Keeping the Beaker Half-Full!

One from the archives, I can say that now my blog is a year old! Positivity is such an important parenting tool.


In this modern world where social media is king,we are constantly bombarded with life-affirming posts and messages to live in the now and not sweat the small stuff. As a society, and as parents, we need these little reminders from time to time; unfortunately, it seems somewhat inevitable that our children will need these reminders a lot more.

Insecurity in children is a horrible thing to see. Even the most bright and confident children have some things that make them doubt themselves. It is a very, very unfortunate part of human nature. If you follow my blog or have read a few of my posts, you probably know that I don’t tend to shy away from disciplining my children or putting manners on them for that matter. However, the balance of that is that I endeavour to be as positive about everything they do no matter how big or small…

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