Category: Children

If you’re like me, you’ve always had a plan in mind – find love; get married; have three kids. However, sometimes these plans will go astray and as time...

I won’t lie – braiding hair is difficult to learn! But practise makes perfect and braiding not only looks great, it is a terrific deterrent for nits! Braiding looks so neat...

Children are wonderful in many ways but they all come with a glaring factory defect: a lack of filter. You might think your babies are such angels but when...

At the risk of opening the judgemental parenting floodgates, I’ll admit it, I’ve smacked my kids. I was smacked as a child and I have, on occasion, given my kids a smack...

Most parents will feel quite uneasy when they drop their child off to daycare for the first time. It can be hard knowing if he will fit in, if...

One of the greatest gifts I was given when I married my husband was an amazing mother-in-law. She’s sweet, easy-going AND a pre-school teacher. Talk about a trifecta! She’s...

When you bring your new baby home, everyone says “sleep when the baby sleeps” and “breastfeeding gets better” and “get used to having puke on your clothes” and blah...

What are the most disgusting things that you do now you’re a parent, that you swore you would never do to your own children? Wash their mouths out with soap for...

“I hadn’t picked it up at first – not because the signs weren’t there, because they were, but because I didn’t see anything problematic in those signs… “She was...

It’s hard to imagine the innocent children in our lives doing anything against the law. It’s even harder to imagine them taking a life. But, you’d be surprised how...