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Women’s Health – What Women Needs to Know During and Post Pregnancy

Our 8th episode of Parenting Talk Series is on Women’s […]

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做一名覺醒的父母
Being a Conscious Parent

父母由寶寶出生一刻,不管照顧寶寶,教導孩子,替子女安排入學等,都不斷在學習當父母,教養孩子真是一門大學問。每個父母希望成為好的父母,與子女建立良好關係,但如何才能做到?

覺醒父母是一個比較新的養兒觀念。它不同於傳統教養方法,父母會控制子女,子女一定要聽父母的話。有些父母可能會跟隨上一代的教養方式,甚至不經不覺把自己兒時的負面情緒和心靈痛楚加諸子女身上。

一個覺醒的父母會注重與子女建立親子關係,以及會注意自己的一言一行是否在幫助建立子女的自我形象,容許子女探索世界,走適合自己的路,而不是跟隨父母的意願去走人生的路。

你希望成為覺醒的父母嗎?以下有5個覺醒父母的小提示:

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Breastfeeding 101 and the Tips You Need to Know

On our 7th episode of “Parenting Talk Series”, we broug […]

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疫症期間對兒童社會情感學習的影響
The Impact of the Pandemic on a Child’s Social Emotional Learning

COVID-19疫症由2020年1月起,影響全球已超過一年半。香港兒童在這一年半期間,經歷了約一年停課。(不同年齡停課時間不同,平均約大半年至一年)

疫症期間不少公共設施曾暫停開放,包括兒童遊樂場、室內兒童遊戲室、圖書館等。家長亦因為擔心孩子受感染,而減少帶孩子外出,少了跟親戚朋友聚會。

這些種種因疫情關係的轉變,對兒童社會情感學習(Social Emotional Learning)有甚麼影響?

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Cloth Diapering – All You Need to Know

Cloth diapering was how our ancestors diaper their babies but with the invention of disposable diapers, we became dependent on disposable diapers. However, this dependence comes at a great cost not just to our environment but also to our child’s health. With many new cloth diapering systems available in the market today, adopting cloth diapers is easier than ever.

We have invited a cloth diaper expert, Victoria Chuard (Founder of Just Peachy), to show us all there is to know about cloth diapering. From how they work to selecting the right one for you and your family, plus tips and tricks to make the two-year journey of diapering simple and easy.

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在職爸媽家務育兒分工不均?
Working Parents Unequal Division of Responsibilities at Home?

雙職家庭的爸媽都要外出工作,
有些家庭會選擇聘用外傭或鐘點傭工做家務,
有些家庭則會選擇父母分工,
各自負擔某些家務。

假如能平均把家務分成兩份就最好了,
可是家務很難以數量計算的。

分工不均,
很容易令較重責任的一方感到難受,
久而久之,
可能會引起衝突,
甚至影響夫妻感情。

假如你和伴侶也面對相似情況,
有甚麼方法可以解決?
以下是一些建議,
希望能給大家一點啟示。

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Music is the Foundation of Learning

As parents, we all know that music is important for children such as being told to listen to music when the baby is in the womb to using music to put them to sleep. However, a lot of parents do not really know the benefits of how music is the foundation of future learning for children.

So, we brought in Crisel Consunji, trained early childhood educator and founder of Baumhaus, Hong Kong’s #1 Kindermusik program for many years running, to explain to us how children learn using music with specific examples and tips on what parents can do at home to create an enriching learning environment through music for their kids.

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Tips for Working Parents to Reduce Stress

在職爸媽的減壓小貼士
Tips for Working Parents to Reduce Stress

(English translation available after the Chinese article)

在職爸媽白天上班,下班後要陪伴孩子,好像做兩份正職似的,面對的壓力不少。有時孩子無故撒野,不願吃飯,不願做功課,不願睡覺,更會觸及爸媽的情緒底線。爸媽很需要適時減壓,因為照顧孩子是一條長遠的路呢!

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Summer Holiday

暑假是小孩的美夢,家長的惡夢?
Summer Holiday is a Child’s Dream but a Nightmare for Parents?

踏入7月,小孩的暑假快到了。
小孩很期待暑假的來臨,
不用上學,多了玩樂時間。
但對父母來說,
尤其是雙職父母,
悠長的暑假簡直是一場惡夢。

孩子不用上學,那麼日間孩子百無聊賴在家做甚麼?
會不會整天在玩遊戲機?
整天躺在睡牀上?

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A Pandemic’s Effect on a Child’s Growth and Development

Our fourth episode of “Parenting Talk Series” is one that every parent should watch, whether you’re in HK or anywhere else in the world. Our topic this time is about how this pandemic has affected our children’s growth and development. We brought in Yvonne Becher, Chief Executive and the Director of Learning at the Child Development Centre (Hong Kong) (CDC) to give us her expertise in helping us understand what’s happening to our children during this time and some tips on what we as parents can do to help.

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