Aiming for Independence

Posted on August 6, 2018
Recently we saw a quote on FB which resonated with our thoughts around the consequences of doing too much for kids and the messages they possibly receive as a result. This Ann Landers’ quote is, “It is not what you do for your children, but what you have taught them to do for themselves, that will make them successful human beings.” One of the main aims of parenting is to develop independence in children; to become

Building Confidence

Posted on August 6, 2018
We will put together some articles addressing topics relevant to parents and hope that you find them appealing and helpful. Our first article provides some tips on helping to promote confidence in your child. Is your child confident and reaching his/her full potential? Children with healthy self-esteem and self-confidence learn more, achieve more, have more friends, are confident in social settings, enjoy individual pursuits, when challenges arise are able to work toward finding solutions, are generally happier and