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In times like these when stress and fear is high, it is so important to take care of our emotional and mental health. It is so easy to get caught up in the stories with everyone talking about it and how it hugely impacts our lives, which it does; to get caught up with reading...
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When we shout and they listen, have we been successful?….it worked When we use fear and we get them to do what we want without a fuss, have we been successful? It is always a good idea to think about the long term outcome before we use discipline strategies. Our children’s minds and bodies are...
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Goals are a way to instil your family values so that it develops from within your children rather than you telling them what to do. How can we break goals down to make it easy to implement with our children at home? Goals can be simple conversations!! It is a process of daily training your...
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New teachers, new classes, new friends, new grade, sometimes new school There are many things to organise like school books, uniforms, schedules, stationery. But do we remember to prepare our children emotionally and mentally? Getting children prepared for their year gives them confidence and direction. When they are very small it can be simple conversations...
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At this time of year people seem tired and stressed and rushed to get everything done before the end of the year. The question is how is our behaviour, our emotional state and our busyness influencing our children? Are we feeling burnt out? Are we setting up patterns for future burnout in our children? What...
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Training the way your child thinks is more important than the result in the moment. How often do we think of just our need in the moment, and forget the big picture of what our children need to learn in that moment? Our day to day conversations have a huge influence on how our children...
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How confident are your children? Does their confidence vary in different situations? Building our children’s awareness of their confidence and a conscious effort to develop it daily will determine their potential. There is a lot, we as parents can do to influence this, our day to day interactions count. Here are some practical ways to...
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In our busy lives today, how much time do we spend with our children? How do we decide what we do with them and what we don’t? How much time is enough? The first place to start is to get clear on our outcome for our time with them. This gives us a frame of...
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Parenting can be hard sometimes, and there is no course or learning we have to go on before we become parents. How do we know if we are really being effective? Sometimes even with the best intent, we can be moulding our children’s perceptions in ways that will not help them as adults. Here are...
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Ever feel like you should be more patient? Or if only I was more patient! I often get moms who tell me that they should be more patient, and the first question I always ask is What about you? So often we beat ourselves up about how we “should be” and forget to take care...
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