If 2020 has left you feeling stuck and claustrophobic, it could be time to think about making a big change. This can be scary but exciting, and even if you don’t know what exactly you want to do, it can be a lot of fun to dream! Here are a couple of suggestions to get you thinking!
Infants and children need emotional, physical, and social interactions to develop and grow. Creating a warm, safe, and conducive environment that helps stimulate learning is necessary. Psychologists believe that creating a room that is ideal for learning while being a safe space is excellent for the intellectual and emotional stability of the child. Since the first five years of a child are crucial for future development, providing colours, shapes, and a child-friendly environment is necessary for proper functioning and organisation.
This year has been tough. The strict regulations following the Covid-19 pandemic have forced many of us into long weeks of solitude and isolation. When things were starting to feel a little bit normal again a second wave pushed the world into a second lockdown. Businesses have been struggling but they have also been very creative to keep the ball rolling. In this article we will talk a little bit about online dating and how you can still safely connect with people and keep sane during these turbulent times. Dress to impress, get a glass of wine – in my case – and lets make some new friends shall we?
Eco-friendly living solutions are getting more accessible and palpable than it used to be a few years ago. If we look back to only a couple of decades ago, we have definitely come a long way into finding more sustainable ways of living as a society. The new generations and the easy and fast access to the internet have been pushing us into being more aware of the necessity to protect the environment. In this article we will bring you a few ideas on how to make your house a more eco-friendly space in a few very simple steps.
Life is full of surprises and some of them can be quite stressful. Having moving house many times and also moving countries I had some amazing and some not very pleasant experiences. The excitement of the new beginnings can be incredibly fulfilling but also bring a lot of headaches if you don’t plan in advance. In this article we will talk about self storage options that can put your mind to rest when it comes to moving house.
What is Wax Vaporizer and what is it used for? If you’re looking for a great way to make high quality homemade vaporizer fluid, then this article will show you how to use wax vaporizer to make quality, organic, and tasty cannabis based e-liquid. Wax Vaporizer does not contain any tobacco, VG (vegetable glycerin), THC, or mineral oil.
The winter months can be a challenge in a lot of ways. The short days that lack sunlight are slightly depressing. Commuting during a snowstorm is also nerve wracking and stressful. And being inside a lot is boring.
Add to the fact that your skin usually suffers in the winter and you have a recipe for a long, long season to come. It’s dry and cold so your skin is usually irritated and sensitive which makes it hard to feel comfortable exactly when you need it most.
In this article, I will give you some winter skin care tips to keep you feeling good so you can tackle that season like it was nothing at all.
For many parents, there’s nowhere that the impact of the coronavirus pandemic has been felt more than in education. Students are suddenly stuck at home for part or all of the week, and parents are scrambling to help their children keep up and develop the skills they need.
STEAM skills (science, technology, engineering, arts and math) are now emphasized as particularly critical. But many parents aren’t sure where to start when teaching these skills, particularly if they don’t consider themselves STEAM-oriented.
However, STEAM is for everybody. It’s what holds our world together, from the wiring in a junction box to the architectural characteristics of a home. Whether you’ve been homeschooling from the get-go or you’re supplementing virtual learning, these easy, hands-on lesson plans will help your kids develop their STEAM skills in a way that anybody can understand and stay engaged with.
Whether you have been offered a lucrative job abroad, or just fancy a change for yourself and your family, you may be considering moving to another country. This could be even more tempting if you are swapping grey skies and cloudy weather for sunshine and long days at the beach. However, the process of moving can be particularly difficult for children, especially when it means moving to a new country entirely.
With that in mind, here are some things you can do to make moving country easier.
Guest post from Dave at YourCub.com Do you love to play with your children? I know I do. But many of the toys that my preschooler likes to play with will only keep me engaged for a few minutes. You’ll find that the more educational and creative the task or the toy, the longer we […]
We all need a little help keeping our kids busy during this stay-at-home period, and Bing has plenty to offer to help out families with this. As well as over 100 episodes available on iPlayer, Emmy award-winning and BAFTA nominated family favourite Bing offers pre-school children and families multiple ways to keep busy and entertained during this […]
Activity and images provided by WAHACA AT HOME Make your own Piñata Looking for the perfect way to stop your kids smashing up the house? Here’s our step by step guide to making your own Piñata. STEP 1: Assemble your equipment You’ll need flour water newspaper balloons string scissors glue paint tissue paper and lots of […]
Right now we are in unprecedented times, with households across the UK going into our second month of ‘lockdown’ due to the Corona Virus outbreak. This break from the norm can be quite stressful for children – we don’t know when this situation is going to end, when we will see our families and friends […]
In case you’re in need of extra inspiration to fill these days during the lock down, here’s a quick list from Muddy Puddles who have shared some simple ideas that will help make the most of this time… Muddy Puddles is offering NHS and other health service workers 40% off on top of their online […]
Playing with your child helps with their confidence, development and overall wellbeing. Many parents make the mistake of trying to take the control of how their child plays. However, you should let them experiment with unstructured play, which allows them to go at their own pace and usually revolves around their interests at that moment. […]
Entertaining children is one of the toughest tasks. In order to maintain their full attention, they have to be mentally and physically engaged, but the task can’t be too challenging from the get-go. Initiating entertainment and maintaining entertainment is a challenge, no doubt, but it can be done. In a time where instant gratification is […]