us parents naturally want to give our children lots of things because we can afford them … Continue reading Are we giving our children too much?