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How To Talk To Your Kids About Death

“Mummy, when the rabbits get old, we’ll have to throw them away.” At three years old, my son’s perception of death was a stark reminder...

How To Talk To Your Kids About Disabilities

Kids are curious, and that’s a wonderful thing. But sometimes they ask difficult questions, and we might feel awkward or embarrassed as we’re unsure...

How To Keep In Touch With Your Far-Flung Family

During these strange Covid-19 times, it’s not unusual nowadays for families to find themselves spread across different continents. More people than ever travel abroad...

7 Ways To Get Your Kids To (Actually) Brush Their Teeth

As far as kids are concerned, tooth-brushing is a waste of good playtime. After all, there are so many more interesting things to do,...

6 Tips That Will Help Your Kids Learn To Love Reading

For me, a love of books is a gift. One of my greatest pleasures in life is to lose myself in a favourite story,...

How To Talk To Your Kids About Climate Change

It’s been a funny winter for weather, one of my friends said recently. She’s not wrong. My native UK has just experienced...

8 Clever Ways To Get Kids To Take Their Medicine

“A spoonful of sugar helps the medicine go down,” sang Mary Poppins famously. And, sometimes, it does. Other times, though, you’ll need a few...

5 Ways Grandparents Can Help Raise Kids

Picture the scene. You’re a new grandparent, blown away by the little bundle of joy your own child has created. The love and excitement...

‘I Don’t Like It!’ What To Do If Your Child Refuses...

Hands up who loves broccoli! And was that from the first time you tasted it? We’d guess not. What about tomatoes? Or bananas? Our children’s diets are...

How To Talk To Your Kids About Sex

Sex. It’s a sticky subject. Nevertheless, it’s something all of us as parents must broach with our children somewhere along the line. Gone are the days of...

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6 Essential Cell Phone Rules for Teenagers

So, your teenager has been asking for a cell phone. You and your partner have been contemplating the pros and cons of phones for...

7 Of The Worst Things You Could Say To Adoptive Parents

Some years ago, one of my son’s schoolteachers learned she and her husband had successfully navigated an often-tortuous process and could become adoptive parents....
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6 Ways To Help Deal With A Spirited Child

Imagine. You are waiting in line at the grocery store and are lucky enough to have left your little ones at home. The lady...
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Confession: I Wish My Daughter Had Never Been Born

Marie and I started going out together when we were nearly 17, right in the middle of our exams. Both sets of parents gave...

Why Making Sure Your Teen Gets Enough Sleep Could Save Their Life

Teenagers and sleep. Two things that never seem to go together at the right time. They’re wide awake in the early hours, then dead...

Parents Whose Daughter Nearly Starved To Death On Vegan Diet Are Jailed

The parents of a baby who almost starved to death after they raised her on a vegan diet have been jailed for...

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