Obesity, Mental Health and Activity In Schools

Obesity, Mental Health and Activity In Schools

Obesity, mental health issues, poor levels of activity, physical problems spending less time outside – Why are we having all these issues with obesity and mental health in such young children? If you look at research we are constantly being told to encourage outdoor activities for children and the benefits that youngsters receive, from this area is immense. But why aren’t we acting on it?   Technology is paramount in

Mummy Worrypants – a parent’s perspective on school trips

Mummy Worrypants – a parent’s perspective on school trips

“Muuuuum, I’ve got a school trip coming up soon will you sign my letter!” Shouted my then 8-year-old daughter. Then the anxiety kicked in again, my tummy turned, and I felt sick! I have never stopped any of my children enjoying school outings or days out with the school, but it had always made me anxious. I know she attends a great school, with plenty of caring teachers and will