Behaviour

How to help heal the brains of traumatised children

By ParentTV on 19 Feb 2020

It’s funny how you think kids aren’t listening, when they actually are.  Sometimes, we have conversations with our significant others over the washing-up while the kids watch telly (unfair), or…

Coparenting

Introducing your new partner to your kids

By ParentTV on 12 Feb 2020

Dating as a single parent can be a complicated process. It is nerve-wracking putting yourself out there again and there is the worry that you will find someone who will…

Technology

Welcome to the World Wide Web: Getting kids off to a good start with time online

By ParentTV on 5 Feb 2020

Have you got kids that are just starting to explore the online world?  So...What are they doing? Playing Minecraft or Roblox? Watching those weird toy unboxing videos? Searching for scooter…

Education

Starting School: Preparing your child and you

By ParentTV on 27 Jan 2020

Your little one has a new backpack, school shoes and uniforms. You’ve ordered everything on the book list. They’re as ready as they’ll ever be… But, what about you? Starting…

Social Wellbeing / Friendship

Teach Your Children This Trick To Stop Bullies

By ParentTV on 22 Jan 2020

One of our biggest concerns as parents with school-aged children is bullying. And with good reason according to figures collated by the government initiative Bullying. No Way! The following statistics…

Safety

What Happens When Your Tween Wants More Privacy?

By ParentTV on 8 Jan 2020

Things have been starting to change around here. It all started when my eldest son began complaining about having to share a room with his younger brother. It had never…

General Parenting

Parenting across the planet: How different cultures raise their children

By ParentTV on 31 Dec 2019

In Australia, we’ve got a wide range of nationalities and cultural identities. But, when it comes to parenting practices, a standard, westernised approach seems to be the default. Turns out,…

General Parenting

Why You Shouldn’t Tell Your Child To Stop Crying

By ParentTV on 24 Dec 2019

Kids cry. A lot. Particularly when they are little as it is the easiest way for them to express their BIG emotions. As a parent it can be hard to…

Nutrition

5 Tips to Help Your Toddler Eat Healthy

By ParentTV on 18 Dec 2019

Mother guilt is real! Most mothers want the best for their children and we worry about every little aspect of their precious lives. I find myself lying in bed in…

General Parenting

How To Deal With A Controlling Child

By ParentTV on 11 Dec 2019

Kids can be demanding little creatures and sometimes it feels like they think parents only job is to be their servants. But sometimes a child's need for control and power…