Joel would ride his bike full tilt along the balcony, then execute a perfect skid. His mission? Get as close to the edge as possible. He was fearless.
Heading away for a trip, and leaving your children with friends or family? Sounds exciting! But it’s good to be aware there may be long-term outcomes.
The following six ideas are research-backed ways to help you be the best parent you can be, and also bring out the best in your children.
Should you step in with other people’s kids? Using the right kind of communication can help you work through these situations.
Most adults will see things on this list that even they could work on improving! Social skills develop with practice and can also decay with neglect.
The world our children will work in needs them to be willing to discard the way things have always been in order to try new things.
Not everyone has a fabulous trip every school holidays. Plenty of other families have a day ahead just like yours.
Finishing school carries a lot of stress for teenagers. Where they’ve had some depression, anxiety or other mental ill-health, Year 12 can be too much.
Curiosity is something to be encouraged in our kids, but when they start to ask curly questions about life, faith, and why you make them set the table – how do you handle it?