Are you becoming a Time Out junkie? Time Out vs Time In
August 6th, 2014
Instead of time out, sometimes all children really need is a cuddle and to be understood. Imagine this. You’ve had a long stressful day and are at the end of your tether – the kids have been ...   Read more...
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Tweenagers - Are kids growing up too fast? If so, how do we slow the trend?
March 7th, 2013
 Dr Clare Bailey, GP and Parenting Expert A recent survey of over 1000 parents of 7-13 year olds by netmums has ...   Read more...
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Does my child need that snack? Developing healthy eating habits...
January 15th, 2013
Is snacking and grazing leading to bad habits?   By  Dr Clare Bailey, GP and parenting expert. 
My husband, Science journalist and presenter Michael Mosley,  has been in the press recently talking about the  benefits of Intermittent Fasting following the publication of ‘The Fast Diet’  and questioning the value of the concept of ...   Read more...
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Expecting kids to help with chores...and start young!
June 13th, 2012
I recently read that  'The best prodictor of young adults' success in their mid-20s was that they participated in household tasks when they were three or four'. Yess!! A good reminder to those of us who tend towards indulgent parenting and start to waver on following through after a request for help - It is in ...   Read more...
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