Month: March 2019

Why do kids lie, and is it normal?

March 26, 2019

Children typically begin lying in the preschool years, between two and four years of age. These intentional attempts at deception may worry parents, who fear their child will become a social deviant. But from a developmental perspective, lying in young children is rarely cause for concern. In fact, lying is often one of the first signs […]

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5 Parental habits that make kids feel bored at school, feel entitled, have little patience & few real friends

March 20, 2019

Every of society’s mistakes and negative habits are just a reflection of the mindset that has been nurtured in the people that make them. And it all starts with what we learned as children and how it reflects on our personality and our worldview. So, giving more credit to the importance of the child is […]

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How to talk to your child about their school report?

March 13, 2019

It’s that time of year again when you receive your child’s school report. For some parents and carers, understanding what it means can be challenging. Some children will be happy and others may be disappointed. Parents and carers need to interpret the information in the report so you can determine the strengths of your child, […]

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How you can help your child grow up with a positive sense of self?

March 11, 2019

Healthy self-esteem is one of the best gifts parents can give their child. A positive sense of self needs to be built right from childhood. While it is not uncommon to see parents showering their kids with positive reaffirmations cheering for them, there are several other important aspects of building a positive sense of self, […]

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How having conversations with your children can be beneficial?

March 5, 2019

There is nothing ground-breaking here. Parents may wonder what benefits their child can reap simply through a conversation. Well, the truth is, it is not so much about the conversation itself but, the way you ‘converse’. Nowadays, both parents have jobs and find it difficult due to their hectic schedule to have a proper, heart-to-heart […]

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Teaching kids to be healthy

March 1, 2019

Well known celebrity dietician Rujuta Diwekar has written a new book on nutrition for children called ‘Notes for Healthy Kids’. Though,of course,it focuses on food, the book is very clear that healthy children are built of more than just the food they take in. The book has a lot of good advice and tips to […]

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