Helping your Little Learners with Letters and Numbers

Helping your Little Learners with Letters and Numbers

When I first became a mum, it hadn’t even crossed my mind to teach my daughter her numbers and letters.  I was determined to be the parent whose children played in mud, used their imagination and weren’t burdened with learning ‘school stuff’ until they actually got to...
Different Ages, Different Perspectives

Different Ages, Different Perspectives

Going for a walk in our neighbourhood, my daughter and I spot an elderly man with withered hands, a hunched back, grey hair and all alone.  In one hand he holds his groceries tight, his walking stick in the other, slowly making his way to the bus stop. I look and I...
Minimising Chaos at Home

Minimising Chaos at Home

Have you ever felt like your home is noisy and cluttered? Perhaps you have heaps of toys, but your child never wants to play with them?  Do you make lists of activities and tasks, but never get to any of them? Maybe you can’t recall the exact location of that...
Picky Eaters

Picky Eaters

Do you have a child who just refuses to try new things at mealtimes? Perhaps your child eats only a certain type of food or refuses foods based on a certain colour or texture? Maybe they play at the table rather than wanting to eat? Don’t worry if your child has some...