Monthly Archives: November 2015

What is it about teens and fast cars?

Last weekend, when I heard about a group of 100 “hoons” doing speed trails down the M1 from Brisbane to the Gold Coast and reaching speeds of over 200km per hour, my heart skipped a beat.

I know I’m not the only one whose heart skips a beat when they hear or see people driving […]

By |November 18th, 2015|General|0 Comments

#PeaceInParis: Talking with Children about November 13

The terrible news of the killings in Paris is already flooding screens repetitively and there will be more and more images and discussions to come. News like this is, understandably, big and has a big effect on our mood and the thoughts and feelings we express out loud.

When things like this happen and there […]

By |November 14th, 2015|General|0 Comments

Do I measure up? Am I a #freak? – Young people and body image

Should you be worried if your daughter leaves all but her lettuce leaf on her dinner plate….or your son is at the gym for the fifth time already this week? What do you say if your child is on his second plate of bacon or won’t wear the school sports pants because it “makes […]

By |November 12th, 2015|General|0 Comments