Review by David Lane: The book has a strapline Fun ways to help your child develop in the first five years, and that it exactly what the book is about. Other than the Introduction and Final Words, Dr Gummer takes parents through eight stages of development from birth to starting school. In each stage she … Read more
A worry for parents
How parents can avoid the pitfalls.
The findings of a survey by Baby Sensory
A busy and balanced day makes for a healthy body and active mind.
How the author’s grand-daughter responded to the death of the family dog.
Babies are hard-wired to survive.
Despite the recession, more child care facilities are needed.
Tips for parents
Both parents have roles to play and the pattern needs to change
Young or old, what sort of service can you realistically expect?
Elinor Goldschmied has died, aged 98. She was born in rural Gloucestershire and went on to study mental health at the London School of Economics. During the war, she worked with refugee and evacuated children, and after the war helped to transform the day nurseries and orphanages of Milan, Italy. In the UK, her last … Read more