Tummy time for babies

Tummy time for babies

OK, so I’m the first to hold my hand up and say that I didn’t do this very much with my own babies despite being told it was beneficial and that I should do some of it every day! If I put my eldest on his front he objected somewhat loudly and my youngest would just...
The social side of music.

The social side of music.

This week, more than ever, I have been thankful for the wonderful social opportunities that music making has to offer. Just recently, my ten year old son joined a wind band with our local music centre. Having played the trombone for 2 years and acquired his first exam...

Favourite books for babies

Following on from my ‘Do I need to read to my baby?’ post, I asked my Kindermusik parents to list their favourite baby books. Here’s a list of their suggestions – inspiration for Christmas presents or available at your local library. You can...
Do I need to read to my baby?

Do I need to read to my baby?

We all know that reading to children is a good thing, especially when they are learning to read themselves, yet do we really need to read to our tiny babbling babies? In short, yes! But let’s look at why … There are so many benefits of reading to your baby...

Welcome to my blog

Welcome to my blog! I have been a Kindermusik educator for nearly 4 years now and thought it was about time that I shared some of my early years music ideas, knowledge and experiences with the wider world! Educating and developing babies, toddlers, young children and...