P is for… Playdates

Haven’t done one of these in a while, I’ve not been able to get time to draw anything. Anyway, P is for playdates, doesn’t the stress just melt away as you all tacitly agree to ignore your kids and just let them get on with it so you can finally have a conversation with someoneContinue reading “P is for… Playdates”

Why we should embrace rather than avoid anxiety as parents

I’ve just finished reading an article in The Atlantic by Kate Julian about anxious parenting and how it affects our kids. It was really interesting and thought-provoking, it starts by highlighting how rates of mental illness are increasing among young people and starting in younger and younger kids. Most worryingly suicides and suicidal ideation inContinue reading “Why we should embrace rather than avoid anxiety as parents”