Smacking children: The only time you should do it
Physical punishments to correct our children’s behaviour can sometimes be seen as child abuse. You’d be surprised why there’s still a case for smacking.
Explaining Jesus and the end of the world to a child
Q: Ever since she heard a sermon that the world is ending and Jesus is returning soon, my seven-year-old daughter has been extremely anxious. What can I do to allay her fears?
Is your child a bully? Here’s what to do
Bullying has terrible effects on the victims involved but one of the toughest things to hear from your child’s school is that your own child is the bully.
Vegan baked sweet potato enchiladas
This vegan-friendly sweet potato enchilada dish is an excellent choice for family dinners and is a whole lot of fun to make (get the kids to join in).
Chocolate chia almond nut butter bars
Our healthy chocolate chia almond nut butter bars recipe is a protein rich snack to keep you full throughout the day.
Feelings word list (Free Printable!)
Next time your child expresses their emotions, extend their vocabulary by using this list to help them to label these feelings.
Peanut butter banana smoothie
Is it a peanut butter banana smoothie or a banana peanut butter smoothie? Call it what you want, it is the perfect blend of protein, healthy fats and delicious taste.
8 tips for new step-parents
How long before a step-child will accept you? How do you discipline them? Here’s what you should know if you find yourself becoming a step-parent for the first time.
How to make beeswax wraps
Learn how to make beeswax wraps with this really easy beeswax wrap recipe. DIY beeswax wraps are great for the environment, your kitchen and your wallet too.
Free printable: How to discipline a child
How do you discipline your child at home? Learn how to discipline a child with this step-by-step guide you can print and keep in a handy place.
“At six months old, he weighed exactly the same as at birth.”
What happens when your child is on his deathbed, labelled “failure to thrive”? How do you still trust God?
Would you discipline another parent’s child?
It’s one thing to discipline your own child, but would you ever step in to tell another child off if what they’re doing is impacting your kid? Two mums share their views.