Essential Baby: Becoming Comfortable With My Discipline Style

For some reason I have concocted this idea that other parents – even my dear friends, who have been by my side through pregnancy, the newborn haze of sleep deprivation and colic, who have supported my struggle with postnatal depression and anxiety, and with whom we have celebrated our children’s first milestones – are nowContinue reading “Essential Baby: Becoming Comfortable With My Discipline Style”

Baby and Toddler Magazine: Autumn’s here, but the sun isn’t going anywhere

Don’t let these cooler Autumn mornings and shorter days fool you. As you head outside with your family over the Easter long weekend, it’s just as important to ensure your little ones – and you – stay safe in the sun as it is in the height of summer. Thanks in part to the popularContinue reading “Baby and Toddler Magazine: Autumn’s here, but the sun isn’t going anywhere”

Baby and Toddler Magazine: 5 Ways to Spoil Your Child (and Why We Should)

Gosh there are so many rules these days, aren’t there? ‘No TV before two years of age.’ ‘Don’t praise your child too much, he will expect praise for every little thing.’ ‘Don’t be a helicopter parent – kids have to make their own mistakes.’ ‘Don’t let your kids call the shots.’ ‘Make sure your kidsContinue reading “Baby and Toddler Magazine: 5 Ways to Spoil Your Child (and Why We Should)”