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Storytelling is a wonderful way to aid the development of language, memory, learning and empathy for children. Stories can be told anytime, anywhere - and about anything! Here we share a few reasons why everyone should celebrate National Storytelling Week in February.
Time seems to be running away from us this month - we’re already half-way through and Christmas is fast approaching! With so many things to do - aside from all the Christmas shopping - here are a few tips for making the lead up to Christmas that little bit more organised.
Juggling work with parenthood is always tricky - especially when it comes to demanding deadlines and unexpected illnesses. But what about going back to education?
It’s easy to focus on all the little things that go wrong in the day - the school run never quite goes to plan, they’ve misplaced something again, you’re always running a bit late, your words have fallen on deaf ears one too many times…
Hallowe’en is just around the corner, but it’s not too late to organise a children’s costume to impress! Here are a few ideas that will make this year’s scary season simple.
If it’s their first year at school, or you’re just getting back into the school routine, it can feel like a shock having to get everyone up and out the door on time. Here are our tips on how to make the morning routine easier for everyone.
When the homework books have closed and the bedtime routine has begun, it’s easy to separate life and learning. But we can all encourage it in our everyday routines, from when we’re getting ready in the mornings to chatting together before bed. Here are our tips on how to encourage learning in small ways throughout the day.
It’s all part of learning and development, but arts and crafts can sometimes be just as tricky as learning times tables. Here are a few tips for bringing out the artist in your child.
The long summer holidays are starting any day now, but that doesn’t mean that work has ended for all of us.
Mother’s Day is a great excuse to leave the washing up for someone else, and enjoy some extra ‘me time’.
Here are a few tricks that we’ll have up our sleeve this February holiday
Whether you work from home every day, or have to spend the odd day using the sofa as your makeshift office, it can be difficult to get into the swing of things - throw a small human into the mix and it can test even the most resilient worker! Here are our tips for working from home in the company of children.
Here are a few of our favourite crafty ideas for Valentine’s Day this year.