These apps are the closest we will get to a co-parenting manual.
Sex is a big part of an intimate relationship, but does the absence of it mean a marriage is in trouble and does it lead others to cheat?
Divorce rates are on the rise since lockdown started, so a counselling psychologist offers couples advise on keeping their marriage alive.
Relationship counsellor and clinical sexologist, Leandie Buys, offers some advice on how parents can break the news to their children that they are separating or getting divorced.
As the country moves into Level 3, there are some positives to take advantage of.

Being a parent There’s no ‘normal’ when it comes to how often couples have sex

When it comes to sex, there is no “normal” and “abnormal”. Something only becomes a problem when it starts affecting your daily life and the quality of your relationships.

Being a parent Could these cartoon-films help your family deal with Covid-19 stress?

A UK organization has developed cartoon short films to help families cope with Covid-19 anxiety.

Being a parent Couples can now apply for a marriage certificate

Large weddings are still impossible, but couples can now look forward to obtaining a marriage certificate.

Being a parent Lockdown & your relationship: Are you fighting over who’s responsible for the kids?

In my practice lately, I’ve noticed that some couples are struggling to renegotiate some of the roles and responsibilities in their household when it comes to the kids.

Being a parent Lockdown & your relationship: How to handle going back to work

As we go into the different levels of lockdown in the coming weeks, one or both of you may be returning to work, and you might have to renegotiate some roles to ensure the home and work responsibilities are dealt with fairly.

Being a parent Keeping the kids entertained at home: tips from parents

If you’re a parent trying to do some work, run a household, and also keep the children stimulated during this lockdown – you’re probably a little stressed.

Being a parent A working mom & parenting author shares lockdown experience

Parenting author and mom of four, Victorine Mbong Shu, has had to convert her home into an office and a classroom for her children (as many of us have had to do). She shares her experiences.

Being a parent SALOCKDOWN: How to survive with being at home with your partner all day

Because there is such a thing as too much time together.

Being a parent Using the lockdown for teachable moments

This is a good time to teach children responsibility.

Being a parent Where to get help if you’re a mom in an abusive relationship during lockdown

Services to protect women and children against domestic abuse are essential services as well.

Adulting 5 expert tips for working from home in a crowded house during the coronavirus pandemic

Kitchens, dining rooms and other spaces have become offices for remote work with computers, cords and paperwork spilling into what was, until very recently, private space.

Being a parent Make it a home sweet home during the coronavirus pandemic

Home doesn’t have to be chaotic with the early closure of schools and many parents being asked to work from home as a result of the coronavirus pandemic

Being a parent COLUMN: Does it still take a village to raise a child?

Can we still trust the village to raise our children?



 


 

 

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