Parenting Advice

Stimulating your baby includes promoting his physical development and co-ordination with games and outdoor pursuits, intellectual development with conversation and reading, but also SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT. Good social development includes: Emotional resilience and strength, as well as strong character values. The ability to develop and sustain sound...

Yes, it’s 2021 and I have a left-handed child in my class. The mother is a single mom, and a distinguished surgeon. Grandpa is also a retired medical doctor and helps her a tremendous amount in bringing up, looking after, and transporting the little boy to and...

Babies. Connecting through Physical contact. It is truly instinctive to touch and cuddle your baby, and this is in fact crucial for his intellectual development. Don’t listen to all the ‘Mother Grundy’s’ who tell you, you will spoil the child; keep him close to you ,...

Discipline is teaching that there are consequences for your actions. That there are structures and parameters for behaviour everywhere in life. Setting up the parameters or the guidelines for their behaviour is done by the adults in 'charge' for the purpose of assisting in acquiring...

I’m writing to you as a parent of three children myself; having seen many of my friends’ children grow up too, and many problems negotiated and discussed along the way. Today we realise that bringing up children successfully is not such a cut and dried exercise,...

Children must first be happy and then they will learn.