Comparison – Not a motivational tool

Comparison – Not a motivational tool

  Is comparison a successful motivator for children? To be more specific, is pointing out comparisons of other children’s behavior and results, a successful motivation tool? The truth is, children are no different than adults when it comes to comparing...
Educating your children on racial issues

Educating your children on racial issues

Our children may not be fully aware of the scale of things that are happening in the world currently, but they are hearing murmurings. I live in the UK and hear that this is a US issue from a lot of people, but it isn’t. It is a deep rooted fundamental issue...
The art of discipline

The art of discipline

Dealing with the rollercoaster of children’s emotions is difficult whether the child is gifted or not. We all experience the terrible twos, threenagers etc. However, disciplining a gifted child comes with some unique challenges in my experience. I’ve captured some of...
The price of being gifted

The price of being gifted

What is it they say about the best-laid plans? I’m a planner, I plan everything. Motherhood was no different, I planned the gap I wanted to have between my children and based this around financial outlay. The plan was to have baby number 2 at an age gap that would...