Articles tagged with: acceptance

Self Esteem - What's It All About Anyway?

Written by Kesang Menezes on Saturday, 09 February 2013.

Posted by Kesang Menezes who is a facilitator at Parenting Matters and mother of two girls aged 11 and 15.

In our parenting workshop, parents are always concerned about their child’s self esteem. "I want to know how to make my child confident." "My child is so shy he will not talk to anyone." "My child is too soft"... these are the concerns we hear.

A Conversation with tomorrow’s daughter-In-law

Written by Sunitha on Tuesday, 08 October 2013.

Posted by R.Sunitha - facilitator with Parenting Matters and a mother of twins.


Nowadays everybody seems to be worried about their new daughters-in-law. As it is a fact that they are well educated and can earn a living, the belief is that these girls are now independent, stubborn and set in their ways. They do not want to adjust to their new environment or give in to their new relatives.