Inspire

Raising awesome humans is no mean feat. So here’s the place to fill up on ideas, interviews and stories from the heroes that lead by example and give us faith in the next generation.

Inspire

Raising awesome humans is no mean feat. So here’s the place to fill up on ideas, interviews and stories from the heroes that lead by example and give us faith in the next generation.

How to prepare your kids for the clocks going back

How to prepare your kids for the clocks going back

The clocks go back this coming Saturday, which, if we’re not lucky, could mean 4am wake up calls for the foreseeable. Thankfully, we’ve grilled Marta, The Gentle Sleep Consultant, on how to get our kids ready for the switch to GMT and sleeping through all winter long.

Helping kids to resist gender stereotypes

Helping kids to resist gender stereotypes

Looking for ways to help your kids to grow up in a more equal and open-minded world? Resisting gender stereotypes is a good place to start. We caught up with the wonderful Jamey Fisher Perkins to get her thoughts on how to begin.

All quiet in the back: Children and Brexit

All quiet in the back: Children and Brexit

We don’t really do politics. But when it comes to our kids and their rights to a free and curious future, we get a bit more serious. Lucky for us, we’ve got Barney Harsent to write about Brexit in a way you might actually laugh at. Maybe.

Talking to kids about homelessness

Talking to kids about homelessness

Bee Whitaker is the founder of Helping Hands London, a charity that puts together and distributes bags of essential items to those living on the streets in London. She knows more about homelessness than anyone I know and is perfect for writing this piece, which will hopefully give you a few starters for ten when it comes up in conversation.

Choosing a school for kids with additional needs

Choosing a school for kids with additional needs

Little one starting school next September? With all the open days coming up, we got Sarah Billingham of ‘Confident Kids’ to do some of the legwork for us and tell us what we should be looking for, especially if they’ll need extra help.

The plastic-free bathroom: family style

The plastic-free bathroom: family style

For everyone dreaming of a new bathroom, here’s my (unsolicited) advice. Ditch those Pinterest boards bulging with contrasting Metro tiles and utilitarian hardware and instead, jump on the plastic-free bandwagon for the ultimate in eco-chic.