The Sue Atkins Parenting Show Podcast Series
Discussing every possible aspect of parenting, giving you advice and support on topics which affect your daily life. Each free, weekly episode is bursting with practical tips, techniques and ideas.
info_outline 10 Things to Do Every Single Day as A Parent to Nurture a Happy, Confident, Resilient Toddler 07/12/2022
10 Things to Do Every Single Day as A Parent to Nurture a Happy, Confident, Resilient Toddler Great Ideas for Keeping Toddlers Quiet on Special Public Occasions- like Weddings & Funerals! 14 Quick and Simple ‘Me Time’ Ideas to Recharge YOUR Batteries.
info_outline Why Does My Toddler Ask ‘WHY’ ALL THE TIME? Tips to Save Your Sanity! 07/05/2022
Why Does My Toddler Ask ‘WHY’ ALL THE TIME? Tips to Save Your Sanity! 10 in 10: Fun Activities That You Can Do in Under 10 Minutes with Your Toddler How ‘Elaborative Reminiscing’ is a Game Changer for Toddlers! What To Say When Your Toddler Says’ I Don’t Like You!’ On the Parentverse: Sue in Conversation with Jayneen Sanders Writer of Kid’s Books on Body Safety, Gender Equality, Consent, Respect & Emotional Intelligence.
info_outline Encouraging Independence in your Toddler 06/28/2022
Encouraging Independence in your Toddler In this episode: 5 Simple Ways to Develop Your Toddler’s Creativity. Celebrating Dads ALL Year Round Toddler Favouritism Is Real. Here’s How to Handle It. On the Parentverse: Sue Atkins talks to Sarah Cressall from the Creation Station and Author of ‘Creative Sparks’: arts and crafts family fun.
info_outline Is it Normal for Toddlers to become Fussy Eaters? 06/21/2022
Is it Normal for Toddlers to become Fussy Eaters? Teaching Toddlers Right from Wrong. How to PREVENT the “Million-Word Gap.” Read a Book A Day to Your Toddler! On the Parentverse: Sue Atkins in Conversation with Tina Stubbs Author of ‘Life’s Little Bugs’ picture books that motivate young readers to learn good healthy habits in a positive, fun way.
info_outline Roots, Shoots Buckets & Boots: Gardening with Toddlers 06/14/2022
Roots, Shoots Buckets & Boots: Gardening with Toddlers • Adding The Amazing Benefits of Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT or Tapping) to Your Parenting Toolkit. • Great Books for BIG Conversations with Little People - in The Sue Atkins Book Club • Using Distraction in your Discipline. On the Parentverse: Sue Atkins in Conversation with Amy Livingsone and Julie Wilson from Cheeky Chompers, as seen on Dragon’s Den. Award Winning Teething Dribble Bibs, Neckerchews, and The New Baby Tooth Care Hub.
info_outline How to Prepare Your Toddler Positively for Childcare, Nursery or Preschool 06/07/2022
How to Prepare Your Toddler Positively for Childcare, Nursery or Preschool Toddler Bath Time: How to Help Your Child Love Baths! On the Parentverse: Emma Hammett Author of ‘Burns, Falls and Emergency Calls: The ultimate guide to the prevention and treatment of childhood accidents’ In this episode: We look at starting a new childcare setting whether it’s a childminder, nursery, or preschool and explore how to help your child settle easily. We look at why some toddlers don’t like bath time and I talk to Emma Hammett about preventing accidents with toddlers from choking to burns.
info_outline What Every Parent of a Toddler Should Know Before Travelling! 05/31/2022
What Every Parent of a Toddler Should Know Before Travelling! • Building Self-Esteem with Your Toddler: 15 Helpful Tips • Stickers for the Little Ones: Motivation Booster or Evil Bribe? • Parent Hacks and #TipsandScripts to Make Life with Kids Easier! On the Parentverse: Sue Atkins in Conversation with Kate Wogan, Author of the Award Winning Uh Oh Milo! Books for under 5’s around Toddler Tantrums, Table Manners and more ……
info_outline Toddlers: Teaching Social Skills, Learning to Count and Parenting The Danish Way 05/24/2022
Toddlers: Teaching Social Skills, Learning to Count and Parenting The Danish Way When Do Children Learn to Count and How to Teach Them? Practical Take Aways to Reduce the Stress of Moving House! On the Parentverse: Sue Atkins in Conversation with Iben Sandahl Author of The Danish Way
info_outline Getting Your Toddler to STAY In Their Bed! 05/17/2022
Getting Your Toddler to STAY In Their Bed! Fun Activities for Teaching Toddlers to Talk Tips for Handling The ‘Sleep Regression’ Phase On the Parentverse: Sue Atkins in Conversation with The Sleep Nanny Lucy Shrimpton, Author, Speaker and Trainer. Getting your toddler to STAY in their bed and to stop sleeping in your bed can be a hard habit to break. While lots of parents love to have the kids, all jumping in and cuddling up on a Saturday morning, night after night of interrupted sleep isn’t funny for anyone. The flaying legs, the pulled off duvet and the grumpy partner in the morning aren’t always the idyllic dream of family life you wanted it to be. So, what can you do when the kids have got into some bad habits, have recovered from that chesty cold, have finished with that nightmare or come through that divorce?
info_outline Siblings without Rivalry. Simple Tips to Stop Jealousy! 05/10/2022
Siblings without Rivalry. Simple Tips to Stop Jealousy! Living in a Dangerous World. How to Avoid Passing Anxiety on to Your Kids. Find Out More About The #Soothment Movement Chalk Art Ideas for Kids On the Parentverse: Sue Atkins in Conversation with Lauren Bruckner Author of ‘How to be a Superhero Called Self Control’
info_outline Smacking Special: Why There Are BETTER Ways to Teach Your Toddler 05/03/2022
Smacking Special: Why There Are BETTER Ways to Teach Your Toddler Boundaries, Behaviour & Discipline: Everything You Need To Know. On the Parentverse: Sue Atkins in Conversation With Dr. Swati Popat Vats from India, who heads up the #IwillNot Campaign, Robbyn Peters Bennett from the USA who heads up the ‘No Spanking Challenge’ & Jane Evans from the UK a trauma specialist.
info_outline Preparing Toddlers for Handling a New Brother or Sister 04/26/2022
Preparing Toddlers for Handling a New Brother or Sister ‘My Son Hates Brushing His Teeth – What Can I Do?’ 7 Tips to Help On the Parentverse: Sue Atkins in Conversation with Dr. Caspar Addyman – Author of ‘’The Laughing Baby’ Coming up in Episode 13 we will be looking at …… handling a new brother or sister positively and preparing your toddler for a new arrival. Remember, if you want to review what we’ve talked about, check out the full Show Notes There, you can find a full article on the topic, videos that summarise the different elements and links to any tools or resources we’ve pointed out. You can also drop us a comment there and get involved in the conversation.
info_outline Setting Boundaries for your Toddler 04/19/2022
Setting Boundaries for your Toddler Potty Pointers for Toilet Training Great Games to Play with Together With Parentverse Guest: Sue Atkins in Conversation with Debi John Play Consultant, Speaker and Author of PAUSE, PLAY, CONNECTⓇ Flow. Coming up in Episode 12 we will be looking at setting boundaries for your toddler. Why boundaries are important, what they teach your toddler and what hijacks you being consistent!
info_outline What to Do When Your Toddler Won’t Sleep or Stay in Their Own Bed 04/12/2022
What to Do When Your Toddler Won’t Sleep or Stay in Their Own Bed Does Your Child Fight Against Daily Naps? These 3 Top Tips Will Help. Download & Discover Disney’s ‘The Gift of Play!’ Guide To Inspire You. With Parentverse Guest James Hawes Psychotherapist, Speaker, Supervisor, Trainer and Author of ‘The Secret Lives of Men’ - specialising in supporting emotional fitness in men and boys. Coming up in Episode 11 we will be looking at SLEEP: some simple steps for settling your toddler to sleep, what to do if they wake, and how to handle night terrors and nightmares confidently.
info_outline ‘Talking and Listening’ – 8 Practical Ways to Encourage Language Development in Toddlers 04/05/2022
‘Talking and Listening’ – 8 Practical Ways to Encourage Language Development in Toddlers How To Handle Nail-Biting, Thumb-Sucking, Nose-Picking, Hair-Twirling & Pencil-Chewing – 3 Tips to Help! #TipsandScripts: Quick, Simple & Effective Positive Parenting Ideas to Help Make Life with Kids Easier! Don’t Stew – Ask Sue Atkins: Answering YOUR Questions. With Parentverse Guest Natalie Costa Creator of ‘Power Thoughts’ Empowering Children to Tap into their True Potential. In this episode we’ll be looking at ‘Talking and Listening Together’ - ways to encourage language development in your toddler. I’ll be giving you my #Tipsand Scripts to encourage more positive parenting and I’ll be answering your questions that have been sent in to me and giving you my top tips for handling Nail-Biting, Thumb-Sucking, Nose-Picking, Hair-Twirling & Pencil-Chewing !!
info_outline Saying “NO” to Your Kids with Confidence! 03/29/2022
Saying “NO” to Your Kids with Confidence! What To Do When Your Toddler Hits You #TipsandScripts: Quick, Simple & Effective Positive Parenting Ideas to Help Make Life with Kids Easier! 20 Super Fun Ways to Develop Scissor Skills With Parentverse Guest Claire Colbert Co-Founder of Family Mediation and Mentoring: Specialists in Divorce and Finances.
info_outline Featuring The Best Nuggets From The Sue Atkins Parenting Show Podcast Vaults 12/28/2021
Featuring The Best Nuggets From The Sue Atkins Parenting Show Podcast Vaults Here are some clips from 2021 showing the amazing breadth and depth of advice and information Sue has covered. Happy New Year!
info_outline Discover the Injection of Hope for Pregnant Women to Prevent Miscarriage 12/21/2021
Discover the Injection of Hope for Pregnant Women to Prevent Miscarriage • Tips for Surviving Christmas with Your Relatives. What’s your Worst, Best and most Memorable Christmas? • Teenagers: ADHD and the Christmas Holidays. Jingle Bells or Jingle Hell? • Why More Play Leads to More Learning: 7 Great Additional Needs Toys For Christmas plus Sue In Conversation with Dr. Sophie Dauvois resident scientist, co-founder and editor of the monthly arts & science OKIDO Magazine
info_outline Are Celebrities Good Role Models for your Kids? 12/14/2021
Are Celebrities Good Role Models for your Kids? "Is he in his own room yet?" – Why the Western Way of Raising Kids Is Weird! Bed Sharing and Baby Wearing – the best ways to raise happy, confident, resilient kids. Let them be kids!’ Is ‘free-range’ parenting the key to healthier, happier children? How To Survive Your First Christmas Alone After Divorce. plus Sue In Conversation with Diana Graber Author of ‘Raising Humans in a Digital World’
info_outline How to Deal with A Clingy Toddler Kindly 12/07/2021
How to Deal with A Clingy Toddler Kindly Parenting Hacks for Dealing with Step Kids The Do’s and Don’ts of Caring for Twins Confidently plus Sue In Conversation with BBC ‘Dragon’s Den’ Winner Kate Ball from ‘Mini First Aid’ - First Aid Classes for Children
info_outline Why Are Teen Social Media Posts About Cutting, Self-Harm Soaring? 11/30/2021
Why Are Teen Social Media Posts About Cutting, Self-Harm Soaring? Do You Let Your Kids Make ‘Mistakes’ or Do You Take Over? Sue talks to Vanessa Feltz on BBC Radio London Your Parenting Style Can Impact Your Child’s Popularity, Research Shows – What’s Yours? Discover The BEST Outdoor Toys for Toddlers plus Sue in Conversation with Ned Johnson Author of ‘What Do You Say? How to Talk with Kids to Build Motivation, Stress Tolerance, and a Happy Home’
info_outline THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO PARENTING TODDLERS 11/23/2021
THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO PARENTING TODDLERS • Why Do Toddlers Have Tantrums and Meltdowns and 4 BRILLIANT Tips for Handling Them! • Whining, Crying, Kicking and Biting – Hacks To Help • How To Survive Your Toddler’s “NO!” phase! • 7 Genius Comebacks for When Your Toddler Asks ‘Why?’ All The Time • 10 Potty Pointers to Make Toilet Training A Breeze😊 plus Sue In Conversation With Quyionah Wingfield, mother of two, founder, creator and CEO of Cool Moms Dance Too!
info_outline How Do I Stop My Child from Biting? Positive Hacks to Handle It! 11/16/2021
How Do I Stop My Child from Biting? Positive Hacks to Handle It! 10 Ways to STOP Guilt – The Biggest Gremlin of Parenting The ABC of Potty Training Video Series WIN This Month’s Book Gift Bundle! ‘My Skin Your Skin’ ‘Bernie and Boatie’ and The Can Do Kid’s Journal: Discover Your Confidence Superpower! from #TheSueAtkinsBookClub
info_outline Don’t Even Think About Introducing Your Kids to Your New Partner Until You’ve Tried This! 11/09/2021
Don’t Even Think About Introducing Your Kids to Your New Partner Until You’ve Tried This! Do You Really HAVE TO Play with Your Kids? Giving your Toddler’s Dummy the Heave – Ho! Quick, Simple & Easy Tips That Work! Why Postnatal Recovery Matters
info_outline Is Squid Game OK For My Kids to Watch? 11/02/2021
Is Squid Game OK For My Kids to Watch? Sibling Rivalry: Are You Still Competitive with Your Siblings as An Adult? How Do You Deal with Your Co-parent Asking Your Children About Your New Life, Your New Home, Your New Partner? Discover Your Child’s 5 Languages of Love
info_outline Toddlers and Toilets! Potty Pointers: The Sure-Fire ABC’s to Potty Training Success – Guaranteed! 10/19/2021
Toddlers and Toilets! Potty Pointers: The Sure-Fire ABC’s to Potty Training Success – Guaranteed! Debunking The Myths of A Common Law Wife – NO You’re NOT Entitled to Anything! What Drives Perfectionism in Autism & How You Can Help Your Child Cope. Am I Being Unreasonable to Complain about My Son Watching Cartoons at his £1,200-a-month Nursery?
info_outline Kids Instagram Obsessed? Is it damaging their Self-Confidence? Sue Weighs in on the Sarah Vine Daily Mail Podcast 10/12/2021
Kids Instagram Obsessed? Is it damaging their Self-Confidence? Sue Weighs in on the Sarah Vine Daily Mail Podcast • How Do You Survive a Teething Baby at Night? • Today’s Working Dads Want Modern Benefits: Here’s What Your Company Must Give Them plus Sue Atkins in Conversation with Lisa Forsythe Author of the Award Winning ‘Simple Activities for Toddlers: A Practical Play-At-Home Handbook for Parents’
info_outline Do You Suffer from the BIG ‘G’ – of Guilt? Here are tips to ditch it! 10/05/2021
Do You Suffer from the BIG ‘G’ – of Guilt? Here are tips to ditch it! Can Your Child be Vaccinated If You Disagree? Checklist: 10 Rules of Negotiating with Your Ex-Partner Why Making Magic Memories with Grandparents Matters. plus Sue Atkins in Conversation with Jo Watkins and Polly Crook – The ‘How People’- Happiness | Opportunities | Wellbeing
info_outline What are the secrets to bringing up a strong and successful child? 09/28/2021
What are the secrets to bringing up a strong and successful child? As Most Office Workers Will Never Return Full-Time – Would Free Beer and Popcorn Tempt You Back? Anxious About Hybrid Work? Ask Yourself These 5 Questions. Vaccines and Teens: All You Need to Know plus Sue Atkins in Conversation with Dr. Elizabeth Roberts Author of ‘Help! My Toddler Is Not Eating: A 30-Day Plan To Get Your Picky Eater To Enjoy New Food’
info_outline Need A Weekly Dose of Workplace Wellbeing - Delivered Live to your Desk? 09/21/2021
Need A Weekly Dose of Workplace Wellbeing - Delivered Live to your Desk? NEW Series of Instagram Lives Answering ALL Your Co-Parenting Questions ‘I’m a Grownup and I Really Don’t like My Mum.’ The ‘Don’t Stew- Ask Sue’ Question Preparing Your Older Child for Your New Arrival plus Sue Atkins in Conversation with Joanna Griffin Author of ‘Day by Day: Emotional Wellbeing in Parents of Disabled Children’