More evidence showing the benefits of reading books.
This is a great way to end the day.
'When the mind is engaged in a world constructed by words, tension evaporates and the body relaxes, paving the way for sleep.'
I had no idea that the right and left sides of the brain developed differently. Strong evidence to wait with academics until age 7, like Scandinavian countries.
Have a happy weekend!
“Yep, the biggest predictor of your happiness and fulfilment overall in life is, basically, love.”
“Accepting and loving yourself as you naturally are is critical to find your happiness and joy in life.“ - Alanna Powell
Emotional intelligence will become even more important as robotics and AI become more integrated in the workplace. Good article.
Very interesting! Finland is cutting edge in education so the results will be watched closely, no doubt.
Most of us have done or are doing these things, but I see many moms and dads these days on their phones when they could be engaging their child. A gentle reminder perhaps...
More research on the benefits of reading to your children even after they can read
This article is a good read about parenting and forgiveness. Brene Brown is one of my favorite speakers and writers, specializing in courage and vulnerability. I am reading her new book, Braving the Wilderness. Have a read... http://www.businessinsider.com/parenting-tip-brene-brown-ra…
If you have enjoyed Peter the Panda is Sad and Other Stories, I would really appreciate a review on Amazon.