How To Be A Bilingual Parent -Part 1

Did you know that 43% of the world’s population is bilingual, 13% are trilingual, and 40% of the worlds is population is estimated to be monolingual? There are 11 indigenous languages spoken throughout the British Isles including Welsh, English, Scots, Irish Cornish and Scottish Gaelic to name but a few. There over 100 different languages… Read More

Growing Up Bilingual – Guide For Parents

I was brought up in a bilingual home from birth. My native language is English, but my mother tongue is Bengali. I was born in England in the 1960s to Bangladeshi speaking parents. My parents spoke Bengali to each other but made a conscious decision to speak a mixture of English and Bengali to me… Read More

Pregnancy: Keeping in Shape

Keeping yourself physically and emotionally healthy during pregnancy is monumental to aiding in the growth and development of your unborn child. Pregnant women can and should exercise in moderation unless there are health factors or risks that prevent them from participating in a fitness program. Any fitness program should consist of intervals of no more than… Read More