Parenting Files

How do we raise compassionate kids?

In a world that can be tough, how do we ensure we raise our kids to be compassionate and kind?

Education

25 ways to ask your kids 'how was school today?'

How can you ask your kids how school was... without actually asking them 'how was school today?' #sneakymama

Parenting Files

EXPERT: Parenting arrangements after separation

Facing separation? Our legal expert explains there are many different approaches to parenting arrangements. Which one is right for you?

Parenting Files

PARENTING: Quiet Please! How to restore peace to your home

Do you find yourself yearning for the peaceful sound of silence? Here's how to bring a little peace to your home.

Parenting Files

PARENTING: Ingenious discipline methods that TOTALLY work!

Naughty spot not working? Try one of these ingenious discipline methods.

Wellbeing

WELLBEING: Less is more - a guide to calming your home

The best way you can bring some calm to your home is to do... LESS!

Parenting Files

PARENTING: Imagination – should we set boundaries?

Does your child have a vivid imagination that lands them in ‘trouble’?

Parenting Files

PARENTING: 10 reasons children whinge and what you can do to help

Had enough of whinging, whining or wailing? Parenting educator Kathryn Tonges shares her invaluable tips on what you can do to help.

Articles

CHAT: Mum! I’m bored!

Can boredom be good for kids?

Preschool

BOOKS: 14 great books for kids to curl with up this winter

When the temperatures drop, there’s nothing better than curling up with a good book. Here's some great books for kids (and you!) to curl up with this winter.

Wellbeing

WELLBEING: How does depression present in kids, and what can you do to help?

Depression is a serious mental health condition that affects an individual’s physical and mental well-being. But how do you spot depression in kids, and what can you do to help?

Parenting Files

PARENTING: Raising financially savvy kids in a cashless world

How do we teach our children the value of money in an age of cashless payments, online shopping and in-app purchases?