6 effective ways to encourage your child to read

6 effective ways to encourage your child to read

Staying involved in your child’s reading is important. Teachers may not always know when a child first begins to fall behind in their reading skills as some children are able to mask their difficulties pretty well. They may also be too embarrassed to ask for help even...
Use it. Or lose it! How to sneak learning in to play

Use it. Or lose it! How to sneak learning in to play

The school holidays are a welcome break for children to unwind, recuperate and take a rest from the structured routines from school. We know our children need, and look forward to the break – and as parents often we do too. Its time for fun, socialising, spending time...
Why it’s important to celebrate your “you-ness”

Why it’s important to celebrate your “you-ness”

Why is it that we are happy to spend our hard-earnt money on “limited edition” items believing them to be rare and special but struggle to celebrate our own uniqueness in the same manner? Surely, this same philosophy should extend to celebrating our own / our...