Problem Kids

19 Mar 2015

Dealing With ADHD Kids – Straight Talk To Help You Cope

dealing with ADHD kids

How many times have you heard people say that ADHD is not a real disease, it is just bad parenting? At the other end of the spectrum in dealing with ADHD kids, we have the medication brigade who think Ritalin and other drugs will do the job. Obviously, there is a happy medium. It is […]

02 Mar 2015

Parenting Toddlers Tips – 7 Basic Rules

parenting toddlers tips

With toddlers, you have to keep a few basic principles in mind. These range from them not being able to tell you what they want nor can they move as fast as they like – just as well! That is the perfect recipe for acting out, temper tantrums, hitting siblings and an astonishing range of […]

25 Feb 2015

10 Healthy School Lunches Ideas

healthy school lunches ideas

Are you getting tired of the same old recipes that you trot out week after week, when getting the kids’ lunches ready? You know that healthy school lunches for kids are usually much better than what they can get at any school cafeteria. The only problem is that it takes longer and you have to […]

17 Feb 2015

9 Famous ADHD Celebrities – Inspire Your Kids With These Stories

famous ADHD celebrities

If you think that ADHD has had a bad press, you are right! The problem is that there is far too much emphasis on the problems with ADHD such as inattention, lack of focus, distraction, fidgeting and hyperactivity, just to mention a few. But while millions of people struggle to cope, adapt and just learn […]

30 Jan 2015

Ban Handheld Devices For Children – Crazy or Sensible?


Should we ban handheld devices for children or not? Let us look at what is going on here and whether this is really a practical suggestion or not for parents We shall look at the fact that the tender age of toddlers is no barrier to using these high tech devices (cell phones, tablets, computer […]

04 Jan 2015

7 Discipline Rules For Children That Will Work

discipline rules for children

When we think of discipline rules for children, we probably think of our own parents and how they brought us up. Many parents try to copy their own upbringing in many ways. Others seek to reverse the trend if they suffered from over strict rules and had an unhappy childhood. Above all, we want to […]

23 Nov 2014

Overprotective Parents Effects – 7 Things You Need To Know

overprotective parents effects

Let me tell you a story about the world’s worst Mom! Her name is Lenore Skenazy and she has her own TV show now which, not surprisingly, is also called World’s Worst Mom. She earned that title because she let her 9 year old travel alone on the subway.  As you can see, she has […]

11 Nov 2014

Smartphone Distracted Parenting – 7 Things You Must Do Now

smartphone distracted parenting

Everybody is becoming a mobile phone addict. That is the alarming trend we are seeing. Guess who are the worst offenders? Parents! This was the result of some research done by the Swedish government’s YouGov agency. They found that 33% of parents have received complaints from their kids that they (the parents!) were spending far […]

01 Nov 2014

Top 10 Things You Must Know About Angry Child Outbursts

Do You REALLY Know Why Your Child Is Angry?

How do you deal with all that anger and rage? They seem to blow up out of nowhere. The main problem we have as parents is how to react calmly and not get drawn into the fight and start reacting in an angry, offended and threatening way ourselves. Here are the top 10 tips to […]

08 Oct 2014

The Shocking Truth About Why Kids Can’t Sit Still.


Kids in classrooms fidget more than they used to. Ask any teacher. Most teachers will even recommend that the child be sent for ADHD testing. He or she may well have ADHD but actually, many of them do not! What is going on? Look at these facts: Some teachers say that 1 in 8 kids […]