Inexpensive and free activity ideas to keep children entertained.
Children cost a lot to entertain sometimes, so why not check out these simple and enjoyable family ideas which won’t cost you a fortune.
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Writing is an important part of your child’s life. So how do you make sure you child wants to do it?
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So, you’re about to homeschool your child. Where do you start?!
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With so many toys on the market, how do we know what gift to choose?
Sharing can be a difficult skill for children to learn. So how can we encourage kids to share?
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Want your child to start learning to recognising numbers? Well, it can be as easy as 1, 2, 3 with these top tips.
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Patience is a virtue… that many children don’t have! So how can we support children to be patient?
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These fun counting activity ideas will have your child counting quicker than you can say, 1, 2, 3!
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Top tips to help you make sure the talk you have with your child is really supporting you to form a strong and close relationship.
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There are SO MANY benefits for a child who reads for pleasure. So how can we ensure children actually WANT to read?
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Boredom can be frustrating for parents. But it can actually be really good for children’s development – and here’s why.
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These simple parenting habits can really help you raise happy, resilient and confident kids.
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Wouldn’t it be nice if we could allow our child the freedom they deserve, without giving up our sense of boundaries? What if I told you that it IS possible?!
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Children seem to know EXACTLY how to push our buttons. So how do you keep your reactions calm and collected in the heat of the moment?
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Food rejected for what feels like the 500th time – sound familiar? If so, read on to find out some helpful tips to encourage your child to eat.
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Ah, parenting. Just when you thought it couldn’t get any more complex, you realise your other half sees things differently.
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Before we become parents, we all imagine what our child will be like. But what happens when the reality of child rearing turns out to be a nightmare?
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Whinging is one of the most frustrating parts of parenting – the sound is enough to make us want to cry. But what is the best way to deal with it?
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When our children enter the job market, creativity is going to be a key consideration. So how do we ensure children become (and remain) creative?
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Your guide to encouraging your child to become an active and motivated learner.
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When your child is due to start school soon, it can be quite daunting for parents. Read on for some tips on what your child’s teacher would really like you to know.
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