How to avoid temper tantrums

They come in all shapes and sizes don't they? The scary jolts of emotion fireworks that sometimes creep out of little humans as if from no where, and sometimes they happen after a long stressful day. Although temper tantrums often present negative behaviour, we can't always just assume that they are typical "naughty behaviour" without …

What Christmas events are still happening in Glasgow this year

Oh, what a year it's been! With lots of events cancelled it's so hard to keep things normal and exciting for the kids this year. So, I have done a little research and came up with some amazing things you can do which still have space! Just before I get into it, can you please …

What to do in Glasgow with kids when everything is shut

Well Hello there! If we are meeting for the first time let me introduce myself! I'm Mary-Anne, a Nanny, Author and Business Woman who lives in Glasgow. If you are like myself during this pandemic then you will have probably taken your kids to the park a good 104,985 times as lots of other options …

Looking after your mental health during the Coronavirus outbreak.

Hello all! I am so sorry for being a little silent right now! As you can imagine my life as a Nanny very quickly flipped upside down, inwards, backwards... all the shapes a professional yoga master or mistress would be strongly proud of! Before this all started I was working with two amazing families! As …

How to explain Coronavirus to children.

During this confusing and scary time where everything seems to be undergoing panic and a strange pause to all that is normal, it's only natural that children will be full of questions and emotions towards the coronavirus. I think the way we listen and respond to children during this time will have a colossal effect …