Leaving lockdown

Leaving lockdown

I’ve been thinking a lot about the emotions that are whirling around all of us as lockdown begins to ease and we slowly but surely begin to venture out of the safety of our homes and into classes and I promise I’m not going to go on and on about Covid...
Sing Love Me

Sing Love Me

Keen eyed readers may realise that this is not a new blog post it is one I wrote for my award winning business Jellybeans Music – I used to blog regularly when my boys were young then stopped as they objected to being identifiable.  But, this was one of the most...
Baby Massage and Sleep

Baby Massage and Sleep

I can pretty much guarantee that the number one topic for any group of new parents is how much does your baby sleep!   No one can really explain to an expectant parent just what sleep deprivation feels like in those early weeks/months, the sheer exhaustion of rarely...
Loving the Lullabies

Loving the Lullabies

Ever since time began we, as a species, have been rocking our little ones gently each and every night.  Indeed it is arrogant of us, as 21st Century parents to assume it is us who have ‘invented’ the lullaby.  Cast your mind back, what song did your parents or...

Do you know how your little bean learns?

Does this sound familiar? Is there any point coming as my child just won’t sit still? or Is there any point continuing as my child doesn’t join in, just stares at you? Yep, I get asked this so often and my answer never, ever changes, it will always be a big, loud YES...