The Witching Hour

The Witching Hour

The Witching Hour Surviving the Witching Hour   Wryly referred to as “the witching hour”, early evening can be the most exhausting and frustrating daily timeslot for busy mums. Older children arrive home from after school activities, hungry and bursting to tell the...
Read With Your Children

Read With Your Children

Put Family Time on Your Calendar and Read with your Child! As a former teacher with a degree in Early Childhood Education,  I know the importance of reading to children.  I recently read that less than 40% of parents read to their children on a daily basis.  Before I...
Improving Teacher and Parent Communications

Improving Teacher and Parent Communications

Improved Parent and Teacher Relations It is beneficial to your child if you have a great relationship with their teacher.  It can increase your child’s success in school.  Establishing open lines of communication is one of the many ways to achieve this goal.  ...