A friend of mine who lives in the UK, has twin daughters aged 10. She came up with a brilliantly creative idea to help the girls identify the positives of being at home in lockdown. This was also an opportunity to explore and discuss casually about how the girls are feeling about it all. She asked them to write 5 negatives and 5 positives of the lockdown. After which they shared and discussed their feelings and thoughts and then put a positive spin on it and created signs for themselves to put around the house.[Read more…] about Creative Way For Children To Share Their Feelings While Being Stuck At Home
Online – virtual – internet – platforms – linking – broadband – connecting….. all these terms can bring about palpitations and dizziness.
It is all very overwhelming, especially for me who only recently on the 27th March 2020 (day 1 of Lockdown for SA), got connected with some social media platform called Facebook.
It took a crisis for me to get connected!!!
This is the time of social distancing with no contact with the regular people you are used to seeing, talking to and shaking hands or giving hugs to.[Read more…] about Successful Online Consultation
Chores are an important part of the structure that acts as the security children crave. Add these chores to the daily routine:[Read more…] about Chore list for Lockdown
When we’re confined to our homes (both big and small) it becomes increasingly important as time goes by, to keep active and healthy.
This is a list of suggestions for activities to keep you and your family busy throughout lockdown, providing entertainment and keeping you all active.[Read more…] about Activity list for Lockdown
I know, I know…. this CoronaVirus (COVID-19) has made us all Corona crazy.
Schools have been told to shut down and a lot of companies are making their staff work from home.
But after a week at home with the kids, they will most likely be bored, frustrated, start fighting with each other and with you… and you may long for the sanctity of your workplace – but that’s not gonna happen. So let’s get through this together.[Read more…] about Life as a family in isolation