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Life Matters

A selection of thoughtful articles that confront common problems and issues that we all experience.

How can i help my kids be friends?

23 Mar | 2017

Hearing your precious kids yell at each other, ‘I hate you!’ is always stressful. But that doesn’t mean they will be enemies for life … or even for the next hour. And as parents, we can encourage their special relationship.

Family conflict at Christmas

23 Dec | 2016

The myth of Christmas is cosy, comforting, family togetherness. But those of us who come from actual families, know it’s just that—a myth.

How to say sorry

3 Nov | 2016

We’re great at saying sorry when we bump into someone on a crowded street, so why is it so hard to say sorry for our real mistakes?

How to break Up

18 Oct | 2016

There is no one way to get over a relationship breakup, but you can navigate it so that breakup doesn’t break you.

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Don’t Leave Home Without…

24 Aug | 2016

We’ve gone internationalé for this issue of War Cry, so we’ve come up with some top travel hacks. Don’t leave home without checking these out.

How can i be closer to my brother?

2 Aug | 2016

How can I build a closer relationship to my brother? We come from a loving family, but don’t have much in common and have never been close.

Can I break up with a friend?

15 Apr | 2016

I’m in a friendship I find draining, and I really want to put some distance between us, but can I ‘break up’ with a friend?

A guilt-free Christmas

23 Dec | 2015

Guilt and Christmas go together like a six-pack of mince pies and a tummy ache … can you have one without the other? Yes! Here’s how to enjoy family, food and festivities this Christmas, without the guilt.

Christmas Shopping in One Day

9 Dec | 2015

Your Mission: to get all your Christmas shopping done in one day. You’re going to lick that Christmas list, like Tom Cruise licked that tall glass building in Mission Impossible.