The art of giving heartfelt compliments to ourselves, our children and teens

This post includes a ‘heartfelt compliment script’, a tool to compliment ourselves and our child effectively and is part of […]

The Proposed Schools Bill – Punishing parents for the inability of schools to facilitate a suitable education for all children

By Joanna Merrett BA (hons), EYPS, MA, [PhD student and researcher at University of Exeter, Centre for Social Mobility], Joanna […]

Befriending my PowerBook

The Power of Heartfelt Compliments One of the tools in the PowerWood tool box is the PowerBook. The aim of […]

What to say about Ukraine to our children – Six Steps to support our child or teen (and ourselves) in those challenging times

Many of our children will experience anxiety and fear around the situation in Ukraine, which is often exacerbated by the […]

Bunny’s Tea Party! Craft Tutorial using Air Drying Clay

Tutorial © 2022 Abigail Cole For more creative ideas visit PowerWood’s creative corner with Abigail and Abigail’s own creative website: www.forgetfulfairyartstudio.com Help us to […]

Finding comfort and connection to the moment in ephemeral art and craft

Faded glory After a recent busy spell, I spent a morning clearing-up our very full and cluttered art corner that […]

“Oh Sweety, …..” (a simple tool for when our children are overwhelmed)

Sadly also our children will encounter challenging times. When our children are overwhelmed and in the cycle of emotional and […]