Universal Children’s Day

Today, Google highlighted Universal Children’s Day in a very colourful way. From Wikipedia: Universal Children’s Day takes place annually on 20 November. First proclaimed by the United Kingdom in 1954, it was established to encourage all countries to...

Kids and Cinemas

This photo popped up on my Facebook feed today, reminding me it’s exactly 2 years ago since we went to see Rio 2 at the cinema.  I remember it well, as my youngest had just spent almost a week in hospital with pneumonia, and this was a special family treat the...

Kids and Culture in nature – Hoeve Biesland Food Fest

The definition of “culture” is so broad, and I remember hearing in a lecture once that “culture could be seen as anything that’s not nature”. At the Hoeve Biesland, an organic farm on the outskirts of Delft and The Hague, the Netherlands...

Prince Ea: Rip off the Labels

A lot of stuff comes up in my Facebook news feed on a daily basis:  some is mildly entertaining, some is a waste of time, and some is a nice update of what friends and family are doing.  Then, occasionally, there is something that is awesome.  A few times now,...