Am I neurotic?

Am I neurotic?

Are you a neurot? Okay, I made that word up but it sounds fitting… Many people ask themselves, “Am I neurotic?” but many don’t know what defines neuroticism. Neurotic people tend to be quite highly strung. They tend to be emotional, more up and down…

How to deal with family feuds

How to deal with family feuds

As far as possible, it is always a better idea to try to diffuse family feuds before they get out of hand. There are times however where it is best to walk away. We can’t choose our family and sometimes, family members are just toxic.…

3 Life-Changing Reasons to Become an Egg Donor

3 Life-Changing Reasons to Become an Egg Donor

It’s human nature to want to help people, but many of us wonder how we can make a real difference in the world. Did you know you can help transform multiple lives with only one selfless act? If you can donate your eggs, you can…

The facts on infant mental health

The facts on infant mental health

An infographic by the team at Westcan Personnel

Children’s books on anxiety and self esteem

Children’s books on anxiety and self esteem

I was sent these books to review recently on children’s self esteem and anxiety. I had a good look through them and thought they were definitely worth sharing. They are user friendly, easy to read and well adapted for children between the ages of 7-11.…

Is your teenager suffering from depression?

Is your teenager suffering from depression?

Is your Teenage Kid suffering from Depression? An SMS Tracker Could Tell you the Answer Admit it! We text a lot! This statement holds true; especially for teenagers. Have you ever wondered whether your teenager’s texting habits could mean that your teenage kid is suffering…

Negative effects of movies on children

Negative effects of movies on children

Negative Movie Effects You Should Guard Your Child Against Monkey see, monkey do. This saying has no better place of finding expression than in the curious nature of all kids. At https://newtonessay.com/editing-proofreading, we believe that movies have a lasting impression on children the same way…

Nature versus nurture

Nature versus nurture

Have you ever wondered what it is that makes you who you are? Why do you like pizza but not ice cream? What makes you heterosexual or bisexual? Who you are is down to your genetic make up (nature) as well as your upbringing (nurture).…

10 Things Effective Parents Don’t Do

10 Things Effective Parents Don’t Do

  10 Things effective parents don’t do   No one is given a manual on how to be a good parent. It is one of the most rewarding jobs but can also be one of the most frustrating. As parents, we are responsible for shaping…

Can An Unhappy Childhood Increase your Chances of Happier Adult Relationships?

Can An Unhappy Childhood Increase your Chances of Happier Adult Relationships?

“I think that the best thing we can do for our children is to allow them to do things for themselves, allow them to be strong, allow them to experience life on their own terms, allow them to take the subway… let them be better…

Unhappy families – common problems

Unhappy families – common problems

  1)Disagreement over expectations from parents: It’s important to remember that your children are not possessions and that they have their own ideas about life. Parents often try to live vicariously through their children by forcing them to do too many activities and take part…

3 Fundamental parenting skills

3 Fundamental parenting skills

There are 3 fundamental parenting skills. Without them, having an easy life with your children will be an impossible task and will most likely lead to unruly and rebellious children. Using these 3 fundamental parenting skills does not mean that parenting will always be perfect…