About GoMunkee

CEO and founder of www.gomunkee.com, a UK-based, mobile first, digital web app which works for parents and grandparents to find EVERYTHING for their children to see and do.

February 2018

January 2018

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 [...]

Are you a bad parent?

By | 2018-02-05T15:18:36+00:00 January 3rd, 2018|Family Life, Parenting|

We’ve all had them.  Moments in our lives when an incident – a small mistake, a misunderstanding, a close shave or the tiniest lapse in our vigilance - left us feeling and reeling as if we were the worst parents in the world.  Maybe, at that moment in time, we were bad parents.  Or possibly [...]

November 2017

A story in six words?

By | 2018-02-05T18:15:35+00:00 November 30th, 2017|Discovery|

Could you tell a story in just six words?  Often, it’s not what you say, but what you don’t say.  The gaps between words can speak volumes. Ernest Hemingway once said his best work was a story he wrote in just six words: 'For sale: baby shoes, never worn.' GoMunkee's routed out a few [...]

Oh no, it’s parental FOMO

By | 2018-02-05T15:49:57+00:00 November 1st, 2017|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. [...]

October 2017