Helicopter Parenting, The Kids… and Your Marriage

Apr 16 2019

Helicopter parents. They are all over the nation. Tracking their child’s every move, pattern,
behaviour, and, very often, failure. As some of the beneficiaries of this parenting phenomenon
are turning into adults, it is becoming overly apparent that not only does Helicopter Parenting
not work, but the parents put their children at a severe disadvantage as they are unable to thrive
in the face of inevitable challenge. 

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A Mum’s ways to distract children from using the tablet, PC, iphone and ipads

Mar 31 2019

It’s not been too long ago when we completed half term, time off from school where you can get up late, have a lie in and just a huge break from doing the school run and the Easter holidays are coming soon.  However, we are faced with something different, what can I do that is not expensive to entertain and distract children at home?  Some families go on holidays and some families just explore their local attractions.  It is a little bit of a distraction for them to be given the tablet, PC, iphone and ipads. The experts report that too much screen time is not good and it should be stopped at least one hour before bedtime to get relaxed, for the brain to slow down so they can settle easier.  I have found ten ways to distract the children from these devices. Check them out. 

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How to Cope with Divorce

Mar 29 2019

Nobody goes into a marriage planning for divorce, but it’s an all-too-common outcome. While you might have experienced the very worst of relationship breakups in the past, divorce is very different. There are obligations and legal matters to take into account, and it can be all too easy to fall into unhealthy ways of coping. No matter how long you’ve been married for, where you live, or the reasons for your divorce, there are some healthy and proactive coping strategies that can help smooth the entire process and make it easier for you to start moving on and looking to the future. While nobody will expect a divorce to be emotionally easy, these coping strategies could help more than you think.

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