Real children need real experiences with real people to grow up happy, healthy, strong, kind and resilient. The second edition of this popular book explores the 10 essential building blocks that help children build resilience and self-esteem in our chaotic, uncertain world.
In the tradition of Maggie Dent’s bestselling self-help book, Black Duck Wisdom, this precious little illustrated guide contains 21 life wisdoms from a dog called Jess that remind us how to be in the world, how to laugh and how to land on all fours when life tries to knock us flat.
An invaluable video seminar for anyone who lives or works with boys, birth to eight, from Australia’s ‘queen of common-sense parenting’ and boy chamion, Maggie Dent.
In this video of one of her most popular seminars, Australian parenting author, educator & mother of four sons Maggie Dent presents a 1.5 hour seminar on understanding the bumpy ride to adulthood and how to support and encourage your adolescents to thrive. For homes and schools.
Every parent wants their child to grow up happy, healthy, strong, kind and resilient. This book aims to guide parents in their everyday decision-making to raise kids who are just that. In our ever-changing world it is important to understand what resilience is and how to build it in our children.
It is easy in our fast-paced, competitive, consumer-driven world to forget that children are not mini-adults, projects to be managed or problems to be solved. This common-sense guide to parenting and caring for children under eight, reminds us that a child’s development cannot be rushed, or crudely measured again milestones. It ......