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7 Foods That Help Prevent Toddler Tantrums

A bag of Revels for breakfast and you’d probably be crashing by 9am. So don’t overlook the impact your child’s diet can have on his behaviour. If he’s regularly flinging himself on the floor, his meals could need a makeover If you’re clued up on which foods have a positive effect on your child, it will be easier to keep him relaxed and focused. ‘As adults, we know it’s important to eat regularly to maintain …

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Battling Infant Mortality

The joy of giving birth is usually accompanied by a sense of wonder while watching a tiny, fragile creature take those first breaths. Luckily, for most new mothers, skilled medical attendants are on hand to make sure that all goes well during and just after delivery. The first 28 days of life — the “neonatal period” — are the riskiest in a child’s life: Almost 3 million babies die within the first month of life …

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How can pets be benefit for kids

Having a pet is usually a rite of childhood. Whether it is a hermit crab or gold fish, a dog, cat or horse, children enjoy the companionship offered by animals. Did you know, however, that not only can pets be a source of warm, fuzzy entertainment, but they can offer several developmental benefits to children as well? A child’s physical, social, emotional and cognitive development can all be encouraged by interaction with the family pet. …

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Help Your Child Prepare for Back to School

When summer winds down, it’s time to get ready for a new school year. Buying notebooks and scoping out sales is the easy part. There are less tangible things you can do as well. Here are ways you can help your child — and yourself — get ready to go back to school. 1. Re-Establish School Routines Use the last few weeks of summer to get into a school-day rhythm. “Have your child practice getting …

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Discover Children’s Story Centre

Discover’s aim is to fill children and adults with wonder. The centre also wants to stimulate their curiosity and creativity in a magical environment. The centre offers many programmes such as schools workshops, family art activities ands a literature programme led by children’s writers and illustrators. The Studio is a space where commissioned artists are asked to create installations and exhibitions. Discover is a registered charity, which is aimed to delivering high quality innovative work …

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Rising to the childcare challenge

Another 10.000 recruits are needed to work in early year’s settings in London to meet the demand from working parents and fulfil government targets on childcare. More under-fives are now in early years education, according to the government figures. Nearly 1.3 million three and four years-old are now in founded early education, a near 10% increase since 2010. Demand is set to increase further when the free nursery places for disadvantage 2 years-old sheme is …

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Discover an exciting world of amazing animals at Battersea Park Children’s Zoo

Battersea Park Children’s Zoo at London’s Chelsea Gate brings wildlife to the city with many glorious creatures Battersea Park Children’s Zoo is the perfect place to go out with your children during this summer. It is an exciting animal experience that combines a zoo, animal encounters, large well-equipped play area, gift shop and café. The Kids zone enables children to have fun and parents to have an easy mind. The Lemon Tree café has a heated …

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Top 10 Family-friendly Museums in London

Top 10 Family-friendly Museums in London As a parent, you may have difficulty to capture your children’s attention when you take them to museums. So if you’re wondering where to make your children enjoy a little bit of culture while having fun, here are some suggestions: Horniman museum Daily 10.30am – 5.30pm Family Friendly +++ : museum with an aquarium, a collection of around 1,600 musical instruments and a place where people can play; a …

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DON’T MISS THE CHILDREN ART’S WEEK

DON’T MISS THE CHILDREN ART’S WEEK From Monday 16 to Sunday 22 June 2014  Every year, the Children’s Art Week gives the opportunity to children to experience visual arts with their parents and to develop their own creativity. This event takes place across the UK for only 1 week in summer.     This year, more than 100 events will liven up the country where many animations have been set up. More than 37,000 participants …

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Take your children to the Harry Potter studios!

Harry Potter is well known and appreciated by kids. So why not taking them to the Warner Bros studios to visit the backstage of Harry Potter?  There, they will explore the magic world of one of their favorite character. What you will find in the studios: The Big Room Dumbledore’s office: where you will discover many new treasures The symbolic accessories from the movies, the Nimbus 2000 and Hagrid moto Explanations about the how creatures …

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