Quality time with teenagers?

Quality time with teenagers?

I am not going to with a Mother of the Year award by admitting this, but there are a number of activities that I just didn’t enjoy when my children were small. These are probably the top three from my not-exhaustive list… Painting You get all the painting kit out, they daub for approximately 30 […]

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Book Club: Wonder

Book Club: Wonder

The Quality Steep Book Club read Wonder by R J Palacio. Nicholas Sparks’s review says Wonder is: well written, engaging, and so much fun to read that the pages almost turn themselves. More than that, Wonder touches the heart in the most life-affirming, unexpected ways, delivering in August Pullman a character whom readers will remember […]

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Throwing a teen party at home

Throwing a teen party at home

LucyJo shares her advice and tips on hosting a teenage party. 1. Guests Make sure you have a list, including the ‘plus ones’ (although we don’t allow these usually – I like to know who’s coming into our home!) If we haven’t heard of more than 70% of the kids, then we get the list revised. And yes, […]

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