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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Making decisions about school?? Ten things to consider

Parenting with Joanne Almost every parent, is taken by surprise as to how fast time flies and how soon the schooling years come into existence...