Articles by

Clarissa Joshua

Clarissa is originally from the UK but moved to Australia with her family when she was 10. She studied Communications at the University of Queensland and has been writing ever since. An avid traveller and restless wanderer, she now resides in Spain where she worked as an English teacher for two years as well as a freelance writer. Now, Clarissa solely focuses on writing where she can work from any location as long as her trusted laptop is with her. When she’s not writing, she is at the beach, riding her bike, or curled up on the sofa with a good book.

Helicopter Parenting: What Is it and What Effect Does it Have on Kids?

We give you the lowdown on what helicopter parenting entails, the pros and cons, and how to limit this behaviour.

Why You Need a Star Chart to Reward, Motivate, and Educate Your Kid

A star chart is a simple but effective way to reward your kid for their great behavior and completing tasks. Here are some awesome ideas for all ages.

12 Effective Teaching Strategies That Are Proven to Work

Effective teaching strategies are positive methods that make kids want to learn and retain information better. Click here to find out what the top 12 are.

13 Sensational Apps for Children With Learning Disabilities

There are so many amazing educational apps for children with learning disabilities. Find out here what the top apps are and how they can help your child.

Top Tips on How to Keep Your Kids Safe on TikTok

TikTok can be a great escape for your child but it also poses real risks. We'll share what the dangers are and give you top tips to protect your child.

The Top 10 Kids Confidence Building Books

Children confidence building books are a great way to increase your child's self-esteem. Read this to find out which books you need for your child, by age.

How to Cope with Exam Failure: Best Methods for Students

Failing an exam might feel like the end of the world for your child but are there any positives to gain? Find out here how to cope with exam failure.

Top Tips for Succeeding When Working From Home With Toddlers

Looking for ideas on how to keep your toddler busy while working from home? We're going to share our top tips and the best activities to entertain them.

Top Techniques for Tackling Tantrums Every Parent Needs to Know

Tantrums are inevitable if you have a toddler. But you can reduce their frequency or even stop them with some simple techniques which we'll share with you.