Is Family Dinner a Thing of the Past?
“May I please be excused from the table” is a term that almost seems archaic to me. One of my fondest memories as a child is my mother yelling “DINNNEERR!”, followed by four children racing down the stairs for the best seat at the table; a farmer herding sheep. I was at my friends house […]
Is One Hour a Day Too Much Screen Time?
Is One Hour a Day Too Much Screen Time? Being a parent is a full-time job that warrants no sick days or lunch breaks. When we finally get a break to board a busy plane to Melbourne for the holidays, the last thing we want to deal with is a restless child. So, what’s the […]
Review of Children’s Puzzles and Games
There are so many puzzles and games out there for children that it may be somewhat overwhelming. Which games are great for development, while still being educational? In this article, we’ll explore this field. A Classic: Lego No matter which age, Lego is great, which is why it is so often present in early […]
How to Teach Moral Lessons to Kids
Morals are at the centres of our lives. They teach us what is right, what is wrong and how to be good people without sacrificing ourselves in the process. Teaching morals can be difficult and is truly an art form. In this article, we’ll take a look at Aesop’s Fables and how they teach moral […]