Does your child worry about the simplest of things? Does he or she get upset easily? Do they seem to have empathy beyond their young years? Chances are you have a sensitive little soul on your hands.
Kimberley O'Brien tells you how you can help kids rule out the negatives life throws at them and find the positive influences they need to function better each day.
The question I get asked the most is - what's for dinner?
There's plenty of research into children’s understanding of reality vs. the fantastical.
For the sake of my sanity, I've decided to give myself permission to tune out.
Here's how to reframe how we talk about anger and "big feelings" with children.
While the topic of death can be confronting, funerals can help kids comprehend the cycle of life.
Excusing bad behaviour with “boys will be boys” is really just saying “I can’t be bothered”.
Don't be needy for your teen's approval, just tell them you love them and be the best person you can be.
The older man stood idly beside our table while his wife fumbled for keys in her oversize purse. He was in his late 60s and seemed thoroughly amused by a table full of women.
These arguments often come down to your child testing their new ideas, but also testing parental power.
Is there a hidden cost in this brand of discipline?
Boys seemed to me an alien species, maybe that's why I like them.