Inappropriate
May18

Inappropriate

Recently I have noticed some inappropriate behaviour creeping into my house. I suppose I might have to call it ‘sexualised’, although I hate to link that word with my kids. It’s hard to know how to react to this sort of thing. Do I make a big deal out of it and ban them from ever saying those words/ behaving in that way again? Or do I just completely ignore it? Do I have a calm conversation with them about it? Well,...

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TV talent
Mar19

TV talent

My girl likes nothing better than a good TV talent show. Or even a bad TV talent show. As a family we watch XFactor and Britain’s Got Talent. It’s not exactly a relaxing experience. The kids get over-excited and dance in front of the TV or start singing, drowning out the superior vocal efforts of the contestants. There’s a lot of shouting – a lot of ‘Sit down!’ ‘Move out of the way!’...

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