The True Spirit of Christmas – Have Fun with the Kids

By: Jane Kilkenny There’s a reason it’s called the “Silly Season” and it’s not about crazy schedules and non-stop shopping. The Christmas holidays should be a time when families can get back to basics and have some fun together.  The… Continue Reading >

Bonding Beyond Birth: Building a Strong Connection with Your Newborn

Starting the journey as a parent is like the start of a beautiful song, with the magical moment of your baby’s birth. The first cuddles are really special, but the true connection with your newborn is a journey that goes… Continue Reading >

The Benefits of Teaching Children Gardening from Toddlers to Preschoolers

Gardening is one of the best things you can do, but involving your children can also have enormous benefits for the entire family. Not only will your kids have fun and spend time outside reaping the many rewards of this… Continue Reading >

Kids not listening? How to talk so that your kids can hear you.

As a mum of four boys. Believe me when I say I get it when people say their kids are not listening. Some days I feel like I tell one of my kids to put their shoes on 17 times… Continue Reading >

Bitzee: An Exciting Journey Into The Future of Play

Every now and then, a toy emerges that stands head and shoulders above the rest, one that transcends the ordinary by providing a refreshing blend of entertainment, education, and emotional connection. Today, we are thrilled to introduce you to an… Continue Reading >

Top 10 reasons you should get your toddler in a garden

By Flavia Fayet-Moore and Sinead Storch from www.foodiscool.com    Who are our toddlers and preschoolers in 2022? Let us introduce you to Gen Alpha. Born in 2010 or later, they are the Millennials’ children and the first generation who will be… Continue Reading >

Sibling struggles – five tips for reducing the impact of siblings fighting in your home.

Most parents will be familiar with the sound of siblings fighting, bickering and squabbling; it often fills us with dread and we all want nothing more than for our kids to please just get along! One of the greatest hopes… Continue Reading >

The Art of Saying Sorry to Your Kids

How we all make mistakes as parents and repair is what’s needed to get us back on track. Sometimes as parents, despite our best intentions, we get it wrong. We yell or snap at our kids. We ‘dig in’ for… Continue Reading >

Mothers deserve more than basic hygiene for self-care

Don’t get me wrong, I would love a long soak in the bath without a child slamming the door open and jumping in with me – but thinking that’s all I need or deserve as self-care – think again. Self-care… Continue Reading >

How to make school a positive experience for ADHD kids

School is often touted as being ‘the best years of your life’. However, this couldn’t have been further from the truth for me.  Having grown up in the UK, my parents sent me to a local government primary and secondary… Continue Reading >