Environmentally friendly wooden children’s furniture

Children are vulnerable to many things in the surrounding environment. As such, great care is required when handling them. As such, the things they interact with on a daily basis ought to be environmentally friendly. Children need an environment that supports their growth and development from one stage to another. Most parents face challenges when […]

Four Tricks to Never Forget Anything Again

Are you one of those people who forgets important appointments? You go to the store for bread, come back with milk and eggs but forgot the bread? You go to the kitchen to get something and once you’re there you forgot what you came for? You’re not alone and fortunately, help is available in a […]

Survey shows handwriting is losing valuable time to other subjects

TES recently surveyed 1,008 parents of primary-aged children and 251 primary school teachers and found a shocking 37% (over a third) of children aged between seven and nine, and 28% of children aged 11 or under are not able to use joined-up handwriting. Angela Webb, the chair of the National Handwriting Association, said: “If children learn […]

Virtual Reality and Education

Virtual Reality is an incredible tool. Its ability to put the viewer in a first person perspective on anything can lead to amazing journeys without leaving a classroom, and the ability to play around with concepts in a safe and controlled environment can help show more of how things work without Health and Safety concerns. […]

The best ways to meet the demands of school fees


School fees continue to rise at an alarming rate, so it’s no surprise that a lot of parents are struggling to meet the demands. It’s a tricky situation to be in, because you want your child to get the best possible education, stay close to their friends and be happy – but sometimes it seems […]

How to keep dogs safe in the car

There is nothing better than going out looking for an adventure with your dog. A ball, a lead and the great outdoors is all you need for a fun and exciting outing with your dog. Sometimes this means taking them along with you in the car and it’s important to ensure your furry pal is […]

Sam Avery – Confessions of a Learner Parent

Stand-up comedian Sam Avery (aka, the Learner Parent) started his award-winning blog when his twin boys were born. A million nappies, Peppa Pig episodes and a lot less sleep later, he shares all the lows, highs and hilarious in-betweens of his experiences of first-time parenthood in this, his highly anticipated debut book. Sam’s honest, messy […]