The new school – feeling tired
Sep27

The new school – feeling tired

It’s pretty much the thing you hear parents say more than anything: ‘He’s really tired… ‘ ‘She’s just SO TIRED’. It might be true or it might just be an excuse for a bad behaviour, but how often do you hear it? How often have you said it? Kids are tired after nursery. Tired after playgroup. Tired after school. My kids? NEVER TIRED. They have always gone to bed late. They were all in...

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The new bedtime routine
Feb01

The new bedtime routine

Ever since we moved into our house two years ago, my daughter has struggled to get to sleep. Until the age of 6 or 7, she would fall asleep as soon as her head hit the pillow, but those days are sadly long gone! She misses the noise of our old bungalow and likes to know there are people around when she goes to bed. (She is often the only person upstairs when she does.) She struggles to fall asleep, then she worries that she’s...

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