• Girls and Bullying
    by Amelia Williams on May 23, 2017 at 2:00 pm

    Bullying is a word that’s wrapped in emotion. For many people bullying is associated with bad childhood memories. It’s been estimated that around 40% of people has experienced some type of bullying in the past. The ghosts from the past … The post Girls and Bullying appeared first on Parenting Ideas. […]

  • Dear daughter…
    by Amelia Williams on May 10, 2017 at 2:00 pm

    Dear daughter, My dream for you is that you see life as an adventure. I hope you have the curiosity and the confidence to try new experiences, meet new people and explore new places. The world you live in is … The post Dear daughter… appeared first on Parenting Ideas. […]

  • Celebrate the marvel of motherhood, not parenthood!
    by Amelia Williams on May 7, 2017 at 2:00 pm

    It’s an interesting time for me to write about motherhood. In the last eighteen months both my daughters have become first time mums. Watching them as parents has refreshed my perspective on motherhood. It’s not the techniques and strategies they … The post Celebrate the marvel of motherhood, not parenthood! appeared first on Parenting Ideas. […]

  • Being a great Dad to your daughter
    by Amelia Williams on May 2, 2017 at 1:00 pm

    A father’s influence lasts a lifetime, and it is an important compliment to the mothering role. More and more research is confirming that a female’s sense of worth as a woman, is commonly rooted in her experience with her father. … The post Being a great Dad to your daughter appeared first on Parenting Ideas. […]

  • What do you think when you hear kids swear?
    by Amelia Williams on April 11, 2017 at 1:00 pm

    If you’re like me, you feel decidedly uncomfortable when kids of any age turn the air blue with profanities. Swearing shows lack of respect for others, and also a lack of awareness for their surroundings. Teaching kids to use appropriate language is trickier now than in the past. The post What do you think when you hear kids swear? appeared first on Parenting Ideas. […]