What does hitting children actually teach them?

What does hitting children actually teach them?

Spanking is a tool that has been used for generations. Even if in some countries it is now illegal, hitting is still used worldwide with the hope of teaching children ‘a lesson’ of safety, obedience, good-manners, auto control and so on. But what do children 

4 easy steps towards toy minimalism – teaching kids and decluttering with them

4 easy steps towards toy minimalism – teaching kids and decluttering with them

When it comes to personal stuff, we can easily find ways to declutter and be more minimalist. But when it comes to kids and toys, things can get a bit complicated as we are not the only ones in charge of what enters the house 

How to teach kids about recycling

How to teach kids about recycling

Our Earth needs us to recycle. From old homework assignments to broken toys or old car batteries, our planet needs us to take care of the waste. And this is a message that our children also need to learn. We want to leave behind the 

Toy minimalism – 10 ways in which it might benefit your kids

Toy minimalism – 10 ways in which it might benefit your kids

Having two kids of different genders, I certainly know how difficult and tricky it can be to keep toys to a minimum without feeling like you are a bad parent, ruining their childhood. Toys minimalism might make you feel as if you are depriving your 

How to naturally be calm when your child is whining

How to naturally be calm when your child is whining

Absolutely every parent finds out, sooner or later, what whining is, and not because they suddenly remember themselves whining as kids. It may seem like children are experts at whining, as they can do this often and for minutes on end. Whining is important communication, 

Sleeping like a bear

Sleeping like a bear

“Kids fighting sleep” is a very common search on the internet, parents all over the world are facing this issue. My son makes no exception, he as well is fighting sleep most of the nights, bedtime always comes too early for him and the day 

How to get your kid ready to start school

How to get your kid ready to start school

This is the big year for us, it’s the year my son starts school. I started school when I was 7, he starts it at 4. I find it quite challenging to say the least, to start school so young even though it’s just Reception