Talking to your baby or toddler shapes the structure of their brain, my colleagues and I have discovered.
Important conversations can feel like walking a tightrope. Lean too much or too little into commands and you’re likely to tip over.
It can be distressing for parents to discover that their child has taken something that doesn’t belong to them.
How much time did your child spend looking at a screen today? Here’s some advice on how to manage screen-time
A healthy relationship with money includes a commitment to long-term saving start young and get children tuned into the importance of saving.
The lady who refused to pay for her sister’s vacation trip because she won’t watch the children has received praise.
Drawing is much more than a fun activity. It has wide-ranging benefits for children’s development. Here’s how parents can help
Have you heard of “eldest daughter syndrome”? It’s the emotional burden eldest daughters tend to take on in many families from a young age.
School holidays can feel like a marathon if all the kids want to do is watch TV, play Minecraft or repeatedly ask you for the iPad.
When we do certain activities over a period of time, or even after experiencing intense emotional states, we feel tired.
The kids are home for the school holidays and looking for fun ways to pass time. Why not spend it boosting their energy and focus?
The school holidays are upon us and so are the hunger and boredom complaints. Here’s how parents can stay sane for the next few weeks.
The school holidays tend to be taxing. Here’s how you can ensure that at least snacking is healthy and easy going.
A mom received quite an earful after a clip of her applying makeup on her infant went viral. What are your thoughts?
Parents primary concern is to do the right thing for your child. No parent wants their child to suffer because they failed to seek help.
Navigating a maze of therapies and supports can be difficult for parents of autistic children. Here’s 3 questions to help you find balance
Snacking healthy isn’t the giant problem we often think it is. Here is an amazing snack guide for health conscious parents.
Getting your baby to sleep shouldn’t be a nightmare. There are wonderful tips and tricks to make sure you and baby get a good night’s rest.
Pursuing a college degree as an adult with children is a monumental but worthwhile endeavor. Here’s some tips for student-parents
Matric 2023: Is your son or daughter doing their final year in high school? Here’s how you can show your support.
Can children’s dreams foretell events that will happen nearly 40 years into the future? Yes, according to the results of a study
A friend or relative having a baby is an exciting moment. Here are a few things to know so you can be a great guest.
What do you do when you are alone and no one can see? British mothers revealed their darkest secrets. And you’ll never guess what they do.
‘Affording your child privacy is an act of both love and trust which promotes their healthy development,’ says psychologist Lekha Daya.
Strong emotions in our kids may trigger our own emotional reactions, and we may feel lost about the best way to respond.