Learning to play an instrument? #thinkdifferently #challenge

Ever needed a reason to learn to play an instrument? Neuroscientific research has shown that playing an instrument gives your brain a full work-out, especially in the Visual, Motor and Auditory cortices. So why not make it a New Year’s resolution to make music? Still unsure? Take a look at this Ted-Ed lesson, created by […]

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dining out with the kids

Dining out with the kids #lifehacks #learning

Planning on dining out with the kids? You are enjoying catching up with your friend, who you haven’t spoken to for ages, until they casually drop into the conversation, Let’s meet up for dinner, oh and bring the kids Scenes of meltdowns, spilt drinks and pizza smeared walls, basically the stuff of nightmares, instantly flash […]

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Kids in the kitchen – it’s going to get messy! #lifehacks

Picture the scene… kids in the kitchen with a Mum eager to be the best ever and a three year old motivated by melted chocolate. What could be more perfect? Well ignoring the chocolate smeared cupboards, sugar induced behaviours and questionable looking cakes! Letting your kids cook with you, whether it be a sugar laden […]

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We can solve homelessness #thinkdifferently #lifehacks

Finland think differently about this issue Finland are leading the way in solving homelessness in their urban centres. The Scandinavian county has been dealing with this issue for over thirty years and was faced with more than 18,000 people without an a place to live back in 1987. Since then that number has been significantly […]

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