Keeping the Kids Busy: Keep Your Kids Reading During the Holidays

With no homework and no school reading books to practice over the summer, how do you keep your children interested in reading, and make sure they keep practicing their reading skills without it being a chore? Head to the library Your local library is well-worth investigating at any time of year, but particularly in the… Continue reading Keeping the Kids Busy: Keep Your Kids Reading During the Holidays

Coping With End of Term Emotions: The End of Term Through the Eyes of an Autistic 9 Year-Old

Today is the last day of school for the boy and he is sad. He's been finding it hard to get to sleep for the past few weeks and when I ask him what's bothering him it's always the same. It's nearly the end of term and he doesn't want it to end. He will… Continue reading Coping With End of Term Emotions: The End of Term Through the Eyes of an Autistic 9 Year-Old

Keeping the Kids Busy – Kids art set giveaway

Schools out for summer! Are you over the moon to have more time to spend with your children and do fun stuff together or totally daunted by the prospect of keeping them busy for 6 weeks? I suspect I have my foot half in each camp! I love my kids to bits but 6 weeks… Continue reading Keeping the Kids Busy – Kids art set giveaway

My Summer Comping Challenge: How Did I Get On?

A few months ago I set myself the challenge of filling a box with prize goodies to keeping my kids busy in the Summer Holidays. If you missed the post, you can read about the full details of the challenge here. So how did I get on? As of the start of the school holidays,… Continue reading My Summer Comping Challenge: How Did I Get On?