• An alternative reading list for two-year-olds

    May 19, 2014

    My daughter loves books. Like most toddlers, she’s obsessed with Miffy, and tea-eating tigers, and bear hunts, and whatever mischief Alfie gets up to, and all the old favourites and newer versions and magical worlds that a good story can transport you to. She loves to read them all over and over, again and again,…

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  • How to explain Parkinson’s to young children

    November 21, 2013

    How do you explain a complicated condition such as Parkinson’s to toddlers and young children? It’s tricky, as I talked about earlier in the year. Especially when it’s something even adults struggle to come to terms with. As it’s not really a potential storyline for Peppa Pig, books are a good starting point. With that…

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