Tag: wellbeing

  • The Importance of Early Intervention
    The Importance of Early Intervention

      Although all children reach developmental milestones at slightly different ages, there are general trends that are common in early development that should be monitored. Here are some useful tips about when and how to seek Early Intervention services. By Dr. Plern Pratoommas What is Early Intervention? Early Intervention is a term that describes a range […]

  • Befriending Fear While Leading by Example
    Befriending Fear While Leading by Example

    Inspired by motherhood, artist and coach Anna, took fear by the hand in order to overcome her vulnerabilities. By Anna Croucher In February, I plucked up the courage to have my first solo art exhibition, 20 years after attending Kingston University, London, and specialising in Fine Art. I had never stopped painting and making in […]

  • Friendship: The Pathway to Growth
    Friendship: The Pathway to Growth

    Everyone wants to have a friend they can talk to, spend time with and vent to when things go wrong but we get our share of good and not so great friends. Angeli helps to identify the kind of friends you have around you and the kind of friend you want to be to others. […]

  • It Takes a Village: The Power of Mommy Friends
    It Takes a Village: The Power of Mommy Friends

          Being expats parents can be tough, particularly when you don’t have the support village which you would back home. In this refreshing article, Cara motivates us to take a leap, as awkward as it may be, towards creating our own village and making friends who will be there for us through tough […]

  • Sleep When the Baby Sleeps…The Fairytale of Life Balance for New Parents
    Sleep When the Baby Sleeps…The Fairytale of Life Balance for New Parents

    Midwife Emma explores the myth of achieving balance for new parents and concludes that life with a newborn can be fantastic, magical, horrific, mind-numbingly boring, and spectacularly exhausting all in one day; and that’s ok. We are all just winging it on the good ship parenting so give yourself a break and hang on for […]

  • Parenting: Expectations vs Reality
    Parenting: Expectations vs Reality

    We all have a vision of a perfect parent and children in mind. But as soon as we have children of our own, that vision blurs a bit. Jenny suggests what we can do on those days when raising kids gets the best of us. By Jenny Rephaeli Remember being the single young lady with […]