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Parenting at Exam Time 0

February 17th, 2014 by Sheila

Parenting at exam time can be stressful, what makes things easier?  more →

Are you ‘losing it’ with your children? 0

February 6th, 2014 by Sheila

What to do when you are about to ‘lose it’ and start shouting more →

Exam Stress: Junior Cert, Leaving Cert help for parents 0

January 14th, 2014 by Sheila Exam Stress: Junior Cert, Leaving Cert help for parents

Exam stress for any Leaving or Junior Cert parent is an issue  more →

Discos & Teenagers 0

February 1st, 2013 by Sheila

Parenting Teenagers

I remember the excitement of going to my first few discos with friends, the endless conversations with the girls, looking forward to the night, and planning what to wear was a big part of it more →

Positive Parenting with your Teenager 0

January 3rd, 2013 by Sheila

Parenting Teens is not easy but there are things you can do that make a difference. more →

Junior Cert Night 1

September 11th, 2012 by Sheila

The Junior Certificate results are out shortly and the newspapers will highlight again the problem of underage drinking. more →

Teens & Alcohol 1

July 6th, 2012 by Sheila

As the parent of teenage girls I am aware of the dangers of teenage drinking. more →

Proactive Parenting 0

July 2nd, 2012 by Sheila

I just encountered a woman at the supermarket, trying to do a large weekly shop with two toddlers, who seems to be managing well and it reminded me of the importance of being PROACTIVE in our parenting. more →

Good Parenting is about how I relate to self & others 0

July 3rd, 2011 by Sheila Good Parenting is about how I relate to self & others

Observe my responses and if they are defensive – it’s an offortunity to explore and an invitation to change more →

Celebrity Culture and your Teenager 0

June 27th, 2011 by Sheila Celebrity Culture and your Teenager

A look at any newsagent will confirm the popularity of celebrities for our young people.  The  ‘celebrity culture’ means our teenagers are targeted by TV shows, soap’s, magazines and movies. more →