How did Anna know what to do with her screaming baby? By trusting her motherly intuition – and with a little help from her Mamma!
When you feel like you have people around you who are your people, it feels wonderful. But more than that, it makes you more resilient.
You just don’t know what sort of day that mother and kids have had. So, it’s best not to judge based only on what you see.
It’s an objective fact: one of our children is always going to better than another child at any given activity. One child might be academically sharper.
Australia doesn’t have much of a dating culture. We tend to see teens with boyfriends or girlfriends. But dating… not so much.
Resilience is about being able to adapt positively to difficult times, setbacks and other significant challenges, and avoid maladaptive outcomes.
In recent weeks, to surprisingly little fanfare, the Morrison Federal Government has announced a new Children’s Mental Health Strategy.
The “experts” say: kids are over-scheduled these days; life is too busy, so let them be bored. But is this really the best advice?
Lashing out in anger is something that can easily turn into a habit for our children. Anger is usually based on a strong sense of fear or sadness.
Why? What? When? Where? How? You could almost describe it as a syndrome – the Little Voice with Endless Questions or LVEQs.