We find ourselves constantly reaching for our cell phones, computers, and television screens to entertain us while we stay indoors and limit our time outdoors and in public, so it is not surprising when children do the same by watching netflix/ sticking to their video games. A great alternative to reducing bad screen time while […]
Tired of putting your right hand in, then putting it out, then putting it back in and shaking it all about? As fun as it is, there’s only so many times you can do the Boogie Woogie. Give your children (and yourself) a refreshing break from their usual tunes by including some Hip Hop songs […]
She showered you with love, taught you right from wrong, and at times may have embarrassed you in front of your friends. Yes, we’re talking about Mummy dearest. Mother’s Day is around the corner and taking her out for lunch or dinner or a movie may not be a possibility this year for most of […]
Raise your hand if you thought Hip Hop was just another term for rap music? Now put that hand back down before someone gives you a high five. Let’s be honest – when we hear the words Hip Hop, we think of rappers with high energy and low baggy jeans delivering rhymes to a rhythmic […]
If we give it a chance, life will always find a way. Here are 4 instances of nature reclaiming and humans restoring land to its rightful prosperity The trees have been replaced by buildings, the sparrows don’t visit anymore, and the air isn’t nearly as pure as it once was. It is heartbreaking to see […]
The best part about an uptick in everyone’s screen time, including that of children’s, has been the quality of online learning and the variety of activities available: from live dance classes with an instructor on a different continent to cooking lessons with celebrities, everything is within easy reach. Instead of worrying about the adverse impact, […]
“Bonjour!” “Hello!” “Namaste!” If you can understand what each of these greetings means, chances are that you speak more than one language. However, did you know that simply knowing multiple languages can help your brain function better? Over the years, scientists have discovered that children who learn multiple languages gain several cognitive, social, and emotional […]
Dr. Seuss said it best “The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.” Reading to our children, and all the conversations it leads to, helps them make better sense of their world and their own lives. Reading sparks the imagination, builds curiosity, […]
Music and mathematics are two sides of the same coin. While it’s only in recent years that scientific studies have shown how music can help children understand and remember mathematical concepts better, this relationship between music and mathematics is one that has existed for centuries. So, let’s time travel back to Ancient Greece to understand […]
Play is the most positive avenue to assist children’s development, thus it’s time we gave playful learning its rightful place within the educational system As parents, we try to read all the right books, ask the right questions and do our research to make sure our children get everything they need to be healthy, happy […]
We have put together an approach that can make arriving at the right decision an enjoyable and fun affair for both you and your child.
Three fun and time-honored ways to strengthen the parent – child bond.
We need to redefine competition for our children, and instead emphasize cooperation and the value of failures.
Learning to dance at an early age can enrich your child’s life.
You don’t need to get on a plane to explore distant lands this year. Do it right at home with your children.
There are fun, creative ways for you to help your child improve their attention span on academic tasks that they find boring or unengaging.
Get them up and about by helping them make fun ‘How to’ videos and wacky podcasts and performances.
Pandemic has fundamentally altered the way we learn, work, and socialise today, leading to some of the largest educational and medicinal innovation experiments in the history of humankind. It has ushered in an entirely new way of being for all of us, bringing us face to face with unprecedented challenges, one of the more pressing ones […]
Why failure is not a setback but another trial in the process of “try, try, until you succeed” Did you know that before Walt Disney became a phenomenal success with not just Mickey Mouse, but also Disneyland, he faced huge failures? He lost his own creation, Oswald the Lucky Rabbit. He also faced bankruptcy. He […]