How to keep young children busy on long trips

How to keep young children busy on long trips, how to keep toddlers busy on long road trips

Holidays are a great time for families to unwind and relax. Unfortunately, in order to get to your destination you have to travel there – and that’s when the trouble can start. Whether you are travelling by car, plane, train, or spaceship – going on holiday with young children (especially toddlers & preschoolers) can be … Read More

We love books and so should your tots

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Why reading is vital for kids Time and time again studies have shown that reading for pleasure makes a huge difference to children’s early academic success. The Department of Education believes that reading for enjoyment is in fact more likely to determine whether a child does well at school than their social or economic background. … Read More

Our Pick of Best Spooky Reads for Tots

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Rather than instilling fear in them, spooky reads actually build emotional resiliency and encourage children to overcome the fears they already have. What’s more, they’re so thrilling and fun, that these stories can inject children with the love of books and reading. To help you find the right reads, we’ve asked our educational advistor, Lelia … Read More