Category: Parents

While people look forward to marriage, they also look forward to the honeymoon. It’s an excellent time to avoid the stresses of everyday life and to enjoy some time...

By John Pickering, The University of Queensland I need to start with a confession: I’m not a parent. I am someone who investigates how science can help parents deal...

It doesn’t matter if it’s your first, second or fifth… Once a baby is born, everyone in the family adjusts for that tiny human. Though these changes are expected,...

Valentine’s Day — it’s when love is truly in the air and dates can be had a plenty, but not for parents right? Wrong! There’s no reason that parents...

This post is republished with permission from our awesome friend Tessa at www.justtessa.com You Think I’m a Bad Mother Because of THAT? This week I was judged and criticised...

What are you thinking about right now..this very moment in time? Do you often feel overwhelmed? Burnt Out?  Are you taking anti-depressants because you can’t cope? If you are...

There are lots of things you’re never going to see eye-to-eye with your partner over in every relationship. Some of these things are minor and you can compromise, but...

Nobody is ever really prepared to become a parent. There, I said it. I mean, if you were anything like me, you might have read all the parenting books...

It’s pretty damn hard being a mum in this day and age. There’s so much expectation to be the perfect parent, the doting wife or partner, having a successful...

Talking to children about sex and puberty can be hard for parents to do. Sure, kids need the information, but it’s easy to feel uncomfortable about how much they should...