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Parenting ideas Insights is a written and compiled by Michael Grose. Michael is the author of 9 parenting books, including Thriving! and the best-selling Why First Borns Rule the World and Last Borns Want to Change it. His popular parenting columns appear in newspapers and magazines across Australia. He appears regularly on television including Channel 10’s The Project, and is a popular & entertaining speaker. His magazine and articles provide guidance in the modern techniques of positive parenting in today's world, with lots of ideas and hints on how to go about this. Michael has an education background and holds a Master of Educational Studies with research into what makes healthy families tick. He has conducted over 1,500 parenting seminars over the last two decades. Michael is married with three adult children who have all successfully flown the parent nest.


You can view all his articles and more by going to his web site.



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Below are some of the relevant articles you may like to read:

Newest Articles

Anxiety in Primary School children

Talking to children about Terrorism

Staying Relevant in the Digital World

Celebrating the marvel of Motherhood, not parenthood

Fathering Daughters

The Language of Independence

Consistency is the Key

What rules should you have around digital devices

How to grow Kids into leaders

4 parenting priorities for 2017

moving beyond asking"What did you do at school today?"

Developing independence in Primary School

How to get kids of to school on time without yelling, whining or being constantly reminded.

Teach Kids to solve problems

Develop a resilient mind

15 right ways to manage emotions

Facebook - friend or foe

It starts with Respect

Helping kids focus in the age of distraction





Past Articles 

5 ways to know you are over-parenting

7 ways to make this year your child's best year ever

10 common discipline mistakes

10 Confidence building strategies every parent should know

10 golden rules for parenting

10 mindsets to improve your parenting

10 research-backed tips for raising happy kids

10 ways to promote good mental health and wellbeing in kids

15 healthy ways to manage emotions

Are you amongst the 10% of smart parents

Be careful what you wish for as a parent

Being a great dad

Build up frequent father points

Building deep relationships with kids

Beyond their years

Boyfriends, Girlfriends or just friends

Developing respectful Relationships

Do less not more for your kids

Do you let your kids amaze you?

Don't be daft about Minecraft

Don't yell, move closer

Exploring the new frontier in parenting

Get your developmental match right

Has your child gone Pokemon Wild?

Healthy ways for kids to manage their emotions

Help your child conquer self-consciousness

Helping kids deal with rejection

Helping kids leap frog their difficulties

Helping kids make sense of disasters

Helping kids who struggle at school

Helping students get ready of NAPLAN

Helping your kids develop their own firewall against online nasties

How emptying the dishwasher can build independence

How to raise a child to be a giver

It's a (Christmas) wrap

It's time for dad's to speak up

Just say no to 'sexting'

Lost in Concentration

Maintaining a strong relationship with your teen

Making the most of the holidays

Mind their &*%@! language

Mother of all Jobs

Parenting the underdog

Parent teacher interviews

Parents using kids as  bargaining chips!

Raising calm kids

Raising sensitive kids

Reading your child's report

Reduce our national sleep debt

Show some kindness and gratitude this festive season

Social netiquette

Social Skills for Children


Stay sane when travelling with kids

Swap cards - Craze or just crazy

Taking the Resilience message home

 Team Sports

Teen Time

That child

The pitfall of using other children as benchmarks

The secret ingredient to children's school success

Talking to kids about sex - when and how

The stress of teen success

There's more to music


True GRIT helps kids succeed

What it means to be an emotionally intelligent parent

What kids learn from their fathers

Well being tips for primary school kids

When does fun flip into addiction

When kids bend the truth

Which School? Choosing the right for your child

Why praise can be a double-edged sword

Would you please behave




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