Marriage & Family

Signs that you are overfeeding your baby

a baby drinking milk

We spend far too much time worrying about whether or not our newborns are getting sufficient, and as new parents, it can be difficult to know when enough is enough. Many parents may try to get their newborn to finish their formula or fret that their child isn’t eating enough when, in fact, the child has reached their limit. So, could all that fretting contribute to overfeeding? It’s important to remember that the indicators of a healthy newborn can vary

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Marriage & Family

What to do when your child won’t sit still while eating

kids who can't sit still

If your child refuses to sit in their highchair or child seat, appears restless, wants to eat while sitting on your lap, or you constantly feel compelled to hunt them about with a spoon in your hand because they never come to a stop, you need tips to rebalance the situation. There are several reasons why children should always remain seated while eating. The most essential reason is that it significantly reduces their risk of choking. It also establishes a

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Marriage & Family

How to parent a rebellious teenager

a teenager smoking

Have you noticed that your teenager has started becoming defiant as they struggle to discover who they are and where they fit in society? Yes, your lovely, affectionate child may seem alien to you now but that’s just part of the growing process. Prepare yourself as you may have to cope with further mood swings, rule-breaking, and other signs of a rebellious youth toward whatever authority figures present. While coping with a rebellion may be draining, stressful, and plain challenging,

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Marriage & Family

What to do when your toddler just won’t nap

a toddler refusing to nap

Mums with babies, we feel you. Parenting is a consistent rush, and these kids grow up really fast! In a blink of an eye, they start crawling, and before you know it, they are taking their first steps. As your little ones transit from their baby moments to toddlerhood, you might find that it’s not easy to put them down for a short sleep. Here’s what to do when your toddler just won’t nap. Adapt according to their physical needs

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