How to Remove Head Lice
Head lice can be an absolute nightmare. Head lice are small insects that live on the human scalp. Their diet consists of human blood and they common in children. There is a misconception that you only find lice in dirty hair. The truth is, anyone can get head lice. They like to lay eggs and […]
What To Do When Your Child Is Being Bullied
It’s a parent’s worst nightmare to know that their child is being bullied. You can feel helpless and worried about what to do about it. Here is our quick guide to dealing with bullying. Step One Talk about it. This may be the hardest step. Talk to your child about what is happening to them. […]
A Guide to Potty Training
We have all been through it. The dreaded potty training! But it doesn’t have to be daunting. Here is our quick guide to potty training: Step One Purchase a potty. Your child will be between 18-24 months when you will need to start potty training them. By having a potty around, it won’t seem so […]
10 Ways To Get Your Child to Read More
One of my fondest memories as a child was bed time. I would get cosy in my bed, cuddle my teddy and have a story read to me. I used to love reading time at primary school, this love for books has impacted my adult life where I have turned into a book worm. I […]
Men’s Wellbeing: How Can We Stop Men Dying Young?
There have been numerous articles stating the reasons behind men not living as long as women or throwing around statistics to show that men are dying earlier than women. One thing that these articles seem to neglect is how to stop our men dying earlier than women. The idea that my partner may not live […]
Is TV really bad for your child?
I remember as a child, my parents would warn me that ‘watching too much TV fries your brain cells’. I used to wake up early to watch the kids shows before school and race back home after school to watch the afterschool kids shows. I watched a lot of TV but still managed to get […]
Ways To Utilise The Spaces In Your Home To Aid Learning For Your Child
Your home is full of spaces that can be utilised to aid your child’s learning. You don’t need a mansion to create a learning environment for your child. Here are some ideas on how you can use the space that you already have: Fridge You probably use or look at your fridge every time you […]
‘Tidying Up’ A Poem about Self Love
Sometimes it’s dark in here and I can’t find my self love. I know I left it here somewhere but recently I’ve stopped tidying up… Neglected this body and parts of this mind, All the work I did last week, I’m now struggling to find, this self love takes time, this self love takes time, […]
Be That ‘Somebody’
It’s that time of year again… time to reflect… a time to set goals …and more importantly, a time to think of making things better in the future. Needless to mention, a lot of the goals and plans being made will be centred on the material aspects of our lives.
Baby and Toddler Play Ideas for Parents
It’s important for babies and toddlers to play, as it helps them learn vital new skills. Play helps babies and toddlers learn new skills. find out more.