How to Begin Weaning

Your baby’s first taste of ‘real’ food is a momentous occasion but don’t be surprised if it things don’t go according to plan. Some babies eagerly embrace those first mouthfuls, while others are a little shocked. Which food? A plain puree of a single root vegetable, such as carrot, mixed with a little of your […]

Preparing for Back to School!

It’s that time of the year when kids get all excited about preparing for school, this checklist will help you ignite their enthusiasm, and give them a bright push to the new school year! Relaxed Back     A healthy spine starts with choosing the right bag for your kids books, a variety of options […]

How to win an argument against your parents

Ok kids. You need to stop depending on the whining and the nagging that too quickly moves on to crying and pleading then onto sulking and the silent treatment to get what you want from your parents. If you want something, make your case and present it. But, be sure to know when, how and […]

A Letter to Stay-at-home Mums

Dear Stay-at-home Mum, We know. We know how hard it can get. We know that it is a 24-hour job. We know that most people don’t appreciate that. But we do. There are many terms for it; housewife, domestic engineer and good old fashioned stay at home mum. We have our own term for it […]

Keeping Up With the Kids!

Do you sometimes listen to your kids talking with each other or their friends, mentioning strange phrases and talking about things and people you have never heard of? Have you ever felt just a little uncool for not knowing what is cool these days? (Apparently, the word “cool’ is really not cool anymore!). Here is […]

Is Your Child Anxious?

Anxiety and angst seem such an adult thing to endure. After all, why should kids be anxious? They don’t have to bear any big responsibility, or shoulder any burden. So what would cause anxiety in kids? According to the American Academy of Paediatrics, anxiety disorders are the most common types of disorder in children. But […]