In May, my eldest son turns TEN! I can hardly believe that I’ve been a parent for one whole decade. That is a pretty scary thought and makes me feel kinda old! I’ve learnt a lot over that time period and made a fair few mistakes along the way so I thought I’d share some of my main reflections after being a parent for the last 10 years.Continue reading Reflections on parenting
the importance of reading from birth.
Continue reading Books from Day One
Mem Fox, Reading Magic
“When I say to a parent, “read to a child”, I don’t want it to sound like medicine. I want it to sound like chocolate.”
The Baby Development Series
There’s no denying that newborn babies are exhausting – the good news is that they are also really easy to entertain! Babies find faces, especially those of their parents, absolutely fascinating. Read on for a few super simple ideas…Continue reading Making Faces!
simple sensory ideas to try
There’s absolutely no reason for baby to miss out on all of the fun of Easter! Help them to explore Easter and spring themed items in a safe way by trying some of the ideas below. Please just keep in mind at all times that the activity ideas below need to be closely supervised.Continue reading Easter Ideas for Babies