5 questions that parents of preschoolers should ask teachers

  Preschool years essentially serve as a foundation for varying learning experiences that are to come. Very often, though, these early child education years are...

6 Ways To Help Your Child When Your Partner Moves Away...

Parenting with Joanne Partner’s moving away for work? Here are 6 ways that you can help your child. In today’s world, it has become increasingly...

All Play and No Work?

As parents with pressing responsibilities around the clock, do we pay attention to our children playing? Yes! I said playing. Is playtime a regular...

3 reasons why we DON’T, and why we SHOULD allow ‘walking’

Parenting with Joanne By the time a young child is 15 months old, he or she, in most cases has acquired the coordination needed for...

How to take away from the stress around exams! 5 points...

Parenting with Joanne As the school calendar rolls into exam time, it is not uncommon for parents and children to feel some amount of pressure...

5 Values that you can teach your young child

Parenting with Joanne As adults, we have come to understand the importance of values in our own personal lives. They give us direction in the...

Fear and your child: 5 ways to help your child deal...

Parenting with Joanne Fear can be described as an unpleasant feeling caused by the warning of danger, harm or pain. Although children are not born...

Learning Difficulties and Parental Support; 8 things you need to bear...

Parenting with Joanne A learning difficulty typically affects the processes involved in acquiring knowledge and using skills to the normal level expected of those of...

Making the best of television time with your toddler; 6 points...

Parenting with Joanne There are many ideas in relation to television and children; the common one being ‘long hours of television is bad’. And I...

Burnout and Parenting: 6 attitudes that can help

Parenting with Joanne Burnout, in parenting can be best described as a feeling of utter helplessness, fatigue, and frustration. We have all been in that...

Ways to Keep your Children Safe and Happy Amidst the COVID-19...

  Due to the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic, government authorities have taken safety measures to curb the transmission of the virus, by closing schools...

8 simple ways to ignite the creative spirit in your child

Parenting with Joanne To foster creativity in a child, essentially means to allow many opportunities for the freedom of thought in his life. Creativity, in...