Don’t Say Sorry

Don’t Say Sorry

Before a child can apologise, and mean it, they must realise they’ve done something wrong – a concept pre-schoolers don’t generally grasp because they have a very underdeveloped theory of mind. The presumption that others have a mind is termed a ‘theory of...
Flying with Young Children

Flying with Young Children

Flying with young children, especially long-distance, is never going to be easy. By planning ahead, you raise the odds of a smooth journey for you and your children. Your fellow travellers will thank you for it too! Before the Flight If there’s a choice, try to choose...
Getting Messy is Essential

Getting Messy is Essential

Am I being a bad parent if I let my child eat snails? Possibly 🙂 But what about letting your children get soaked in the rain, covered in mud (or slime, or grass, or sand, or thistles, or paint) or tattooed with marker pens? Toddlers explore with all their senses...