Protecting your child in a dangerous online world

The online world is a treacherous obstacle course filled with deep and harmful craters.  Even more so for children who often can’t distinguish friend from foe. According to Bitdefender’s Teen and Online Threats Report, December 2017, seven out of 10 teenagers have strangers on their online friends’ lists and worse, seven out 10 interact with … Read moreProtecting your child in a dangerous online world

S.W.A.T. Laser Tag – Gaming made real!

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I can just barely see their little faces, hidden behind wooden boards, rocks, or whatever they can find.  The laser tag game has begun and one can feel the heightened excitement, even from the sidelines. My 9-year-old and all his buds are ready for the signal, their camo-painted faces and gear barely a blur as … Read moreS.W.A.T. Laser Tag – Gaming made real!

The ultimate kids expo – Cape Kids Collab – 12 – 14 Oct

Have you been looking for something to do with the kids?  Well, we have the perfect idea – a kids expo! – Cape Town’s FAVOURITE one-stop POP-UP collaboration is back in Cape Town.   THE CAPE KIDS COLLAB   Cape Kids Collab is a kids expo held in Cape Town! For three jam-packed days you … Read moreThe ultimate kids expo – Cape Kids Collab – 12 – 14 Oct

Authoritarian parenting, permissive parenting, or loving parenting

By Margaret Paul, Ph.D. Angie was brought up by rigid, authoritarian parents who kept her on a tight leash. They rarely considered her feelings about anything, showing a complete lack of empathy and compassion for her feelings and desires. If she came home five minutes late from school or from an activity, she was punished. … Read moreAuthoritarian parenting, permissive parenting, or loving parenting