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'Santa I want..' Are your kids all consumed with ‘me, me, me?’

So many parents are feeling uncomfortable at the moment.

Wanting the joy of Christmas for their kids, but also feeling that it has got out of proportion.

All children seem to want to talk about is what they are going to get.

Feels a tad too materialistic, doesn’t it?

It is unrealistic to...

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Why do I feel so guilty at this time of year?

There’s often a rising tension for parents at this time of year.

It is totally normal for kids to start thinking about what presents they want for Christmas (or Hanukkah).

Our kids are surrounded by advertisements showing what they are going to ‘get’ rather than encouraging...

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