Category Archives: Learning

Top tips for starting the new year with a positive mindset

17/01/2019 | Articles, Child Health, Learning, Room to Grow | by Jane Thomas

At this time of year, it’s easy to fall into the trap of big resolutions and goals that are really not attainable alongside working, raising a family and general life. If anything, setting yourself the goal to do sunrise yoga every day will just leave you disappointed when you can’t because your child has woken […]

What to do with your old mattress

10/01/2019 | Default, Learning, Room to Grow | by Jane Thomas

In total, we spend one third of our lives on our trusty mattress, so when it begins to become tired and unsupportive a replacement is essential. Often, spotting the signs of wear and tear can be difficult, but it is recommended a brand-new mattress should be purchased every eight years. However, the majority of mattresses […]

Ultimate Guide to Children’s Beds

12/10/2018 | Articles, Education, Learning, Room to Grow, Safety | by Clare Stubbs

We understand that the world of children’s beds can be a complicated one, from bunk beds to cabin beds, high sleeper to day beds….how do you know which you need, and which one is right for your child?  For this very reason we’ve created an ultimate bed ‘Whose Who’ guide, to help you understand the […]

How Does Bedroom Temperature Affect Your Child’s Sleep

30/09/2018 | Articles, Babies, Bedtime, Child Health, Learning, Room to Grow | by Jane Thomas

Trying to get your child to sleep through the night is a challenge – have they eaten enough? Are they overtired? Is snuggly bunny in bed with them? The delicate balance to get them to drift off happily into dream land can be a struggle. However, another factor that you have to include in your […]

26th September European Day of Languages: 5 Reasons Why Children Should Learn a Foreign Language

26/09/2018 | Articles, Education, Holiday, Learning, Room to Grow | by Jane Thomas

  We all know that delicious feeling of taking a trip abroad and being able to ask for things in a different language – but did you know that language learning can also boost your brain power and make you better at music? Language learning has a whole range of benefits besides simple communication, especially […]

Back to School : A teenage account

03/09/2018 | Articles, Learning, Room to Grow | by Jane Thomas

Hi there, my name is Hazel and I’m what you call a teenager. That’s right, I’m a bundle of hormones and angst in a weird, almost adult like package and I’m going to be writing about my personal experiences, so hopefully, you’ll be able to finally see inside the mind of a teenager. Be prepared, […]

20th March World Story Telling Day: Top 10 Most Popular Children’s Stories

20/03/2018 | Articles, Books, Education, Learning, Room to Grow | by Jane Thomas

Happy World Story Telling Day! No, we’re not telling stories, it really is the day for celebrating all things imagination and creativity. To celebrate this lovely day, we’re doing a rundown of the top 10 best ever children’s stories.   Where the Wild Things Are – Beautifully quirky illustrations plus a tale that teaches little […]

11th February Make a Friend Day: Top Tips to Help Make your Kids More Sociable

11/02/2018 | Articles, Education, Learning, Room to Grow | by Jane Thomas

  At some point in our lives most of us have felt shy or uncomfortable in a social situation but shyness or social anxiety can be crippling for little ones in their formative years. Learning how to be sociable, how to share, how to make friends, and especially how to get along with difficult people […]

How To Create a Safe Learning Environment for Children

05/02/2018 | Articles, Child Health, Education, Learning, Room to Grow | by Jane Thomas

With school back in full swing, many of us are still getting to grips with setting up a happy and healthy homework routine for our little ones. Even if you don’t have children of school age, setting up a safe learning environment at home is still really important to support little minds that are learning […]

Anti-Bullying Week: 3 Top Tips to Beat the Bullies

13/11/2017 | Articles, Child Health, Health, Learning, Room to Grow, Safety | by Jane Thomas

Starting from November 13th, Anti-Bullying Week is a special week dedicated to raising awareness of bullying and helping parents and children learn useful ways to prevent bullying throughout the rest of the year. The theme of this year’s campaign is, ‘All Different, All Equal” and is all about celebrating the things that make us unique. […]

Blog archive

Social

Shop by Brand

Stompa Radius by Stompa RTG Life B-bag Stompa Next Generation - Rondo RTG Play Parisot Flexa MadPax Stompa UNO S Snuggle Sac Mode Ollie & Leila Jubilee Scallywag Flair Kiddiewinkles Flexa Nordic Bianca Catherine Lansfield Stompa Next Generation - Casa Stompa Uno Stompa Classic Kids Kids Avenue RTG Solitaire Hippychick Tidy Books