Family Life

I want to book a family holiday, but where can we go?

One of the few things that might bring a smile to my miserable,...

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Do You Spy on Your Child’s Digital Life?

A report by internet security firm BullGuard has found that six out of...

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Healthy TV Habits for Children

Many parents worry about the amount of time their children spend watching the...

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Does Your Toddler Hate Having Their Hair Washed?

If so, you are not alone. Many children dislike having their hair washed, and bath time can become quite fraught. Hopefully, you will find some of these tips helpful....

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10 Ways Your Baby Shows Love

There are times in every parent’s life, especially after weeks of sleepless nights, when we wonder whether any of the love and attention we pour into our children will ever be reciprocated....

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What to Pack in Your Hospital Bag

If you are coming towards the end of your pregnancy and are planning a hospital birth, it’s a good idea to prepare a bag containing all the things you will need for labour, birth and the first few hours with your newborn. ...

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10 Unusual Ideas for a Spooky Halloween Dinner

My youngest daughter has announced that she would like to dress up as a carrot for Halloween this year so I am frantically looking around for a pair of orange tights and matching leotard....

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10 Lies All Parents Tell

OK, we’ve all done it... told those little white lies to our kids just for the sake of peace or making them feel ok or (let’s face it) getting them do what we need them to do when we’ve asked them to do it! Which of these do you recognise?...

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Tips on Choosing a Secondary School for Your Child

Many parents are currently immersed in the business of secondary school selection for...

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Teenage depression

There are many pressures that face teens in 2013. As if puberty wasn’t enough to deal with, unemployment levels are high and education fees unaffordable – the future seems bleak. ...

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