Latest articles with tag 'learning'
Encouraging little helpers at home
I’ve talked quite a bit on the blog before about encouraging the children to help around the house – here is how to encourage little helpers.
New mini reads
I love coming across new books, especially children’s books. When Borders the book shop existed, I used to take the children in there and we would spend ages reading books,…
Books that span generations
What are the books that you remember from your childhood? Are there books on your children’s bookshelves that you had on your bookshelf as a child?
Raising a Teen: A Wise Money Mini-Guide for UK Parents
Adolescence means the process of becoming an adult, and the responsible use of money is one of the features of adulthood. Make it a shared experience.
How reading helps children learn
Do you spend enough time reading to your children? There are so many benefits to reading, even for very young children.
Making learning fun
I’ve always thought it is important to make learning fun, now there are so many ways we can do this at home with our children to help them in school.
Why it’s important to create joyful Christmas memories for our children
Have you noticed how some adults seem to be very pessimistic much of the time, and others can be the total opposite and seemingly that happy with their lives? Who…
Preparation: the key to an easy Christmas Day meal
Are you feeling the looming pressure of preparing a Christmas Day meal for a large number of people? Here are a few things to help you through.