More than a million children around the world may have been orphaned by the COVID-19 pandemic, study finds

More than a million children around the world may have been orphaned by the COVID-19 pandemic, study finds

A recent study reveals another devastating impact the coronavirus pandemic has had on children around the world. Researchers at Boston Children’s Hospital estimate more than a...

Starting daycare during COVID? Here's what parents need to know

Starting daycare during COVID? Here's what parents need to know

Transitioning your baby or toddler to daycare during COVID can be nerve-wracking. Here's how to prepare (and what to ask) ahead of time. All weekleading up to my 15-month-old...

US parents worry kids have lost social skills

US parents worry kids have lost social skills

Following more than a year of social distancing and online learning, the majority of US parents (72%) are worried their kids have lost valuable social skills, according to...

14 COVID-19 school rules parents and teachers want to stay

14 COVID-19 school rules parents and teachers want to stay

COVID-19 completely changed the way many things were done in schools, but as government rules are relaxed, there are actually LOTS of measures parents want to remain in place...

6 Simple Ways to Ensure Your Child’s Safety & Prevent Injuries

6 Simple Ways to Ensure Your Child’s Safety & Prevent Injuries

As parents, it’s natural to worry about the safety of our little ones. Doing everything we can to make our home environments safe and sound helps us feel a lot better, and is an...

7 Ways Technology Has Made Parenting More Difficult

7 Ways Technology Has Made Parenting More Difficult

I find it so ironic that when you have a baby they don’t come with instructions however, it feels like they are pre-downloaded with the ability to properly operate technology...

10 tips for mums looking to return to the workplace

10 tips for mums looking to return to the workplace

BritMums by BritMums As a Coach and also ex-recruiter, I know how daunting the prospect of a new job or career can be for many. And for those of you who are returning to the...

How to help a 'Be Perfect' or 'Try Hard' pupil

How to help a 'Be Perfect' or 'Try Hard' pupil

It can feel as if perfectionists are everywhere. "I'm a bit of a perfectionist" is often given as the answer to the question about your "worst trait" in an interview, or dropped...

Please Don’t Be The First Negative Voice About Your Child’s Weight

Please Don’t Be The First Negative Voice About Your Child’s Weight

Link copied and ready to share! Scary Mommy and Dmitriy Protsenko/Getty Hey parents—I’m begging you to leave your kids out of conversations about their pandemic weight gain. We...

3 Legit Reasons Why Children Fear School (and How Parents Can Help)

3 Legit Reasons Why Children Fear School (and How Parents Can Help)

Some children fear school. It’s also normal for their parents to not understand the reasons why. To begin with, parents are more concerned with adult responsibilities, like work...

How to Stop Little Girls from Bullying

How to Stop Little Girls from Bullying

Help your daughter respond and react to bullying where it starts---in elementary school with this parenting book. Bullying can begin as early as preschool. Little girls as...

5 Toxic Behaviors Parents Engage In — Without Realizing It

5 Toxic Behaviors Parents Engage In — Without Realizing It

5 Toxic Behaviors Parents Engage In — Without Realizing It Even moms and dads with the very best of intentions can slip into these potentially damaging habits. By  Oliver Helbig...