Parenthood

The greatest challenge of your life

Parents: better single than unhappy

We recently discussed the effects of marital breakdowns on the family’s children. Fighting constantly but staying together to avoid divorce is no better; the...

Parents: follow your instincts

Parenting. Nowadays, there are so many complicated theories and trends in parenting that it’s no wonder mums and dads are left bewildered and totally...

Like mother, good child

Mothers want the best for their children, to see them grow into good and decent people. What may sound like a simple, natural wish...

Late motherhood, longer life expectancy

We are all women and we all know how age can affect our fertility. It is somehow amazing that a woman’s fertility starts to...

Following in tiny footsteps

Going for walks always was a solitary endeavor, for me. There is a special kind of zen to moving along a path on foot,...

Mother’s Day more than ever

Mother’s day is yet once again upon us. Many insist that the day has become commercialized and has lost its value. I will disagree....

Girl talk: an apology to mums

Bonnie Koehn is a respectful blogger and single parent who has inspired me many times in the past. I recently read one of her...

Potty training made easy

Potty training is one of the most important developmental milestones for small children... and their parents! Indeed, most parents find potty training harder than...

Don’t mess with tigers

We are constantly bombarded with perfect images of supermoms being successful career women and fully involved mums.Most adverts and magazines, literally,  depict the modern...

Talk to your children

Speaking directly to our children has been supported  as a winning strategy for many years by educators and parents alike, and now we have...

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