Home Safety: What to Watch Out for with Toddlers

Life with toddlers is packed full of a wide range of emotions, from the joy of big hugs and belly laughs to the excitement of passing big and small milestones. However, along with these special moments come risks as little bodies learn how to move around the house. To add an extra layer of protection […]

5 Ways to Cope with Teenage Tantrums

1. Pay Attention Your teenager needs to know that they are being listened to, and it is important that you show them that their opinion is valid. Even though this may be the natural reaction to a teen who is being violent, loud or aggressive, dismissing them immediately will send them the message that they are […]

The Pepperific Life

The Pepperific Life is a blog by Pepper Tan about single motherhood. In her blog, Pepper discusses the highs and lows about being a single mom. Her blog is peppered with advice about dating, raising a child and helpful household DIYs. Pepper’s blog, pepperrific.com, was voted as the Top 25 Single Mom’s of 2013. Her […]

The Myth of the Work Life Balance

Isn’t balancing work and life tough? I mean really! Even if you feel like you have the greatest balanced life possible – sometimes it just gets to be too much. You know what I mean? Let’s break this down: there are 24 hours in a day. 7 days in a week. That’s 168 hours per […]

Managing Pressure for Work-Life Balance

  Women have to face all types of pressures in life. Whether these pressures are related to the family life or work, they need to be dealt with and managed in the appropriate way. There needs to be a balance between these two aspects of life and here’s some tips on how every woman can […]

Work-Life Balance

Work-life balance is a phrase some may call a cliché while others might ask ‘What’s the big deal?’ about it. As a concept it is indeed a big-deal, otherwise it wouldn’t have been spoken of for so many years and gained an ever-increasing number of proponents. The beauty of determining a ‘work-life’ balance is that […]

Women could potentially have an “unlimited” number of eggs

From The British Science Association – Science News Digest   In the science news this week, women could potentially have an “unlimited” number of eggs, physicists claims of neutrinos travelling faster than light could be down to faulty wiring, the Mayan civilisation may have been killed off by low rainfall, and finally… a monkey that can control […]

Self-Esteem Exercises for your Chidren

      Dear Parent: Do you worry about your kid’s low self-esteem? Self-esteem exercises are a terrific way to help your kids enhance their confidence and thoughts of self-worth. Negative self-esteem is really a terrible handicap to your children, you need to turn it into a priority to change and then improve those feelings […]