Saturday, 20 October 2018 - 10:44
I had a friend, friendship ended. It was a toxic friendship and very one sided so I was actually relieved when it happened. Said ex-friend has now started saying snide belittling comments to my children - but only when no one else can hear it. This is on school grounds, in public parks and...
Thursday, 18 October 2018 - 21:43
So I’m the new Mum who was struggling with SIL turning up unannounced and with sick kids I just wanted to thank you all for you advice, I rang the hospital and they have a lactation nurse who was lovely and helped with latching (Bub has a slight tongue tie) so I’m also expressing and bottle feeding...
Wednesday, 17 October 2018 - 14:11
2.5 year old son literally plays down below all day long. I thought it was normal - exploring? But I have so many ppl tell me it's not right. He shouldn't be doing it.. I'm confused, feel like im failing. How do I stop him?? Should I be concerned??? Thanks in advance.
Behaviour Blog Posts
By The Imperfect Mum | Wednesday, 12 February 2014 - 14:41
Separation anxiety is fairly normal occurrence and most children will experience this at some stage. And it's something they will eventually grow out of. My daughter suffered from it when she started prep so i've learnt some things along the way so I thought I would share them with you all. 1) Make sure tell them what is happening. Explain using direct language what will be happening try to do...
By Anonymous | Saturday, 14 September 2013 - 19:10
This is a FAQ post. These are the most popular answers to a real question asked on The Imperfect Mum. I’m needing advise on how to stop my 3.5 year old from swearing! She constantly swears when angry/frustrated or when she simply doesn’t get what she wants. I admit I’m guilty of dropping the F bomb on occasion. How do I make her understand these words are not appropriate or acceptable? Emma: We’...
By The Imperfect Mum | Monday, 12 March 2012 - 03:06
I wonder when is it appropriate to turn the other cheek. Are we too busy with our own life that we either walk past or something we shouldn’t? The other morning I was driving my kids to school I noticed two boys in the car in front taunting another kid who was walking along beside their car (we were going very slow due to congestion). You could tell the boys in front were the “popular” boys. They...