Another school holidays have come to an end. How was yours? Busy? School holidays for this generation of kids are a very busy time. Whether it be pre-planned family holidays or scheduled outings and commitments, it seems each day is filled to the brim with activity. The need and the pressure to keep the kids “entertained” is high. Think back to your own childhood. What were your school holidays like? I remember a few weeks of just hanging around. We relaxed, played with our few toys, our siblings and our friends. We read books, went on walks, off on our … Read More
We love outdoor play and all it’s benefits. Here are some of our favourite outdoor play quotes. “Kids don’t remember their best day of TV”. When you look back on your childhood, sitting and playing your video game or watching television certainly isn’t what you reminisce about. It’s all the fun and adventure you had! “Children learn as they play. Most importantly, in play children learn how to learn.” They learn so many things that they don’t even realise they are learning like problem solving and social skills. “Play is the highest form of … Read More
Winter is here, and that means one thing: a three-month snot fest.I’m sorry to be gross, but it’s true. Every school drop-off and pick-up is fraught with danger. Tiny noses ooze everywhere. Hundreds of tiny hands that have wiped said tiny oozing noses come perilously close to touching me and
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