How to help your child break a negative or bad habit?

The holidays cover up a lot of things including some undesirable habits! Now with regular school days and weeks those habits can come in the way of your child’s academic and personal success. As a parent what you have ‘overlooked’ in the holidays is now becoming an every day tug-of-war with your child. Starting with gaming…

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How to start the new academic year with freshness and positivity…

Two months of summer time are over! For some it might have felt like the blink of an eye and for some it might have felt like a long stretch of time. Well for both it is over. What lies in front of parents and children is the fresh start of a new academic year.…

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The top 10 tips for Mums & Dads on How to Stay Calm during the Summer holidays!

Its summer time!! The heat is on is many parts of the world while many countries have a cold and wintery summer. Wherever you are in the world, one thing is for sure it marks a break for children from the routine of school life. Parents look forward to a later and more relaxed start…

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How do I deal with my angry teenage son?

It is so easy to want others to change to help us feel better about our own lives. You want to change your boss so that your work environment gets easier to manage. You want your spouse to be calmer so that there is peace in your relationship. You want your children to finish their…

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Want to know how to get your child to listen to you the first time?

Recently I was approached, by parents of a teenage boy who had just stopped listening to them. Every time the mother would say something he would just cover his ears with his hands! Nothing they said could get him to listen. He had reached a point where whether his parents said something for his benefit…

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How do I set expectations or goals for my child?

Parenting can sometimes seem like a tight rope walking exercise – trying to balance what you say, when to say, how to say and how much you say. But once you have practised and got the basics in place it becomes smoother and easier. Its just about getting the balance right and then the ride…

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