5 Reasons to Let Your Sensitive Boy Remain Sensitive

A seven-year-old boy sits in my office, fighting back tears. “Move on,” he mutters, over and over again. “What are we moving on from?” The question lifts him out of his negative thought cycle, and he begins to talk. He’s upset about his soccer team. They haven’t won a game all season. He hasn’t scored […]


Why I Teach My Boys it’s Okay to Cry

Last year, I watched through the TV screen as the then captain of the Australian cricket team, Michael Clarke, cried openly and publicly over the death of his close friend Phillip Hughes. The surprise at his outpouring of emotion was clearly apparent in the media coverage over the following days, with many columnists celebrating his rawness as a step […]

Home Decor

Set Sail With Me Nursery

Create a serene and calming nursery for your baby boy with this classic sailboat theme.Add pops of colour and one-of-a-kind items to make it your own… and a special place for your baby.The Pottery Barn Kids Harper Bedding (sale $19-$154) is a beautiful yet simple set that compliments the sailboat theme nicely.The brown and tan-colored […]


Must Have Winter Coats and Jackets For Boys

There’s a chill in the air and jackets everywhere!Show your son what a cool mum you are this year and pick one of these must-have winter jackets — and coats — for your son’s cool weather wardrobe.Plaids, twill, puffers and colours are “in” this season and are sure to look good on anyone.The ultra-light Patagonia […]