family activities

Why You Should Draw A Map Of Your Life In Quarantine

Why You Should Draw A Map Of Your Life In Quarantine

Regardless of whether you live in a major city, a spacious suburb or a rural area, your day-to-day world has likely shrunk significantly thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic. Most people are no longer commuting to jobs, doing school drop-offs or meeting friends at their favourite bar or restaurant. Our lives…

How To Organise Your Own Pokémon Hunt

How To Organise Your Own Pokémon Hunt

You won’t be surprised to learn that, during this time of pandemic crisis, my son has disappeared into the Pokémon Sword game on the Nintendo Switch. But as we talked again and again about the creatures and battles, inspiration struck for a way to take his on-screen adventures offline—and the…

Let Your Kids Plan Family Activities 

Let Your Kids Plan Family Activities 

When your kids are out of school, things can feel a little haphazard. A lot of parents I know are racing to cram the April school break with Family Days Out. But the assumption that you, the mum or dad, are solely responsible for planning activities doesn’t really help anyone….