Matric exams are around the corner, is your child ready?
With the recent outcry for justice and the long-awaited change needed within our country, I was left feeling deeply distressed as a woman and a first-time single mama, raising my little boy in this big world.
In SA, only 50% of all children who die from cancer received a diagnosis and 50% of those who were diagnosed die because their diagnosis came too late. WHY? Because a major success factor for surviving childhood cancer is early diagnosis and many of our health practitioners are unaware of the signs.
Global Warming, IPCC, Mass Extinction Events, Carbon Emissions, Water Safety, Greenhouse Gasses, Food Safety, Acid Oceans, Extreme Weather Events, these are all terrifying and complex things for most adults, how do we begin to explain them to our children?
We must raise confident and assertive children.
Find all the dates and times South African matrics will write their NSC October/November 2019 exams here.

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Is sibling rivalry getting you down?

Here are five easy ways to keep your sanity.

Love languages and parenting: What is your child’s love language?

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How to be a mindful parent in 2019

How can we connect with our children more?

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If I think back to my teenage years, I felt overwhelmed by my feelings and found solace in unhealthy behaviours.

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It becomes quite complex because you would need to analyse how quickly your body burns fuel.

My child is going vegan. What now?

Parenty’s resident paediatric dieticians, Kath Megaw & Nutrpaed, give some tips to ensure your vegan child is eating a balanced diet.

Matric finals: Top tips to help your teen perform & keep your own anxiety in check

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.

How to encourage our children to become valuable sportsmen and women

People have always been fascinated with the “why” and the “what” that makes the rich so successful.

Beware: Change can knock you right off your feet, but is it all bad?

I measured my self worth according to others. I put them first, always.

How to groom your child’s talent

‘How do I identify talent’ and ‘how do I groom the talent’.

Don’t be afraid to ask for help

Asking for help and support is a lot easier once you get past the silly notion of it being a negative thing.

What parenting style do you fit into?

Being raised by baby boomers, parenting took on an entirely different format, it was just that, parenting.

What you need to know about the contraceptives you are taking

I feel like, in a way, contraceptives punish our decision to procreate on our own terms



 


 

 

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