PARENTING

Lately, I’ve been railing against the Hamster Wheel of Housework. You know, the old ‘cook, clean, wash, blah blah blah cycle’ that is like a...

BY EVELYN LEWIN JAN 18, 2016

Toddlers get a bad rap – and with good reason. When they’re not crying about something not going their way, they can often be found...

BY EVELYN LEWIN DEC 9, 2015

I recently took my 15 month-old daughter with me to an appointment I’d made for me to fill in some paperwork at the childcare centre...

BY EVELYN LEWIN NOV 19, 2015

Every week as I log on to The Grace Tales, my computer is filled with charming images of gorgeous rooms. Just looking at them makes...

BY GEORGIE ABAY NOV 9, 2015

It still makes my pupils dilate when someone with an only child offers me unsolicited discipline advice. Can they really understand the labyrinthine complexity of...

BY GEORGIE ABAY NOV 3, 2015

These are the 10 steps Evelyn Lewin goes through when her baby won’t sleep... There are times, my baby falls asleep instantly. She closes her...

BY EVELYN LEWIN OCT 5, 2015

As her kids make more and more pieces of artwork, Evelyn Lewin finds it harder to know what to keep... Let me start by saying...

BY EVELYN LEWIN SEP 21, 2015

Just like children go through phases with their passions, they also go through distinct phases while growing up, notes Evelyn Lewin... I was recently cleaning...

BY GEORGIE ABAY SEP 4, 2015

When it comes to children, is three really the magic number? Mandy Dos Santos from Little People Nutrition spills the beans... “What is it really like to have three kids?” This...

BY GEORGIE ABAY AUG 26, 2015

Do babies need silence to sleep properly? Probably not, says Evelyn Lewin, but that doesn’t stop her from trying to keep the house quiet anyway…...

BY EVELYN LEWIN AUG 24, 2015