12.10.2019 06:33 am
They want to be in control of their digital footprint.
We have all seen them, the parents who have their children plastered all over their social media. Their children are the centre of attention when you go on their Facebook or Instagram pages. I am guilty of this. I even had to create a different social media platform due to my obsession with her. Sometimes, the pictures we post are of the little cute outfits they wore or the school award they just won. Then a lot of other times we are posting about the hilarious stuff that they did, that, if they had a choice, would not want to be posted on social media.
How do we help our kids navigate the stormy waters of bullying in an ocean of social media and apps that didn’t even exist when we were kids?
We can always make time for what is important to us.
If I think back to my teenage years, I felt overwhelmed by my feelings and found solace in unhealthy behaviours.
It becomes quite complex because you would need to analyse how quickly your body burns fuel.
Parenty’s resident paediatric dieticians, Kath Megaw & Nutrpaed, give some tips to ensure your vegan child is eating a balanced diet.
It is worth remembering that parents and guardians also have an important role to play in ensuring their children perform optimally when the time comes.
People have always been fascinated with the “why” and the “what” that makes the rich so successful.
I measured my self worth according to others. I put them first, always.
Asking for help and support is a lot easier once you get past the silly notion of it being a negative thing.
Being raised by baby boomers, parenting took on an entirely different format, it was just that, parenting.