Entertainment for the Car – Audio Storybooks

Back in the good ol’ days before iPad, this was how G1 entertained himself in the car. Now that we’ve banned iPads in the car, we’ve revisited an old favourite way to distract the boys so they don’t pummel each other to bits or drive me mad with their endless bickering. Audio story books are also aContinue reading “Entertainment for the Car – Audio Storybooks”

Simple Science: Solar Powered Car

When I was a kid, I had a school excursion to some science exhibition where they taught us about renewable and non-renewable energy sources. They had a model “energy saver” house that ran almost entirely on renewable energy sources. It left quite an impression on me and it made me a whole lot more conscious aboutContinue reading “Simple Science: Solar Powered Car”

Flashcards: Parts of a Car

Looking for more flashcards? Check out our Free Flashcards Resource Page. These are flashcards on the interior and exterior of a car. How to use the slides: I used to recommend a blog post I wrote some time back titled “How to Teach Your Baby (the Glenn Doman way)” as described in the book “HowContinue reading “Flashcards: Parts of a Car”

5 Tips for a Happy Toddler in a Carseat

I saw a rather cute ad from Mothercare recently that goes like this: MICHAEL’S RIGHTS RELATING TO BUGGY RIDES/CAR TRAVEL I reserve the right to go as stiff as a board as you attempt to strap me in. I reserve the right to become uncontrollably excited by dogs or cats. I reserve the right toContinue reading “5 Tips for a Happy Toddler in a Carseat”