Author: Amanda Fernandes

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Positive Parenting: No More Time Outs and Grounding

Parents often find themselves baffled when it comes to the concept of positive parenting. Even though parents may want to do away with grounding and time outs, finding appropriate alternatives is often difficult and leads to the question of ‘what can we do?’ Rather than doing something, what can actually matter is ‘being’. Being calm, […]

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Screen time and how it affects your child’s development

Over the years we have seen a lot of development with regard to technology and the ways in which it has affected us all. While childhood has often been a time in which we found ourselves playing outdoor games, skinning knees, exploring nature; there has been a drastic change in the way in which children […]

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The Generation Gap

  We are living in the 21st century and at this very moment the world is said to constitute a minimum of at least 3 generations; the baby boomers (1946-1964), the Gen X (1965-1980) and the millennial gen (1981-2000). Each comprising of their own values, attitudes or ‘socially acceptable way of living. Generational research states […]

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