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WHAT DO YOU WANT YOUR WHĀNAU TO LOOK LIKE?

You may not feel like it or believe it, but if you are a parent you are a leader, and you have mana. You are leaders – rangatira. Rangatira - to be of high rank, become of high rank, ennobled, rich, well off, noble, esteemed, revered. There is the mana you are born with, from [...]

By | 2017-06-30T13:50:50+00:00 June 30th, 2017|Categories: Hāpai Mama, Home, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Be your child’s greatest advocate

Us New Zealanders are slack at building up our children’s self esteem. In fact I have heard parents say they don’t want to praise their child in case they get a big head. I believe we need to avoid this thinking at all costs. However we have found that there is no such thing as a [...]

By | 2017-06-09T09:47:13+00:00 October 11th, 2015|Categories: Hāpai Mama, Parenting|0 Comments