Trying to get validation

Mind of a Child – My kids, as I expect many others, see holidays as an excuse to let school work take a back seat…

Rude words

Mind of a child – Should you teach children rude words? Check out my dilemma…

Publicity talk

Mind of a child – My son is really excited because he has a publicity talk at school…

School reading challenge

Mind of a child – My son didn’t want to do his reading homework so he tried to sweet-talk me…

Kids excuses!

My kids have the funniest excuses for getting out of chores…

Career path

It’s hard to advise your children about career paths, especially when they don’t listen to you…!

Where babies come from

Don’t you just hate awkward questions?! Those questions kids will ask, where you know the answer but don’t know how to answer.

Through a child’s eye

Everybody see’s the world differently. But children, their view of the world can be completely independent to themselves…

To be a superhero

Kids say the funniest things – My family and I love watching superhero movies. One day I asked my children which superhero they would chose to be and why…

Tricky Obvious Details.

Children grow up gaining obvious knowledge about life. But when they start thinking about these details, that’s when things become tricky…

Cinema trips

Cinema trips are great fun. But they can be intimidating for young minds. Especially for children with great imaginations…

Top Marks!

End of term school exams are here. Some children fly through them, some really struggle. Then there’s the children who… well lets just say – they’re completely oblivious…

Explaining Relationships

It’s so difficult teaching a child about relationships. It’s even harder when our actions confuse them further…

My Clever Son

My 9 year old is such a clever lad who comes up with some great solutions to better the world….

Arranged marriage

My 12 year old son had to debate on ‘arranged marriage’ at school.
Continue reading to find out his thoughts

When I grow up

My 9 year old son is forever changing his mind about what he wants to be when he grows up.

Harry who?

All kids love Happy Potter and all I wanted was some peace and quiet.

The spy next door

My kids are huge Jackie Chan fans so I thought we’d watch one of his films…