Category: Parenting

Anxieties that affect children
Parenting

Anxieties that affect children

Childhood is an anxious process on its own. Children have a lot of challenges they go through that doesn’t always make sense. However, sometimes, they are overwhelmed with these challenges and normal comforts that adults usually provide don’t seem to be enough. When this happens, a kid may be diagnosed with an anxiety disorder. Types […]

How to Give to your Kids Without Spoiling Them
Parenting

How to Give to your Kids Without Spoiling Them

Spoiled entitlement has to be among the most universally despised human qualities. Despite this, many parents would agree that one of the greatest goals in their life is to make sure that their children have more than they had. How can these two opposing facts be reconciled? Rest assured, parents can give things to their […]

I Do Not Like Being a Mother
Parenting

“I Do Not Like Being a Mother”

My client Didi told me this the previous day. After saying, “I do not like being a mother,” she then said, “I feel really guilty since I never did.” Some asked me how it feels to be a mum. That’s when my son was a year-old. I wanted to answer that it doesn’t feel good […]

Motherhood makes you a better person
Parenting

Motherhood makes you a better person

Motherhood is a humbling experience.  It is a tremendous undertaking to shape the hearts and minds of our children.  It can be stressful and challenging. Even the most calm of people can become anxious and tense. These challenges can also make as better people.  Here are some changes that you may see:  Accountability.  When we […]

Blended Families and Co-Parenting
Parenting

Blended Families and Co-Parenting

The devastation caused by breakups and divorces is compounded when children are involved. Single parenting can feel like the weight of the whole world is resting solely on your shoulders. And co-parenting can feel impossible, especially when bad feelings linger from the ended relationship. The difficulties are only compounded when one of you remarries. An […]