There’s no such thing as bad weather, only bad clothes! And with COVID-19 restrictions lifting, we’re able to get back outdoors and play! Get dressed in your winter woollies, grab your family and friends and get outside with these 24 fun activities for the wet and windy weather. Continue reading “24 Things to do Outdoors in Winter”
By: Dr Justin Coulson
Dear Dr Justin
My kids are in a lot of after-school activities. They swim and play a musical instrument each. Two of them do drama, and all three are in Saturday sport. My husband and I are arguing about how much is too much. It’s impacting on our time together as a family, and our budget. But the kids are tired and don’t seem to love much of what they’re doing even though they’ve chosen it. I want them to do less. My husband wants them to keep going and also wants to add maths tutoring. Is there any research to tell us what is right and wrong? When I was a kid, I played netball. That was it. I’d love some advice. My kids are 5, 7, and 10.
Exhausted. Continue reading “Are We Over-scheduling Our Kids?”
Secret codes, DIY periscopes, inkless fingerprints and laser mazes! 4 awesome spy activities to make a day out of – perfect for rainy days in, weekends, birthday parties, school holidays or even as ideas for teachers! Continue reading “4 Spy Games for the Kids”