Laura Wood

January 29, 2018

What Are The REAL Benefits Of Reading With Your Child?

Is reading a favourite story with your child is a bedtime chore or a precious moment? And are there really any extra benefits? And, if there […]
January 23, 2018

What Do YOU Hate Running Out Of?

They are the little things we don’t really notice until they are gone: milk, tea bags, makeup, the battery on your phone. We could all guess […]
January 16, 2018

Are Children Developing A Screen Dependency?

Are screens addictive? And, if they are, should we be allowing our children to spend so much time on their devices? Smartphones and tablets are here […]
January 15, 2018

Are We Stressing Out Our Own Kids?

We often look to external factors on what is stressing or worrying our children. But it can often be a cause closer to home – us. […]
January 15, 2018

How Do I Help My Child Cope With Setbacks?

Children are resilient and we can foster their ability to cope with life’s challenges at home to give them the grounding for the future knocks that […]
January 8, 2018
December 13, 2017

Should We Allow Our Children To Take More Risks?

In the first of our new series Laura Meets…, Laura Wood meets child author and psychotherapist Stella O’Malley.  Todays topic: Should We Allow Our Children To […]
September 23, 2017

The Time I Strapped Books To My Arms And Legs To Lose Weight

There are many lengths that we go to when attempting to lose the excess weight gained during pregnancy but I think my story may take the […]
August 14, 2017

How To Survive…Small Talk

As a presenter on breakfast radio people always say two things to me. The first is “how do you get up so early?”. The second is […]