Leaving babies to cry is cruel!

2019-08-19T09:08:06+00:00Baby, Child Behaviour, Parenting|

Leaving babies to cry is cruel! Quite honestly, I am exasperated by a number of mantras I constantly hear about how to deal with crying babies. Let’s be honest and see the bigger picture. “Self-soothing” is the idea that babies should learn to comfort themselves using another device [...]

3 Essential Tools In Every Mom’s Medicine Cabinet

2019-06-04T14:31:36+00:00Parenting|

3 Essential Tools In Every Mom’s Medicine Cabinet What if I told you that health doesn’t come from a bottle? In today’s quick-fix age, looking to medication for a cure to our family’s illnesses has become the norm for many. There are three must-haves in every mother’s medicine chest [...]

EQ tips for successful pregnancy and parenting 

2019-06-04T13:56:56+00:00Parenting, Pregnancy|

EQ tips for successful pregnancy and parenting  Whatever your reasons for deciding to have a baby, the realities of parenting often turn out to be quite a shock!  Ask yourself which qualities you need to cultivate in order to be a successful parent. Here are some EQ tips that [...]

5 Parenting Resolutions That Will Make Your Home Happier

2018-12-18T18:50:14+00:00Parenting|

5 Parenting Resolutions That Will Make Your Home Happier Resolution 1 I will not treat my children like a project to be completed as efficiently as possible. Parenting is about 'human resource management' and calls for EQ skills, not rigid rules, efficiency and deadlines. Resolution 2 I will remember [...]

Three Basic Things To Know About Start-Up Breastfeeding Success

2019-03-12T13:08:16+00:00Parenting|

Three Basic Things To Know About Start-Up Breastfeeding Success So many pregnant women worry about whether they’ll be able to nurse their babies, and even more new mothers are so anxious that this affects the success of what is truly an instinctive and natural mothering activity – IF you [...]

Here’s How To Stress Less About Children’s Behaviour

2018-12-18T19:05:22+00:00Parenting|

Here’s How To Stress Less About Children’s Behaviour A tot runs around the movie theatre screaming and people mutter, ‘What terrible parents he has!’ Fair or not, our parenting skills are often judged on how our tots behave. No wonder behaviour is the third of parents’ Big Three stresses, [...]