Kids Life

Non residential single parenting: practical parenting strategies

In my article Single Parenting: coping as a non-resident parent, we discussed coping from the perspective of the emotional, physical and personal challenges...

Single parenting: coping as a non-resident parent

Single parenting: coping as a non-resident parent Parents generally want what is best for their kids. However, coping as...

Step-Parenting – What You Need To Know

You need patience plus a good understanding of the emotions and thoughts your newly acquired step-child is experiencing in order to become...

Spending quality time with your children

Are you asset rich but time poor, such that you have no presence at home anymore? Or, are you consumed with meeting...

What’s happening to our girls?

"What a twelve-year-old girl experienced at seven, is not what a seven-year-old girl is now struggling with". This is the reality for...

Games not gadgets for kids

In a rushed and hurried society, taking the time to play games with our kids is a great way to have fun,...

Young children and television

As a parent, to what extent should you control your child's television viewing? Too much television can have a huge impact on...

Screen addiction and children

A hi-tech, screen-centred life is becoming the norm for many of today's kids. Ten year olds, for example, are spending an average...

Raising children in a commercial culture

How do we as parents cope with commercial pressures on children? How can we managemarketing pressures and manipulation, and protect our children...

Raising Boys

Child Psychologist Steve Biddulph's hugely successful book, Raising Boys, has been re-released. In this third edition, Biddulph adds to...

All’s fair in brotherly love and war

In natural development, all young animals play, wrestle, and fight. Lion cubs, young bulls in the paddock and fledglings in a nest,...

Getting along: developing social skills

In many ways, social skills are another term for people skills. Without appropriate social skills, interactions with other people can be difficult...

Recent Stories

The Importance Of Early Educational Development

Education at every stage of life is of huge importance for personal growth and development in a whole host of different ways,...

Things To Consider When Planning Your Child’s Party

Some of the most magical childhood memories you can create for your kid will be at their birthday parties. However, depending on...

17 Things You’ll Need for Your Next Rainbow Themed Birthday Party

If you want to make your kid’s special day even more remarkable, there’s no better way than to throw a rainbow themed...

Best Jumping Castles For Hire In Brisbane

Summer is finally here, and what better way to celebrate than to hire a few jumping castles. In fact, nothing beats having...

Best Jumping Castles for Hire in Melbourne

Summer for many in Melbourne is the best time to party, and what better way to party than with jumping castles and...