How to help your child learn a new language

You don’t have to be bilingual to help your child learn a second language; there are other ways you can demonstrate your support and assist with their learning without necessarily being skilled in that particular subject. It’s certainly wise not to dismiss your child’s language…

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7 Ways to Encourage your Kids to Love Science

It’s easy to get your child involved in art, craft and other creative fields, but it takes some effort to get them to enjoy science-oriented subjects. Be it for school, a future career or just to have a better understanding of how the world works,…

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Making Learning Fun: Kidloland App Review

I have written about technology and Little Man before – about how I am one of those mums that eventually easily gives in to the television/ phone/ kindle/ i-pad to keep my energetic son entertained. While I would like to believe otherwise, electronics are the…

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5 Simple Ways to Make Learning Fun

When Little Man was little(r), life was all about song and dance and games and laughter. The focus was on developing his sensory and physical abilities, then his speech, emotions, independence. Now that he’s almost three-and-a-half, and has mastered the above essentials, I am focussing on teaching…

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Why ‘Bad Moms’ made me feel good

Bad Moms – the chick-mom flick starring Mila Kunis as an over-tired, over-worked, over-stressed mom – was on my 'must watch' movie list since I first saw the trailer. Of course, movies in theatres post Little Man are as frequent as leap years, but being…

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