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.

Got a topic you’d like covered? Just let Sue know and your question might be answered in the next blog!

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Getting your kids to help around the house – made easy of course!

I’m speaking on BBC Radio Kent about the importance of giving your kids chores to do in the house. I believe it makes them feel part of the family team, it teaches them independence and gives them the feeling of competence and capability. If it feels like […]

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¿Cómo hago que mis niños prueben nuevos alimentos?

Es muy fácil que la hora de la comida se transforme en un campo de batalla. ¿Qué puedes hacer si tus hijos te piden pizzas y papitas pero tú buscas que coman sano y equilibrado? Aquí te damos algunos consejos. Read more here Cuando vayas de compras, anima a […]

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Welcome to all my Romanian parents – let’s raise healthy, happy, confident children together.

  Families the world over are experiencing new challenges in the process of educating their offspring. New values, new realities, new roles. But we still need confidence, and peace of mind to feel that we are doing the right thing. In the complex reality we live in […]

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I loved you enough …. a gentle reminder why we give our kids rules!

I’ve been writing about family rules & why they’re important for the Danonino website where I’ve written copiously about raising happy, confident, autonomous children. Here is a wonderful poem I came upon many years ago. I hope you like it. It’s by Erma Bombeck, an author whom I consider to be […]

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What to do when kids want to choose their own outfits !

My 3-year-old wants to choose what she wears each day & we’re having terrible battles around stopping her wearing her princess dress with a woolly hat and wellies, or some days her ballet dress and fairy wings with flip flops. One week all she wanted to do […]

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Tips To Autonomy.

Trust is the key. Autonomy means a lot more than simply growing up. It’s also having the self-confidence to do, and to try, certain things, which fosters & develops your child’s independence, and it also means developing the ability to think and act for themselves. By becoming […]

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Me do it! Me do it!

  Today I am delighted to have as my guest blogger: Laura Henry, Managing Director of Childcare Consultancy. Laura has worked in early years/education for over 25 years and has two teenage sons and we are meeting up to talk about children, childcare and all things parenting today […]

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