How to build self-confidence in a child?

How to build self-confidence in a child?

Observe kids at the playground, it’s easy to spot the ones that don’t dare or don’t try because they aren’t confident. We aren’t born self-assured, we learn over time through our experiences. As parents, it’s part of our responsibility to build self-confidence in a child. … Read more

How to build self-confidence in a child?

Teaching self-care to our kids

From the moment they are born we start teaching self-care to our kids. Learning how to take care of ourselves, from our mental health to our physical wellbeing is so important. For example, brushing our teeth or making our room a relaxing space. Some of … Read more

The emotional wellbeing of children

In the past two years, emotional well-being for kids has been a hushed topic. With the end of restrictions in most countries around the world, people are starting to look at the consequences they have had on our children. Without going into a discussion of … Read more

Holistic health for children

Holistic health for children is a lifestyle. Teach your kids healthy habits to grow happy, self-aware and well balanced!

Childproofing your home

Childproofing your home

When you are a parent, there’s no greater horror story than when a child gets fatally injured from an accident that could have been avoided with childproofing your home. There’s more to it than covering electrical outlets and storing cleaning products out of reach. As … Read more

baby conjunctivitis

How to treat baby conjunctivitis with natural remedies

Pink eye and inflammation on the inner eyelids? It could be baby conjunctivitis. Nothing to worry about, conjunctivitis is fairly common with babies and kids and easily treated.  If you are worried your child has conjunctivitis, consult your paediatrician. It’s important to understand the causes … Read more

The terrible twos: a parents’ guide

The terrible twos: a parents’ guide

What are the terrible twos? How do you deal with terrible twos? When do the terrible twos end? These are all common questions that parents have when it comes to the terrible twos. Don’t worry, with our guide, the terrible twos won’t be that scary … Read more

What’s a normal temperature for a baby?

It’s natural to wonder what’s a normal temperature for a baby. Are they wearing enough? Is the nursery too warm? What’s considered a fever? It’s not easy to tell with a newborn!  We try our best to make our baby feel comfortable and secure, but … Read more

Family habits

New year, great new family habits on a budget

Family habits are something that we can develop and improve. Don’t worry, this isn’t another article about making new year resolutions… Rather, it’s about building family habits that become feelgood routines and won’t weigh on your monthly budget. Why new year’s resolutions set us for … Read more

Natural baby teething remedies

Natural baby teething remedies

It’s really tough seeing your baby in pain when his teeth are starting to come out. Cranky, fussy and crying, we automatically look for natural baby teething remedies to help. There’s no need for ibuprofen or other drugs, but there’s plenty of tried and tested … Read more