We all know the moment – we see a child having a tantrum at the shops, a restaurant, the park, or (God forbid) on an aeroplane. No doubt, having seen it, we’ve passed our judgement and thought “oh no!” If … Read More
I have a confession to make. When my kids were younger, I relied on DVDs to the extent that I joked that my sanity was sponsored by Pixar. Lately my kids have disappeared with the iPad to watch and play … Read More
Understanding the disinterested reader
I recall with fond memories time spent as a child listening to my mother read from her favourite childhood books – The Far Away Tree series. Each night before bed, my Mum would come into the … Read More
The team at Annie’s Centre would like to wish everyone a very Happy Christmas. May your holiday season be full of peace and joy. Please note that the centre is closed over the holiday period. It re-opens on Monday 12th … Read More
Annie’s Centre is being nominated for an award with Kids in the East magazine and website under the “Best Family Customer Service Experience” category. As the name suggests, Kids in the East, is a magazine and website catering to parents … Read More
We all want “the best” for our children. From their birth, we hold firm to beliefs and promises that it is our job to provide our children with “the best”. But “the best” in what way?
A common interpretation seems … Read More