Child’s Play: What Your Child Can Teach You About Life

lisaandmiawalking

In the first part of this post, we looked how child's play is as simple as A-B-C and how adopting a child-like attitude to life, can help us become more uninhibited, happy and fun loving. So if A is for changing your attitude, what is B for? B is … [Read more...]

Child’s Play: What Your Child Can Teach You About Life

lisaandmiawalking

I love my job. How many people can say that? If you love what you do, then it doesn't feel like work anyway. I think I am lucky as I see children at their best and then I hand them back :-) Seriously though, I find their energy pure and uplifting. … [Read more...]

As creatures of habit, when it comes to your family, does history always repeat itself?

Old Photographs and Documents

Early this morning I took a stroll around the beautiful lake at Virginia Waters with my friend who runs a successful Nanny Agency. This is fast becoming a Tuesday ritual because we love the fresh air and stunning views. We also like to laugh a lot … [Read more...]

The Obedience Trap: 3 Very Good Reasons Why Your Child Is Not Doing What Told

Tired Housewife Cleanning House with Children

  It has been an emotional week in the world of Smiley.  In my personal life, I've been waving goodbye to our beautiful family home of 38 years. This much needed move has been such a long time coming but that doesn't make it any easier. It's … [Read more...]