Doing creative activities with your child
Wellness

My Own Two Hands – the Creative Connection

I am the first to admit that my “mom enthusiasm” to spontaneously plunge into a creative activity with my children, is often hindered by the thought of the mess. Rather than thinking about the quality […]

Mother and child reading
Education

How to teach your child to love reading

According to research carried out by the Progress in International Reading Literacy Study, between 2011 and 2016, 58% percent of grade 4 children in South Africa cannot read for meaning and 29% are completely illiterate. […]

The fundamentals of discipline
Wellness

The fundamentals of discipline

As a parent it is always difficult to teach your child how to behave – as well as how not to behave. This is where the fundamentals of discipline come in. Discipline, if applied correctly, […]

Sensory play with your child
Education

The benefits of sensory play for your child

From birth to early childhood, children use their five senses to make sense of the world around them. According to childhood development experts, providing opportunities for your child to use their senses and explore through […]