GoMunkee is coming soon – Find out more…

By | 2018-03-28T13:52:22+00:00 January 18th, 2018|GoMunkee Info|

Today, on the part of their children, there’s a desire amongst parents to go bigger, better, faster, more colourfully, more thrillingly, smarter, funnier, happier and further.  But how? GoMunkee is a new, free web app especially for parents, grandparents or any adult with responsibility for children. GoMunkee is launching in May 2018, starting in [...]

GoMunkee’s guide to fun, family-friendly walks in Kent

By | 2018-05-03T18:07:16+00:00 May 3rd, 2018|Adventure, Discovery, Family Friendly, Nature and Wildlife|

As parents across the land will know, persuading their children to leave their screens and Wi-Fi connections and instead go on a family-friendly walk, could be difficult... Some might say impossible. The energy needed to conduct the negotiations and get everything ready will be exhausting. But if you persevere, it’ll be spectacularly worth it, [...]

WARNING: EXTREME SARCASM ALERT

By | 2018-04-11T13:43:21+00:00 April 9th, 2018|Off the wall, Parenting, Quirky|

As the primary carer, you must ensure that the well-being of your child's academic, emotional, cultural, creative, psychological, mental, spiritual, physical, nutritional and social requirements are prioritised and supported with non-toxic, freedom of expression. In raising your child, please consider his/her rights: Through mindfulness and assimilated behavioural narrative, it is your responsibility not to overstimulate, [...]

The GoMunkee guide to family-friendly festivals this summer

By | 2018-03-29T16:31:24+00:00 March 9th, 2018|Big Events, Family, Family Friendly, Outdoors|

GoMunkee’s pulled together an exciting selection of family-friendly festivals happening this summer. The number of festivals in the UK has rocketed in recent years and there’s huge diversity in the offer – music, entertainment, cookery, curiosity, adventure, literary, circus, bushcraft… This means loads of fun for children, teens and families, with many festivals putting [...]

Oh no, it’s parental FOMO

By | 2018-04-09T20:21:56+00:00 March 1st, 2018|Family Life|

Worrying about our children is the default mode for many parents these days. And there’s no end to the things that trouble us as we strive to raise kids in this uncertain world. Then, just as we’re adjusting to the fact that, actually, we're not bad parents after all, parental FOMO blips onto the radar. [...]

The parenting choice – laugh or go mad

By | 2018-02-05T14:56:59+00:00 January 25th, 2018|Family, Family Life, Grandparents, Parenting, Parents' survival|

There’s no end of advice contained in the thousands of parenting books lining the bookshelves to help us in our quest to raise our kids. Doctors, academics, child psychologists, therapists and experts are primed, ready to tell us how to handle this parenting lark. Nobody said it was going to be easy, but we’re [...]