We naturally encourage our children to practice their English skills outside of school; they read, write and talk all the time, sometimes even too much! They all have a grounding in science and technology as well, largely thanks to the internet and the smartphone revolution. The one life skill that all kids need that we … Read more Four Fun Ways to Get Your Kids Interested in Maths
Whether we’re at home or in a hotel room, we all need a good night sleep. I know I always get my energy back after a refreshing rest! But there are a few factors which contribute to a relaxant slumber, and one of them is the mattress underneath us. Lucky for us, the modern mattress … Read more Are Foam Mattresses Healthy To Sleep On?
Teenagers go to high school, graduate, and move on to college. That is the traditional route and one that millions of kids follow on a yearly basis. A gap year just seems like a waste of twelve months while your son or daughter frolics in a foreign country. Ask a parent what they think and … Read more The Gap Year Dilemma: Why Parents Should Get On Board
Co-sleeping is when parents sleep in close proximity to their baby, often in the same bed. The debate surrounding co-sleeping is a sensitive one, with many believing that co-sleeping is unsafe. However, both arguments – for and against – make valid points regarding the physical and emotional wellbeing of baby and parents. Here, we unpick … Read more Why You Should Never Co-Sleep
When you are pregnant, there are many things that you know you have to avoid – like illicit drugs and alcohol. But there are some things that you can still get a prescription for – which you may or may not need to take – which might be a category “C” drug. A category “C” … Read more If You Take Antidepressants During Pregnancy And Your Baby Is Born With A Birth Defect, Who Is To Blame?
There are many reasons why people decide to relocate. Changing careers, family ties and financial stability are just some of the common factors of why moving is the best option. Although finding a new spot to live in can be an exciting time, there is also a large amount of stress that can come with … Read more The Pros and Cons of Relocating
Do you ever feel like you can’t make it through an entire day without napping? Sometimes you just want to go home and curl up on your side sleeper mattress. Life doesn’t often give us time to slow down even when we are most tired. One of the worst feelings is feeling as if you … Read more How to Maintain Productivity Levels and Avoid an Afternoon Crash
Between raising a family and full-time employment, or maintaining relationships alongside a busy lifestyle, finding time to indulge in your passions can fall by the wayside. Whether you delight in gardening, fixate on origami, being creative with adult coloring, revitalize through spa breaks or rejuvenate through long cycle rides, there should be no reason that modern … Read more How to Indulge More in Your Hobbies
Whether you’re visiting the beach as a family, with friends or alone, you will be spoilt for fun activities to try and fall in love with. To make the most of your spare time, check out the following six fun activities everyone should enjoy at the beach. Play a Watersport Why sunbathe all day long … Read more 6 Fun Activities Everyone Should Enjoy at the Beach
If you have always wanted to see more of the world but are fed up of paying inflated prices for taking trips during school vacation times, one possible answer is to take your children out of school altogether and travel the world with them, educating them as you go. It’s an increasingly popular phenomenon known … Read more How to Homeschool Your Kids While Traveling