Celebrating Putoniumsox’s 100th Post by joining in her challenge

A while ago I introduced my friend to blogging, and being the superwoman she is she ran with it and is beating me at my own game 🙂  She is now celebrating her 100th post with this centennial challenge: Here’s how it works. Take  (Natalie’s) 10 headings and change...

Pint sized paleontologists – Walking with Dinosaurs the 3D Movie books

 We are our children’s first, and perhaps most important, teacher.  However, if we get it right most of what teachers do is not actually ‘teaching’ as such, but ‘facilitating learning’.  How much of what you know now did you learn by a parent or teacher lecturing you, and how...

Is it worth buying ‘natural’ skin products for kids?

The sun has been kind enough to have visited our cloudy shores several times now, which has prompted the annual buying in of sunscreen.  I used to try to only use products labelled as ‘eco-friendly’, ‘organic’ and ‘natural’ products on the kids, but the claims and counterclaims on such...