Thandiwe McCloy, Uncut LoveLife

If there’s one book you’d be smart to hold on to your whole life through, it’s this one!

Fr Theo Macupe

“This is the best, most practical and down-to-earth book for young people that I have come across!”



Andre Kraak, principal, Steenberg High

I wish I’d had Tug of Life long ago. It would have changed my life!’



Eugene Nkabinde, DRUM magazine

If you don’t have the answer, you’ll find it in this book



Cardinal Wilfrid Napier OFM Archbishop of Durban

Tug of Life is an invaluable and life-changing methodology - all our young people and families should use it!"



Andrew Cook, Principal, Mitchell House.

I am still glowing from all the good things that parents and heads have said to me about the impact you made

Peta-Ann Chipps, director Student Welfare, Grayston Preparatory school

The session was fantastic! The children really enjoyed it and took some valuable tips from it. So did the teachers!”

Welcome, schools!

We are the go-to place for tips, tools and advice for parents, young people and educators. Preschool through to high school, we have a talk for you. Our team is dedicated to a solution-driven approach to life – encouraging proactive thinking through our books, newsletters, key talks and videos – all with the aim of equipping children and teens to lead a fulfilled and enriched life.

Our mission is to empower all young people to make life-enriching choices; equipping parents for proactive parenting and inspiring families to thrive.

What can we assist you with today?

Workshops, Programmes & Talks

The various talks, workshops and programmes we host in schools across the country form the lifeblood of our organisation. Check out our full list of available talks over here and don’t hesitate to contact us should you wish to get more information about a relevant talk, workshop or programme that we could bring to your school in the near future.


The Life Talk series consists of Life Talk for a Daughter, Life Talk for a Son as well as Life Talk for Parents. The series comes highly recommended for anyone who needs a thought-provoking book for teens, or parenting advice (especially related to teens). All of these can be conveniently purchased directly from the site and delivered to your doorstep.

The Tug of Life empowers teens (and families) to make good choices throughout their lives. Whether you want to buy this book for yourself or as a gift for your school’s learners, find out more about it over here. We encourage people to actively live with the book, scribbling notes and revisiting the various sections depending on current and future challenges they are facing.

We offer discounts for bulk orders so please don’t hesitate to contact us should you wish to purchase any of our publications for your classroom or organisation. Over 100,000 books have been sold to date.


Our regularly updated newsletters cover information about teen and parenting issues and challenges and can be easily implemented as a daily practice at your school or classroom. Have you signed up yet?

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