Book Review: How to Raise Successful People by Esther Wojcicki

Book Review: How to Raise Successful People by Esther Wojcicki

By simply reading a book called ‘How to Raise Successful People’, I’m truly showing my colours, and by that I mean my unwarranted optimism. The idea that we as parents have control over whether our children will be successful or not is somewhat...
Book Review: The Enchanted Hour by Meghan Cox Gurdon

Book Review: The Enchanted Hour by Meghan Cox Gurdon

Now I know I’m not the only one who feels a sense of smug pleasure when reading a non-fiction book extolling the positives of a habit you already practice. Doesn’t it feel good to read a news article talking about how coffee is good for you, when you drink...

Book Review: This is Happy by Camilla Gibb

Being a parent is hard, that’s probably a universally accepted fact by now. My theory is that it’s so difficult ¬†because it forces you to confront your personal weaknesses and shortcomings so abruptly, and all at once. Being a single parent is a challenge...