Curiosity is in the nature of children and so as soon they gain control over their limbs they are ready to explore the world. When the kids observe and imitate the world it helps in the development of their abilities and the connections in their brain gets stronger. This is the reason that we should let children get creative because it is the best form of exploration. While we focus on encouraging them to read and write, here we have a list of reasons that will help you understand why art is also important for Continue reading
So for the last 7 years my house has been an absolute disaster. I’ve only got two kids but I feel like I’m been invaded by the thrash monsters. I’ve no space to even to put a cup down sometimes. I’m fed up moaning at them to tidy their toys away and fighting with my myself over the stress of clutter. I decided, Continue reading
When you say things like,
Eat that broccoli or you won’t get big and strong -I hated broccoli but the fear of not eating it was worse even till this day.
‘Money doesn’t grow on trees you know’ Continue reading
It’s that time of year again with scary ghosts and hyper children with too much trick or treats. We all know the old traditions, bobbing apples and snap apple, they always go down well at children’s parties. Here’s some ideas if you are having a little party and want them to burn off excess energy.
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It’s that time of year and kids are all excited as they are finished for the school holidays. You’re thinking, this is great, no rushing out the door in the mornings, getting lunches and school uniforms ready, it’ll be nice and relaxing. Yeah, I find that thought works great for the first half hour until you hear them both in unison ‘Mammy, Mammy , Mammy I’m bored , what’s next? Where are we going? What will we do today? I’m hungry…
Then I’m thinking HELP!!!! Continue reading
I know nearly every nursery rhyme song and I now compare my life to Peppa Pig and that’s ok.
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While going back to work after having children can be not only an emotional experience , it can also be a quite daunting experience when juggling things around. Here’s below just some of the things we can do to make it just a little bit easier at times.
- Always cook twice the amount for dinner and freeze it up. Let in thaw out in fridge the night before and it’s then ready to microwave in 4 minutes.
- Wash all clothes at weekend and plan everything out from uniforms to changing clothes.