October 19, 2020

Just THINK, kiddo!

In helping parents get to grips with their “license to parent” their kids’ digital lives, one of the most difficult challenges is how to help our kids understand that all of our actions, whether online or in real life, leave “footprints” or trails.
October 2, 2020

Screen ‘no-go’ Zones

With all the extra screen time that became the norm during lock down, are you feeling like good old-fashioned family time is a rare commodity these […]
September 14, 2020

Just fun or also functional?

As parents grapple to find some balance for their kids, in this digital age of devices and screens, we are realising that not all screen time […]
August 21, 2020

Is your child’s Wheel of Life balanced?

Life is one continual balancing act, a challenge no more keenly felt than by a parent trying to make sure that their child doesn’t slip away […]
May 5, 2020

Screaming about screen time?

Hey there, parents – this is just a note to say, don’t beat yourself up, we are all relying more on screens right now! No one […]
April 20, 2020

Age verification for porn

The Australian Parliamentary Committee has announced its support for the implementation of online age verification for online pornography in Australia, recognising this as critical to the […]
April 14, 2020

WhatsApp views to curb FAKE NEWS

Keeping people socially connected during this unprecedented time of physical separation, this social media platform is also being relied upon by the World Health Organisation and […]
April 9, 2020

Feelings – Name to Tame

With so much in the media about emotional intelligence, as parents we can be left wondering whether we have done enough to develop our own children’s […]
April 9, 2020

Kids need to play – for Real!

Nicole Hilburn, Paediatric Physiotherapist PhD (Wits), MSc (Paediatric Neurology) (Wits), BSc Physiotherapy (UCT) Unstructured, child-driven play is the work of childhood, and has so many crucial […]