Your Children Do What You Do

When my kids were little, a few incidences showed me how strongly my behaviour shapes their behaviour. Noticing it made me realise just how conscious I have to be about…

We Don’t Need Another Hero

After my talk on using parenting for your own individual growth this weekend someone asked this question: “What is the role of the parent / hero in the world of the child?”  …

I Think Parents Are Awesome

(School hols again – this week and next are old favourites.) I think parents are awesome. I truly do. I stand in awe at what parents around me do – and how…

Toilet Humour

Remember those days when you had privacy? Ah, a deep nostalgic sigh probably escapes your lips as you dreamily think back to the days before kids when you could simply…