Helping your kids navigate this transition can be difficult, but it is necessary.
Every kid should have their own cell phone. Or should they?
The game’s players are able to customise their own storyline, which can then be ‘featured’ and shared with other players. The catch is, there’s more than 12 million creators – and the content isn’t exactly well-regulated.
With Olympic swimming legend and CEO of The Princess Charlene of Monaco Foundation South Africa, Ryk Neethling.
I’ve been pondering this question for a while now. I suspect that, as my kids get older, they might not always want to tell me what’s in their hearts.
South Africa’s new sex education curriculum is seen by some as infringing on the rights of parents.

Overcoming meal times with picky eaters

Research suggests that with time and without pressure, most children will accept new foods.

Tips for getting your kids to read and have fun while doing it

Reading for pleasure helps kids in a number of ways.

How to deal with a disappointing report card

End-of-year-report-time can make both parents and children anxious. Here are some tips to deal with receiving a ‘bad’ report card.

How to get children to eat a rainbow of fruit and vegetables

Kids should be eating fruits and vegetables from all colours of the rainbow.

5 must-see family movies to watch in cinemas this holiday season

The Parenty team picks the must-watch kid- (and adult) friendly movies for the festive season.

Trendy, fashionista mums (and dads) take note

Why you need to visit the The KAMERS/Makers market.

5 reasons to watch Netflix’s ‘Klaus’ this holiday

‘A selfish postman and a reclusive toymaker form an unlikely friendship, delivering joy to a cold, dark town that desperately needs it.’

Could these new spectacles help kids with ADHD?

May assist ADHD sufferers who suffer from sleep disorders.

The holiday season is not full of cheer for all families

Parenting a child with special needs? Desirae Pillay gives some ideas on how to cope with the upcoming holiday season.

7 calming phrases to help your anxious child

When faced with your anxious child, you can use the following phrases to help them identify, acknowledge and work through these overwhelming emotions.

How to make the most of the upcoming holidays

Parenty’s resident OT, Anneke de Jager, gives us some ideas on what to do when school holidays roll around in a few weeks.

The gift of cooking: Five fun and healthy recipe books for kids

Reading recipes enhances vocabulary. Baking involves measurement, addition and subtraction. Slicing your personal pizza is a great way to explain fractions to your child.

Children and sleep: How much do they really need?

Research shows that night waking in infancy is associated with behavioural control challenges at three and four years of age.

Is the future of schooling virtual?

We spoke to Rob Paddock, ex-Getsmarter founder, about his new venture, Valenture Institute whose “doors” open in January 2020.



 


 

 

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