Money Matters For Our Children

Money Matters For Our Children

Danielle Advice, Parenting Leave a Comment

Growing up is difficult enough, without the added strain of not knowing how to manage your finances. Teaching children about money sometimes is all too basic. I talk to twenty-something and thirty-something-year-olds, and they all say the same thing. “Why wasn’t taught in school?” referring to the have had a council tax bill; choosing a pension; savings account etc. As it …

Mental Illness Let's Talk You're Not Alone

Mental Illness Let’s Talk You’re Not Alone

Danielle Advice, Parenting, Personal updates Leave a Comment

I have discovered that I seem to be surrounded by mothers struggling with mental illness and most can’t even bring themselves to get help. It saddens me because I too have suffered for a very long time, but I went to get help because I didn’t want to make my nearest and dearest suffer from my depression and anxiety. Get …

Arguments

Danielle Advice, Family, Tips and tricks Leave a Comment

Try this, if someone (parents, partner, children) is shouting at you. Whisper back to them.  “I’ll talk to you when you are calm.” Of course they’ll shout some more and say that they can’t hear you. Just whisper the same again. Repeat until they stopped shouting and say calmly, now at a normal talking level, “I was saying I’ll talk …