Why won’t they go to bed?

Ever get that feeling you’re being watched…? Ah, the topic that really feels like a ‘holy grail’ moment. Introducing: the nightly challenge – to get your kids to go to bed… and stay there. One of the most difficult nuts to crack,...

I believe in miracles: teaching to be tidy

A familiar site? As the saying goes: “Tidying up after children when they’re still growing, is like shovelling snow when it’s still snowing”. Now, we all know that as long as kids are living in your house, it’s more than likely to never...

Sorry needn’t be the hardest word

Giving apologies and forgiveness can be difficult at any age! We’ve all been there… making a mistake that we needed to apologise for, or being asked to forgive someone whom we felt had wronged us. Both situations can be tricky to deal with as an adult, so...

Sharing is caring

Children generally understand the concept of sharing at about age three It’s not uncommon for most children aged 4-7 put their own needs first, and can get upset when the needs of others get in the way. At times it can be difficult to watch as your little one...