It’s never long before the maddening refrain from the back seats.
Car journeys combine many of the factors that make time pass so agonisingly slowly for children.
Research shows children who go camping do better at school and are healthier and happier.
A few visits to the gym or a short jog around the block in the week before departure isn’t enough preparation.
Forget the “summer slide” here’s how you can help your child learn more over the summer holidays.
Holidays don’t always bring you closer.
A scholar applies lessons from her research to negotiate with her spouse better and have an ‘awesome holiday.’ Here’s how you can too – and make your family life happier overall.
Rather than conflict, seek togetherness.
Older relatives often object to younger people using their smartphones and tablets during family gatherings. But digital devices can connect distant relatives year-round.
Please Miss, can I go to Disneyland?
The knock-on effect for schools is a heavy burden.
A postcard depicts Adolf Hitler posing with a child and a Christmas tree.
Through the Nazification of Christmas, the regime was able to gain the support of ordinary Germans.
Hungry for more than just the turkey.
Turkey image via www.shutterstock.com.
Our panel discusses the benefits of gathering for an annual holiday meal. Traditions and rituals give us a sense of identity and closeness with those we love – and come with mental and physical health benefits too.
Cracking down on family holidays during term time is based on evidence that absenteeism has an adverse effect on school results. But is this based on absenteeism, or the reason the child is absent?
Cracking down on family holidays during term time is based on evidence saying absenteeism has an adverse effect on school results. But is this based on absenteeism, or the reason the child is absent?