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June 7th, 2011 by Sheila 0

For super Parenting Tips – read this

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Super article in today’s Irish Times Health Supplement with some excellent tips

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For super Parenting Tips – read this
June 1st, 2011 by Sheila 0

Interesting Parenting Articles in the media this week

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Here is a line up of the interesting Parenting articles I have found in the Media this week: more »

Interesting Parenting Articles in the media this week
May 16th, 2011 by Sheila 0

Top 10 Tips for Positive Parenting

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Positive Parenting

A different kind of parenting that teaches responsibility, builds self-esteem and ensures they feel loved. The following ten tips will help you use methods that have been proven to provide children with a sense of well-being and security. more »

Top 10 Tips for Positive Parenting
May 13th, 2011 by Sheila 0

Parents advice

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Some tips from parents of what has worked for them in creating calmer homes: more »

Parents advice
May 11th, 2011 by Sheila 0

Teenagers – it’s a phase!

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Do you feel a little unsupported around the house? more »

May 5th, 2011 by Sheila 0

Advice for Parenting Teens

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Some practical tips for parenting teens, however belief is everything and communicating a message of ‘I trust you to be responsible and I believe you know the right thing to do’ is crucial. Also, do not forget to tell them how precious they are to you and that they can always call you and that you are always there for them, no matter what. more »

Advice for Parenting  Teens
May 2nd, 2011 by Sheila 0

Weekly Roundup of Parenting Tips from around the Globe

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From  now on, I will be doing a weekly round up of some interesting articles and short videos of practical tips and skills to help us all parent at our best. This week I am looking at the importance of Positivity whether it’s in our interaction or in disciplining or better ways to interact with our teenagers. more »

Weekly Roundup of Parenting Tips from around the Globe
April 30th, 2011 by Sheila 0

Have you a child preparing for the Junior Cert or Leaving Cert?

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Facing your first (or second) big exam is a major challenge for son or daughter and there are things you can do to help and support more »

Have you a child preparing for the Junior Cert or Leaving Cert?
April 28th, 2011 by Sheila 0

When what you are doing is not working; try something different

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Time and patience is so important when faced with a challenging child more »

When what you are doing is not working; try something different
December 7th, 2010 by Sheila 2

Children: A different kind of Discipline

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All discipline starts with the parent.

The Mum Song – Enjoy this funny video and laugh!

What? It is true you know! I have found that ordering a child invites conflict; while treating a child with respect is more effective. Therefore, changing your parenting style from authoritarian will create a calmer home with happier children. I can’t change anyone; but I can change myself and I have found; that when I change my interaction to being kinder and respectful; my children co operate with me.

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Children: A different kind of Discipline