How long will we be there Mummy?

[18 mths+] Don’t forget to explain to your children what will be happening over the next few days and weeks!!!!! You might use a few strategies below: – get out a calendar (or just draw boxes for each day) and draw what is happening each day – there...

Winding down to the end of the year…

Hi everyone! As you can see I am winding down for Christmas time. Some of my I Raise My Kids energy has been going towards plenty of Christmas fun for the boys (if I put this much effort into every month of the year, life would probably be quite spectactular!)…...
The great toy list : 2 years+

The great toy list : 2 years+

Are you stuck for decent Christmas (or even birthday) present ideas?  By two years, you’ll be looking at a variety of toys and especially those involving pretend play.  Take a look at Language Means Play and Understanding pretend play to learn more about how...
The great toy list : 12 months+

The great toy list : 12 months+

Are you stuck for decent Christmas (or even birthday) present ideas?  By 12 months, you’ll be more than likely looking for new toys and ways to keep your little one entertained, but also extend their skills.  So take a look at these ideas and see if there is any...