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Teenage Issues, Parent-Child Relationships

#AskFFL: How Can I Find That Magical Combination of Firm and Kind Parenting?

​Kind but firm parents set boundaries, while having a kind and loving relationship with their children. Sher-li Torrey from Mums@Work and Cheekiemonkies dad Kelvin Ang share tips on how they manage that balance of being both caring and firm.

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A parent's approach to social media
Teenage Issues, Parent-Child Relationships, Family Issues

A parent's approach to social media

Like everything, social media can be a boon or bane. What is the best approach to take with your child? What rules about social media should you have?

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Teenage Issues, Parent-Child Relationships, Health Matters

How to Care For Your Teen's Mental Health

In light of World Mental Health Day on 10 October, we cast the spotlight on the emotional wellness of teenagers. How do parents recognise early signs of problems and support our children’s mental health? 

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FFL Parenting
New Parents, Child Development, Parent-Child Relationships

Families for Life Parenting

Families for Life Parenting is a one-stop parenting information portal for parents-to-be, parents with young children aged 0 to 6 years old and caregivers of these children. You can find a wide range of resources, supported by research and experts to help you raise a healthy and resilient child. 


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Parent-Child Relationships

How Modern Dads Parent: An Interview with Daddy Blogger Edmund Tay

Fathers are no longer just the breadwinners in the family. Popular daddy blogger Edmund Tay shares his views about the key role that dads play in modern-day families.

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Parent-Child Relationships, Family Bonding, Health Matters

#AskFFL: How Can We Be A Mentally Resilient Family?

Dealing with stress can be a real struggle for kids. Teaching them problem-solving strategies can help them lead resilient and empowered lives. In this #AskFFL series, Dr Daniel Fung, head of the Institute of Mental Health, shares his best advice on resilience and mental wellness for families with CNA938FM.

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Child Development, Child Nutrition, Disciplining, Parent-Child Relationships

4 Ways to Be a Positive Role Model for Your Kids

It’s almost impossible to teach good habits, social skills, and traits like kindness, empathy, and resilience simply by talking about it. Here’s how you can be a positive parenting role model, so you can inspire your little ones to do the same. 

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Child Development, Child Nutrition, New Parents, Parent-Child Relationships

Be Flexible: How Chris Lim of 'The MeatMen Food Channel’ Parents His Two Special Needs Kids

Parenting isn’t all about creating structure and discipline. Father of two special needs children, Chris Lim, has found that a little flexibility can go a long way.

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