Parenting expert Nikki Bush is back to talk about goal setting for children

Parenting expert Nikki Bush chats about the importance of goal setting, and placing unrealistic expectations on your children.

Bush says that it’s that time of the year where parents and children settle back into routine. She adds that now is the time to take a step back, and sit down with your kids to work out their goals for the year.

Goal setting for children is an important thing because they foster purpose, passion and progress.

Nikki Bush, parenting expert

Bush says that children need to learn how to measure themselves and adds that it’s important not to get stuck in solely setting academic goals. Bush adds that goals come in a variety of disguises.

We mustn’t limit ourselves to intellectual goals, we need to spread that.

Nikki Bush, parenting expert

Click on the link to hear about setting goals using a conversation jar...


Recommended

by NEWSROOM AI
Read More
[LISTEN] Health tips for the festive season

[LISTEN] Health tips for the festive season

In the health feature, CEO of Proactive Health Solutions Dr Fundile Nyathi chats about some health issues the generally arise during the festive season.

Drop the word resolution & focus on your intentions in 2019 -Yasmeen Engelbrecht

Drop the word resolution & focus on your intentions in 2019 -Yasmeen Engelbrecht

In the wellness feature, psychologist, life coach and guru Yasmeen Engelbrecht chats about the problematic nature of new year's resolutions.

 When they told me I had cancer, I knew I was going to die - Dr. Lillian Dube

When they told me I had cancer, I knew I was going to die - Dr. Lillian Dube

In the profile interview, actress Dr. Lillian Dube chats about her battle with cancer, and gets personal about her faith and relationship with God.

The portrayal of motherhood in the media can be problematic says parenting coach

The portrayal of motherhood in the media can be problematic says parenting coach

Parenting coach Mia Von Scha chats about the realities of motherhood, and how the media creates unrealistic ideologies.

Preparing your child for a world of no guarantees

Preparing your child for a world of no guarantees

Aubrey Masango chats to creative parenting expert, Nikki Bush about preparing children for a world of no guarantees.

How are you performing on your parenting scorecard?

How are you performing on your parenting scorecard?

Phemelo Motene chats to creative parenting expert, Nikki Bush about what should be on a parenting scorecard.

Popular articles
Nugent Commission recommends Moyane to foot own legal bill

Nugent Commission recommends Moyane to foot own legal bill

Business Day political editor Natasha Marrian weighs in on the Nugent Commission of Inquiry report released on Friday.

'In a school over 50% black, teachers were still majority white'

'In a school over 50% black, teachers were still majority white'

Pundits on the Eusebius McKaiser Show discuss private schools and their reluctance to hire black teachers.

Jawitz Properties sues property owner R320 000 for breach of contract

Jawitz Properties sues property owner R320 000 for breach of contract

Property owner Lynne Zurnamer says she waited for almost 12 months for Jawitz to sell her property and decided to cut ties.

[WATCH] Mom gets  a touching Christmas gift, a surprise visit from her daughter

[WATCH] Mom gets a touching Christmas gift, a surprise visit from her daughter

Khabazela shares tweets and Facebook posts that have gone viral.

'Cyril is the most popular president since Nelson Mandela'

'Cyril is the most popular president since Nelson Mandela'

Author Max de Preez weighs in on where SA would be if Jacob Zuma was still president and the impact of Ramaphosa now.

[WATCH] Hilarious little girl tells mom that she needs a boyfriend

[WATCH] Hilarious little girl tells mom that she needs a boyfriend

Khabazela shares some of the most popular tweets, posts, and videos on 'What's gone viral'.

3 easy questions could bag you R2000!

3 easy questions could bag you R2000!

WIN R2000! But only if you can prove you're a whiz of the MTN Biz Quiz by answering the following three questions...