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Review: Toddler Cuddle Bed

Sleep is the holy grail in parenting circles. Having children who don’t sleep well, not only affects the child but can impact on their whole family. Whether it be children struggling to get to sleep, waking in the night or getting up too early- it can be incredibly […]

Why Children Need to Make Mistakes

One of the hardest things about being a parent, is letting your child make their own mistakes. It can seem counterintuitive to allow them to make a mistake- after all, we are hard wired to protect our offspring and keep them safe and happy. However, taking a step […]

How To Teach Children About Space

Space is an incredibly exciting topic to teach children. As a qualified science teacher I adore watching the awe and amazement on children’s faces when they learn about the vastness of space, the colours & sizes of the different planets and our missions to the moon and beyond. […]

Are Bedtime Routines That Important?

As part of my ‘Sleep Week‘ we are focusing on bedtime routines today on my blog. I’ve already admitted this week (see my post here) that I’m definitely not an expert at getting children to go to sleep or even stay asleep for that matter! But I am […]