Study after study points to screen time as a significant predictor of decreased mental health in young people. Parents instinctively know this.
Should you step in with other people’s kids? Using the right kind of communication can help you work through these situations.
“When you have a premature birth, it’s usually quite sudden and unexpected. [It’s] tough for a lot of families” Kylie shares how she found hope through it.
I worry – consistently – about my kids’ safety when they’re not at home. Should I be getting them to use a location tracker so I know they’re safe?
How Can I Teach My Kids to Be Safe Without Scaring Them? By Dr Justin Coulson Hi Dr Justin, we recently had a family meeting and decided on a family safe word – a word we can use in case someone other than family has to pick the kids up. I know I need to […]
By: Arlene Pellicane Date nights during the courtship years might have included bouquets of roses, candlelight dinners and strolls through the park. But date night looks quite different now that you have kids. These days, your “romantic evenings” may more often involve finding free food samples at the grocery store and then heading to the discount […]
By: Rachel Doherty Curfews can be a useful way for parents to influence the behaviour of their teens. Especially when they’re making poor choices or hitting the party scene. Teenagers at some point will dip into the world beyond their home. It’s only a matter of time before they want to go to parties or hang out […]
By: Hope Media The Bible: it’s still the most read, quoted and revered book ever published. But there’s a generation now growing up in an increasingly secular Australia, who have less and less Bible awareness. That’s why Bible Society Australia wants to introduce God’s words to Aussie kids at an early age – with the free […]
How do you motivate kids? It may be one of the biggest struggles parents and teachers experience. We remind them to clean their room or do their schoolwork. They reply that it’s too hard.We cajole them to turn off their screens and play outside or read a book. They reply that it’s boring. We plead […]