My lovely friend, Lizzie, wrote a very graphic and moving piece about domestic abuse that has resonated with lots of people, whether victims themselves or not. It certainly made me think and reflect, fear that my daughter or sons could ever stumble into such a relationship. Some of the statistics quoted on frequency of occurrence of domestic abuse (often wrongly named as … [Read more...] about Domestic abuse and raising confident children- is there a link?
. Ever since having Little Miss my parenting guru and hero has been Tracy Hogg, also known as the Baby Whisperer. From her book I took away the message of observation to understand your baby and then gently move them into a mutually convenient routine. The first few months, however, were still very difficult. Despite this, I believe following her guidance has helped me nurture … [Read more...] about Communication with your newborn: The Blossom Method