Sue's Parenting Blog

If you’re looking for parenting help and advice from someone who really understands the challenges raising kids can bring, then you’re in the right place. With over 25 years experience working with children and having raised two kids of her own, Sue really knows how to make positive changes in any family.

Regularly featured on ITV’s This Morning and many other TV and radio shows, her advice is much sought after due to her positive, guilt-free attitude and effective solutions. The Sue Atkins Parenting Blog is where Sue shares some of her best advice to help you raise confident, resilient, independent kids. With new posts featured every few days you’ll always find something new, interesting and relevant to read.

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26th May 2024
  I’ve been asked for my advice on ITV ‘This Morning’ about what to do if your child is being Cyber Bullied. Bullying  a subject...
26th May 2024
  Can Parents Make It Stop? As parents, we’re sure you’re familiar with the crippling pain and anger you feel when someone intentionally hurts or...
26th May 2024
In the digital age, smartphones have become ubiquitous, transforming how we communicate, work, and entertain ourselves. While these devices offer unprecedented connectivity and convenience, they...
21st May 2024
Dove’s Approach to Beauty, Self-Esteem, and AI: Is It A Holistic Vision for Empowerment? In a world where beauty standards are often dictated by unattainable...
20th May 2024
I was asked by the Sun News UK newspaper to write 5 quirky and unexpected tips parents can use to wean their kids off their...
16th May 2024
Check out my new podcast ‘Navigating the Digital Jungle with Sue Atkins and Friends’  www.navigatingthedigitaljungle.com   It’s not easy – but I think it’s important!...
14th May 2024
  In today’s digital age, baby monitors have become an essential tool for parents, providing peace of mind by allowing them to keep an eye...
13th May 2024
In a world often fraught with division and misunderstanding, the importance of empathy cannot be overstated in my opinion. We live in an angry world....
8th May 2024
  Grandparents are wonderful aren’t they? But what do you do when they over indulge your kids with technology & allow them to spend too...
Radical Optimism
7th May 2024
  I was listening to Dua Lipa’s new album ‘Radical Optimism’ on  Spotify & the title got me thinking about Radical Optimism – as I...
6th May 2024
  In today’s digitally driven world, the tug-of-war between screen time and outdoor playtime can be a challenge for parents. With smartphones, tablets, computers, and...
4th May 2024
In today’s digital age, children are growing up in what is often referred to as “The Algorithm Generation.” From social media feeds to personalised recommendations...
4th May 2024
  A New Study In The Journal Of Pediatrics Says Maybe It’s Not Social Media, But Helicopter Parenting That’s Making Kids Depressed. It’s not just...
2nd May 2024
In the hustle and bustle of modern life, it’s all too easy for you as a parent to feel overwhelmed and stretched thin. Between work...
27th April 2024
From Screens to Streets: Unplugging and Unleashing Independence Stepping back from the role of always being a parent taxi and gradually allowing kids more independence...