5 Ways Separation Might HELP Your Child

5 Ways Separation Might HELP Your Child

No doubt about it, separation and divorce are ‘dirty’ words. Society still tells us that children are negatively affected by it… we’ve all heard the ‘broken home’ comments…right? Spend time on Google and you’ll find a plethora of articles guilt tripping you into...
The Search For The Elusive ‘Perfect Mother’…

The Search For The Elusive ‘Perfect Mother’…

I’ve been a mother for nearly 10 years. I’ve also been a Women’s Health Counsellor for nearly 3 years. During this time I’ve either experienced (or worked with) it all. Good. Bad. Ugly. And everything ‘mothering’ in between. If there’s one thing I’ve learnt through my...
Disney Dads… What Are They?

Disney Dads… What Are They?

Last week I published an article about what exactly Disney Dads are and, why they do what they do. So in light of that I thought it only too relevant to now share some strategies for dealing with them. If you’re a separated or divorced mum dealing with a Disney Dad...
10 Ways To Help Prevent Bullying

10 Ways To Help Prevent Bullying

“You’re so fat!” … “You’re the ugliest person I’ve ever seen!” … “No one likes you, just go and kill yourself!” … Brace yourselves parents. These very words may be said to your child one day. How would you feel? What would you do? Luckily my kids...