Monthly Archive: February 2016

Favourite things (5 of 5) – Creating something !

Creating together create strong memories and bonds between individuals.Its not just about the end product but more about the process involved, the sense of ownership that everyone shares can be extremely powerful. In my household, we create, only because we love to interact. Baking with my 6 year old is one of my most enjoyable […]

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Que Sera Sera 

  A few days back, my school mum friends and I got together for an event and got talking about our children’s future in terms of education and possible career paths. We all want the best for our children and that means different things for each family. We all want our children to be happy […]

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Favourite things (4 of 5) – Music

Almost every household I know, enjoy music, thoroughly! I am not talking about kids pretending to be rock starts and putting on a performance here, that would belong to the pretend play category 🙂 Dance like no one is watching Sing along like the artists got the lyrics wrong, not you! Be the resident DJ […]

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Are you listening too much?

We all have (and need at least ) one or more person in our lives we go and ‘vent to’ on a regular basis. They can be our partner, friend, co-worker, sibling etc etc. These support people in our life help us maintain our sanity on some level and prevent us from bottling up. As […]

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Favourite things (3 of 5) – Housework!!

In any functioning household, the sink or the laundry baskets are never empty! Or never empty for more than a few minutes if that.. I am a strong believer of starting good habits early on, so they strengthen as the children grow into teenagers and young adults. One of my (maybe not the children’s, and […]

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Favourite Things (2 of 5) – Pretend Play

Role playing or pretend play is another one of our favourite activities to undertake as a family. It is quite entertaining actually, for me to watch them turn into someone or something else. It takes a decent amount of creativity for them to come up with a scene they want to create – may it […]

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Favourite Things (1 of 5) – Floor Time

When we decide to do floor time, that is exactly what we do, spend time, on the floor, with each other. This is when my children (in turn) decide what it is that they would like to do with me. The flavour of the month (or rather this year so far) has been reading, so […]

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