• Family Time

    Helping Your Child with their Social Skills

    Positive, healthy social interactions from birth will help your child grow up to be a happy, confident young person. With that in mind, it’s important to encourage your child to socialise with other kids and adults as much as possible,…

  • Food Time

    The beauty of Ohelo reusable bottles and tumblers

    It’s no secret that I love my coffee. As a permanently tired toddler mama, I’m all about the caffeine. I’ve been lucky enough to try out lots of different coffees for my blog. One of my faves has been Black…

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    Exploring internet safety with your child

    The internet is undeniably a very beneficial creation, helping us stay connected with people all around the world, and allowing us to learn new information we might otherwise not have access to. However, it can also be very dangerous when…

  • Family Time

    How to Make Homework More Fun for Your Kids

    Getting your child to complete their homework can be quite the challenge for parents sometimes. Unfortunately, after a day at school, children just aren’t interested in continuing with work once they get home. However, if parents can find a way…

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    How to raise a science lover

    Some parents can feel slightly nervous when it comes to helping their children with science, especially those who don’t excel in the subject themselves. In fact, you might just be wondering how to encourage your child to find an interest…

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    Why reading is so important for children

    Reading is an important skill that provides a variety of benefits to children. Reading helps us to learn new vocabulary and expand our knowledge on different topics, while also being great for enjoyment and leisure. If your child needs a…

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    Teaching Your Kids to Respect Other Cultures

    Since the world around us is very diverse, it’s important to teach your children about different cultures so that they can respect and celebrate people’s differences. The earlier they learn that no two people are the same, the better, so…

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    What Costs to Expect When Your Child Starts School

    In the UK, even if you send your child to a government funded school, rather than an independent one, there will be various costs to factor into your budgeting. A preparatory school in Oxfordshire have put together the following list…

  • Food Time

    Ethical eating with Oggs

    As part of my drive towards more sustainable food and drink, I’ve been excitedly exploring more plant-based options. Luckily, plant-based and vegan food options are becoming increasingly available, and loads of them are delicious! My latest foodie find is Oggs, which…

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    Understanding Your Child’s Learning Style

    All children learn in different ways and identify how your own child learns will make it easier for you to help them. There are three common learning styles and each child has a dominant learning style or technique. By understanding…

  • Me Time

    Ethical shopping ideas for 2020

    I’m a big champion of companies who are working hard to be eco-conscious. So I’m delighted to have a guest post from a new business owner who is all about sustainability. Amy from Aubrey Bay has shared her top ethical shopping…