Parenting

Want to be good parents?

By Manasee Joshi Want to be good parents? Sprinkle some magic of attention on yourself first. Sounds mean doesn’t it when I put it…

Honesty, Anger and Parenting

By Dr. Laura Markham “Dr. Laura…I think we as parents need to be honest about our own anger, disappointment, sadness about our child’s choices…” …

5 tips for calming anxiety around mealtimes

By Beth Bonfiglio How to recognise anxiety around mealtimes  If your anxiety is affecting mealtimes with your child, and if you answer ‘yes’ to any of these questions, you really…

What if Grandma gives me soap?

By Kelly Eden Before every Christmas and birthday when my kids were younger, we played a little game: The terrible presents game.   We took turns thinking…

Baby Blues

By Jess Urlichs I sit on the hospital bed as a new mother, which I became in mere seconds, to a perfectly healthy baby. The…

What is holistic education?

Self-reflective, creative, intrinsically motivated beings with a balanced world view is the ultimate goal of holistic education.  Holistic education models celebrate the child for…