9.11.2019 07:00 am
Gentle parenting means no punishments and no rewards: just a partnership with your kids where they want to do the right thing for the sake of doing the right thing.
In a piece in The Conversation, Bernadette Saunders described positive discipline. Parents who practise positive discipline or gentle parenting use neither rewards nor punishments to encourage their children to behave.
Inaction is the best friend of anxiety, how do we empower our children to take action and fight against climate change so they do not feel powerless in the face of this massive issue?
They want to be in control of their digital footprint.
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?
Kath Megaw, from Nutripaeds, explains why intermittent fasting is just the new term to justify skipping breakfast.
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.
Parenty’s resident paediatric dieticians, Kath Megaw & Nutrpaed, give some tips to ensure your vegan child is eating a balanced diet.
Being raised by baby boomers, parenting took on an entirely different format, it was just that, parenting.