How many times do you remember your parents screeching at you to “sit up straight!” when you were a kid? And how often are you now saying the same thing to your own kids? Poor posture often starts early in childhood.
Travelling with a baby can be a daunting prospect for a new parent. Whilst all this angst and stress is understandable, there are a few simple things you can do to make the experience easier, and hopefully even enjoyable, for both you and your little one.
We finally made our way to Nubo in Alexandria, Sydney, for some play fun! The first of its kind in Australia, Nubo is a beautifully designed space that encourages children and families to play, explore, connect, grow and learn together.
A distressed mother warns parents to check their kids iPads after her seven-year-old daughter was groomed by a predator online. Sonja Bouw, a mother of three from Melbourne, downloaded the popular new music app on her daughter's iPad not realising it had a messaging function in it. What happened next will bring a tear to your eye.
I’ve been neglecting you the last few years because of #mumlife. I came across you the other day and carefully took you out of your beautiful red dust bag. I met your glance. You were still tall, dark and handsome. Completely scuff free, and in impeccable condition. You were exactly like I remembered you.
Now that I have my own daughter it brings up a whole lot of emotions and anxiety. I want to give her the childhood I never had, the picture perfect happy family. I want to constantly shield her from negative influences, buy her everything she desires, stand next to her to catch her when she falls and smother her with endless kisses.
There were three of you smoking right next to a toddler in a pram, and the smoke was blowing in the poor child’s face. That poor child was breathing in at least 250 toxic chemicals, including 50 of which that are known to cause cancer.
One thing in life that's certain is death (and taxes). I guess we’re all just waiting around until we die, as morbid as that sounds. So this is why time is the most precious thing we can offer our loved ones. Are you investing in your children by giving them the quality time they deserve? Or are you compensating by buying them another iPad or useless toy?