For the past few months, parents all over the world have assumed the role of teacher, taking classes at the kitchen table and trying desperately to make learning as fun as possible. Whether you’re preparing to send your children back to school, or you’re carrying on with homeschooling, it’s beneficial to try and make education […]
Colic is one of the strangest conditions to affect babies during the first few weeks of life. It seems like a stomach ache. But when you delve a little deeper, you invariably find that it is more complicated than that. The child screams and cries, but you can never really work out what’s wrong as […]
The Covid-19 induced lockdowns that we have all had to endure have hit our kids hardest. Not being able to see friends, go out to play, socialize and be as active as children usually are during balmy summer days has been challenging. Your brood is indoors more often, more sedentary, and lacking in motivation.
Being a parent means barely ever having any time to get anything done, let alone having time to yourself. It can be a huge struggle to balance parenting and your other commitments in life, while still trying to find time to relax now and then. One of the best things parents can do is get […]
Your kids’ lives have been massively disrupted, taken away from their studies and their friends but it is important that when children return to their lives, at school, nursery or social activities that they can still remain safe during this crisis. Eventually children will be returning to education, but is there anything we can do […]
Maybe you follow somebody on social media who looks like they’re doing a great job of homeschooling their kids. Maybe you’re regularly speaking to a friend who claims they are finding it really easy. Things like that can make you feel like a homeschooling failure. If you’re feeling like a failure, it’s important to get […]
Most people grow up and pass through the school system to end up in college. For a lot of kids, this is where their educational journey ends. Your child may have gone through three years of college, then graduated with a Bachelor’s degree. They’re now uniquely qualified to go out into the big wide world!
It may only seem like five minutes ago that your child was a baby and dependent on you for their every need, and then in what seems like a mere blink of an eye, they are suddenly preparing to leave home and to go to college.
Many people talk about the changes that happened to them as they became parents, there are people who have had to use ivf technology to get to the point of having a baby for themselves, and sometimes people feel guilty for complaining. But there’s no denying the fact that having a baby can turn your […]
Keeping children amused at home can sometimes be daunting for parents, especially when things cost so much money to do. During this time, staying indoors is the best option for all, but it can be tricky. Fresh air and exercise is still important, so what can you do to keep them entertained when they are […]