During the week, I read an article that stated that India is implementing a homework ban and a call out for the weight of schoolbags to be no heavier than 10% of a child's body weight. It broke my heart when a few weeks ago while walking home from playschool with my daughter, a young… Continue reading Heavy schoolbags & homework bans – health before wealth?
When our daughter was in utero, my partner began to make a point of playing music more than ever, and maybe, people thought we were a bit mad! Studies have shown though, that babies can hear from inside the womb and can become adjusted to the familiar sounds. It was even suggested to me to… Continue reading Keeping the music alive for generations to come
How are you? Three words, one small and simple question. But why don't we say it more? What I'm going to talk about could be considered in anyone's life really, but I'm going to be talking from a parents perspective. As we are coming into the darker, more dreary months, it's got me thinking. When… Continue reading The importance of us – the parents