If you’ve been overseas, especially with little ones in tow, then you can expect a bit of a culture shock. The time zone can be a killer but also there are some traditions and cultures that are truly Australian through and through. Go to Europe and kids can actually attend museums with their parents and […]
When my daughter recently turned three, I celebrated by naively announcing how excited I was that the “terrible twos” were finally over. Turns out, the “terrible twos” have nothing on the next stage. Mums and dads with threenagers in the house, you know what I’m talking about. We recently gave you our tongue-in-cheek guide to surviving […]
When asking your child about his day at school or kinder, how many parents out there are left with a “fine,” “okay” or a simple nod, grunt or shrug of the shoulders? Turns out, it could be because we are not asking the right question.
How difficult is it to get your child’s attention while they’re playing on their iPad? Do they seem transfixed, in their own world, even addicted? Do they get mad when you tell them it’s time to switch off? Here’s what the health experts say too much screen time might be doing to your kids (and you). […]