Many of the parents we meet at ParentingSuccess feel that after school activities take up more time than they would like and is to blame for some of the unwanted behaviours in their children. Continue reading
Holidays are not just rainbows & butterflies!
The summer holidays are nearing an end, the heatwave has given way for occasional torrential down pours and for most families around the UK this week marks the beginning of the end of what for some was;
-A fantastic summer
-A mediocre summer
-A hectic, stressful and demanding 6 weeks of constant togetherness.
-The summer that saw the kids getting the A level and GCSE results of their dreams. Or the summer where they learned that they didn’t get into their Uni of choice?
Summer is upon us and while It is important to have a rest from school, but we can still combine the holiday with fun activities that will support our child’s learning, independence, help them get ready to go back to school and at the same time have a great time together. Continue reading
I have always been against ‘buying’ things on mother’s day, and actually also Valentine’s Day and all the ‘made up by shops days’. But I do LOVE when my children make me something to show their appreciating for the mother I am to them! Here is a poem from my daughter!
Christmas brings lots of joy, magic, hope and light in the darkness. But it can for many families it is also the time of the year when parents really turn up the stress in order to get everything done in time and the prefect way. We want to make sure that everyone (especially the kids) enjoy and remember this time of the year. There are so many should, most, need to and often not enough time, energy and money Continue reading
Summer holiday is great and an opportunity to chill and have some fun time together. But in order to really enjoy it, here are a few tips! The trick to a happy summer lies in planning:
Dear Parents It is important to have a rest from school over the summer, but we can still combine the holiday with fun activities that will support our child’s learning, independence, help them get ready to go back to school and at the same time have a great time together. Continue reading
As a parents, the most important New Year Resolutions for your family might be the ones you have never even considered. Here are our Three Top Tips for a perfect New Year resolution that will help you kick start a harmonious Home in 2019.
It is so easy to get carried away with the Christmas rush, overspending, over indulging, environmental waste and the gift race. But let’s pull the break and think for a moment about what it is that we all REALLY want, including our kids.
I asked my 2 kids two questions, they had 4 seconds to answer each one: Continue reading
I think that most of us can agree that parenting can be tough! We might feel that we can do a better job and that we would like to change and become a more happy, confident, fair and positive parent. However, we don’t know how to and what steps to take. Or we might have tried, failed and given up!
But it IS possible to become the parent that you want & need to be for your family. Here are our 5 tips that will help you to become the parent you want to be in 2017: Continue reading