Archives for April 2020

Summer Tips for Gardening with Kids

Image Source Kids can benefit from gardening as much as adults. It’s a great way to get some perspective and learn about the miracle of nature. Gardening is also a wonderfully sensory activity so very stimulating for all children, and particularly beneficial for those with sensory impairment. With all the summer sights and smells, what better time of year to get back outside? Discover together … [Read more...]

Staying Safe When Exercising

Exercising on a regular basis had a wide range of benefits including social health, emotional and physical. However exercising involves more than just jumping up and getting on with it, it’s important to make sure you are exercising safely in order to keep injury-free and healthy. If it’s painless and safe you’re definitely much more likely to stick to it. Keeping safe is down to understanding … [Read more...]

How To Talk To Kids About Cancer

Image Credit In the US, 1 in 2 women and 1 in 3 men will get cancer during their lifetime, making it very likely that at some stage or another, our children will come across a cancer diagnosis in someone they know. As parents, it is our job to protect and to educate our children about the world they are growing up in, and so it is important that at some stage we teach them about this … [Read more...]