How to teach your child to be …

How to teach your child to be assertive Does the thought of having an assertive child make you tremble a little. It really shouldn’t. An…

How to use open questions to encourage …

What are open questions? Open questions are powerful. Open questions are hugely powerful. Open questions are questions phrased in a general way so the child…

Why we should never shame children (the …

Many many moons ago when I was at school I had a cookery teacher who did not like the fact I was vegetarian. ‘Just cook…

7 tips to make Homework easier for everyone!

Don’t you wish you knew how to make homework easier for everyone ? Many kids struggle with homework for lots of reasons. No matter what…

5 ways to support a child with ASD …

5 ways to support an child with ASD in the school holidays Children with an ASD do not always find change easy and although we…

Gratitude journals for children

It sounds a very grown up thing to do doesn’t it – to keep it a gratitude journal. I first heard about them many years…

Encouraging children to embrace a challenge

I don’t believe in constant strive, strive, strive and that exhausting sense of always trying to achieve more. It an be exhausting and it can…