Overcoming single parenting challenges

Overcoming single parenting challenges

February 8, 2018Guest Blogs, Parenting

All parents feel overwhelmed at times. After all, you have a huge responsibility, especially as a single parent. However with some good parenting strategies in place you can overcome the challenges life throws your way. Flying solo Without a partner sharing child-rearing duties, you not only carry all the burden of decision-making and caregiving, you … Read More

Stress and Children

Stress and Children

August 1, 2017Guest Blogs

We live in a society where caring parents will go to extraordinary lengths to develop their children’s intellectual abilities and spend a small fortune on all kinds of extra-curricular activities, ranging from art to sports. But how do you prepare your child for coping with life itself? What will you teach him about handling conflict, … Read More

Flying with children

Flying with children

July 18, 2017Guest Blogs

Peter Pan has it sorted. His flights with children are a roaring success. Second star to the right and straight on till morning. For the rest of us without Pixie Dust, the challenge is real. I have learned from my mistakes on long haul flights with young children, (sometimes flying alone with them) and I also gleaned … Read More

Guinness World Record Attempt

Guinness World Record Attempt

February 10, 2017Charity

Kommetjie Primary School dads to attempt marathon tennis doubles Guinness World RecordAt the end of March 2017, four Kommetjie Primary School dads are going to attempt to break the Guinness World Record for the longest doubles tennis match. They are undertaking this attempt to raise money to build a second tennis/netball court for this small … Read More