Happy Parenting

Corporate ladder or mud slide. How children change your life

By Alexandra Handwerk, April 2017

What happens when children get mixed up in your career, when your carefully planned life gives way to a life full of surprises, when travelling by plane and taxi slowly gives way to walking, when mistakes become something out of which you can profit, and mud and rain become something to savour? [more]

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What Willi taught me

By Birte Müller, April 2017

Children aren’t simply projects, where with careful planning everything will run according to plan. Children also aren’t there for us but are there simply for themselves. We can learn from them and enjoy being with them. [more]

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To hell with the demands

April 2017

Why parents can end up being their own worst enemies: the Danish family therapist Jesper Juul, founder and director of the Kempler Institute and author of numerous handbooks on parenting, tackles this issue. [more]