6 ways to support children’s social and emotional development

Collaborative post Many parents don’t realise that social and emotional growth plays an important role in preparing children to succeed inside and outside the walls of a classroom. It helps them form positive relationships with their family, peers, and other people. Developing a child’s social and emotional skills also enhances the way they express their thoughts and feelings while also contributing to the development of  compassion and empathy.  As a parent, it’s crucial to find effective approaches to support your child’s social and emotional development. This may mean encouraging your child to express themselves and

Birth Complications Expecting Mothers Should be Aware of

Collaborative post The day you give birth should be the happiest day of your life as you bring your child into the world ready to love and raise as your own. However, things don’t always go to plan and some complications can arise before, during and after childbirth. 

5 Effective Ways to Nurture Creativity in Your Teen

Creativity is a value that’s priceless in today’s modern world. In a global society that prioritizes innovation and adaptability, creativity is what drives these forward. It’s no longer just the painters, musicians, and writers of the world who rely on their creative thinking skills. Engineers, healthcare professionals, and even policymakers do so as well.

Maternity and safety at home: Key things to look out for

Collaborative post Becoming a parent is an incredible experience. Looking into the eyes of your precious baby is a feeling like no other. But having a baby around the house can make you realise how many hazards there are. Keeping your kids safe is paramount so here are some tips to help you achieve that. 

Finding The Right Childcare With Childcare.co.uk

AD | Paid collaboration Even before Erin was born we knew that she would be an only child. Factors such as a really hard pregnancy, an even harder birth and family circumstances have meant that we haven’t wanted any more children. Being an only child can be quite a hard thing as young children crave companionship, friendship and fun with others their own age. I found that as soon as baby classes such as Baby Sensory and Baby Yoga finished at around age 1 Erin wasn’t getting this anymore. It was time to look for

Planning To Have a Baby? 7 Important Things You Should Discuss with Your Partner

AD | Collaborative post Are you and your partner talking about having kids? This is one of the most significant decisions in your life and relationship. In addition to far more responsibility, a child is also going to change your relationship with each other.  While there is no book out there that can fully prepare you for parenthood, discussing a few things with your partner can help you lay the foundation.  In this post, we’re summarizing a few things you and your partner should talk about before having a child. Take a look. Are you

The Benefits of Journaling for Children

AD | Collaborative post Journaling is something a lot of us do even as adults. To show your child how they can manage their emotions, their expectations and their understanding of the world, you should push them to write regularly in their journal. Having a diary for your child to write in regularly will give your child a range of benefits that will help their own personal development and increase their English language knowledge and skills.

Returning to work after becoming a parent

AD | Collaborative post Before we become parents something we might not consider is that our current career just won’t work for us any more. It’s so hard to prepare for the reality of a first child and what that will mean for you, your family and your finances. If you find yourself needing a change when you decide to go back to when then consider these career options.