A Mother's Voice

Excessive use of internet Puberty Part10

The way we interact with each other has affected teenage lifestyles the most. Problems: Your teen may seem to spend hours on phone, texting, talking or simply playing. Adolescents addicted to the internet tend to have fewer friends and a less active social life. They lead solitary lives and are happy browsing the internet for...

4 Tips for dealing with your child’s moody days

The power of curiosity
Show #understanding Try to be #understanding as they may not know how to tell you how they are feeling but are making it apparent though their behaviour. So try to look beyond the behaviour and stay calm. Make then feel valued and show them you #understand how they are feeling and support them. This can start...

How To Motivate Your Child To Learn?

There are countless things that you can do to help your child even if they do not appear to want to learn. Motivation 101 Aside from staying involved, guiding with a positive attitude and helping to develop a routine and expectations, you can also take extra steps to spark your child's interest. Play with them Visit...

What can i do if my children lying

be honest
It is normal that children lying It is common for children to lie. It is common for parents to worry when they catch the kids lying. You may feel betrayed, hurt and even wonder if you can trust the child again. Here is what you should do to prevent your kid from lying. Do not take...

Using teachable moments

The power of using teachable moments in your daily life You can help your child sharpen their observation and thinking and reasoning skills skills as you go about your normal day. For example instead of driving by the construction site by our house and saying "look it's a crane"  you could say something along...

Affect physically&emotionally Puberty Part2

Adolescence is the age between adulthood and childhood. Problems: Teenagers are often confused about their role and are torn between their responsibilities as growing adults and their desires as children. They tend to feel overly emotional (blame it on the hormones). Just about anything and everything can make them happy, excited, mad or angry. ...

Problems and sensible solutions Puberty Part1

Adolescence is not an easy time for kids or parents.  The only way to deal with needs and problems at this age is to know about them and be ready to face them. Most common problems, and their solutions that adolescents have to deal with. Physical changes Physical changes happen due to change in the teenager’s hormone levels. ...

Interpersonal problems Puberty Part8

At such a vulnerable time, it is but natural for kids to feel awkward in social situations. Problems: Teenagers want to have an identity of their own. They tend to look up to role models at home or outside. Adolescents also start thinking about what is ‘right’ and ‘wrong’ and question your take on certain...

Empowering Relationship Advice for Women

Let's look at the topics of having your life, being needy and your connection to your partner. Everyone always says, “Relationships are so hard!” But that’s not true. It’s not relationships that are difficult, rather, it’s the people involved in the relationships that MAKE them challenging.

GETTING MY PRIORITIES IN CHECK

"GETTING MY PRIORITIES IN CHECK" Don’t get me wrong I #LOVE a tidy neat and sparkly home but at the end of the day do you remember what your house looked like as a small child I surely don’t… is it important?? Obviously we need to maintain some kind of cleanliness possibly ensure everyone has undies,...

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