To Discipline Or Not To Discipline?

We all make mistakes (adults included) and so it’s important to remember that great people and attributes are built over a lifetime, not overnight. Children do need boundaries and discipline does play a part in parenting but don’t forget that we all have a distance to go in becoming fine people.  To help your child ...
Make the Most of Staying Home This Summer

While the temperature continues to rise and people start to head off on exciting adventures and holidays, it can feel like you are ‘stuck’ if you aren’t going away. Staying at home doesn’t have to be boring and a drag; make the most of your time this summer with these tips: - Don’t forget about ...
Easy to Bake Muffin Mix – Cooking with Kids!

This is such an easy recipe to make with kids, as simple as a packet mix but without all the added processed ingredients. Plus, you can change them up easily, add additions to create a whole new type of muffin. It only takes 5 minutes to prepare the mixture and only 25 minutes to bake ...
The Benefit of Music and Singing With Toddlers

Young children are constantly learning, they are playing with the way words work and the rhythm and patterns in speech. This can be encouraged and strengthened through music. Here are some of my favourite reasons for spending time singing with your child (even if you think your singing is reserved purely for the shower): It ...
Crawling – Everything You Need to Know

Crawling is an exciting milestone for your baby, one of those special moments and ‘firsts’ that you hope to remember alongside the first smile, first time rolling over and what not. However, sometimes babies miss the crawling stage all together while others are reluctant to give it a try. So here is your go-to guide ...
Make the Most of the Beach During the Summer Heat

As the weather warms up, the options for outdoor fun get more limited for family fun. However, the beach is a perfect place to cool off and have some fun. There are so many wonderful beaches all around us and lots with built in facilities such as bathrooms and lifeguards. Get ready for a fun ...
Newborn Play, Why it’s Never too Early to Start

A lot of time with a newborn is spent engaged in routines together; sleeping, feeding and changing nappies and never-ending job lists seem to get longer. Society seems to think that babies can’t play games until they can sit and control their limbs better; however, you can play this easy game with your baby. You ...
Why Good Nutrition in Childhood is Vital

Children need the right balance of nutrients in order to be the best version of themselves; they need food to give them energy, to provide for their growing bodies and to keep them healthy. The first important concept is to ensure that your child has access to a wide variety of foods from infancy. Keep ...