Help! I’m not an expert

Help!  I’m not an expert

Do I have to be an expert in order to help my child’s brain development? When you hear talk about brain growth and activities that will help your child’s brain development, it might sound quite technical and off-putting. Thoughts of ‘does this mean I need to do a course on child brain development’ and ‘this all sounds a bit too complicated and not for me’ may run through your mind and make you want to run a mile! You are already up to your eyes in just looking after your child – how on earth are you expected to cram in anymore? The simple truth is that as a caring parent you are probably already doing far more than you realise to encourage your child’s brain to grow and develop!…

5 things no one told you about your new born and learning

5 things no one told you about your new born and learning

Most of us imagine that a newborn baby is mainly concerned with sleeping and feeding – and this is true. But, their brains are ready for learning and are primed for extraordinary growth over the next three years. Here are a few things you may not have considered about your new baby……

Why are The First 1000 Days So Important?

Why are The First 1000 Days So Important?

You may have heard the expression, ‘The First 1000 Days’. When is this measured from?  Does it mean from birth onwards, or from conception?  Or does it just mean the length of time since you actually got a full night’s sleep?!! Actually, the first 1000 days refers to the period from the moment of conception, until your child’s second birthday…