How to encourage children to join in household jobs and activities

Posted under Jobs and chores

2Apr

The easiest way for us to gain precious time for our own creative adventures is to help our children become independent of us for their play and entertainment. Sound easier said than done?   I might be a little controversial here and suggest that our task as parents is NOT to play with, or entertain our children.  I would suggest…

How to encourage children to join in with Dad

Posted under Jobs and chores

23Nov

I am so happy to have married my creative-partner-in-consultation. I was going to say, partner-in-crime but this really doesn’t seem right Chris has a natural ability to find creative ways to support children in their play and work. I saw this in our early days of courtship when he was with his nephews and Henrietta and I see it daily…