Corey and Kai are obsessed with the Minecraft video game, while Maya, five, and Jack, three, love gymnastics and trampolining.But they’ve taught themselves to read and have impressive maths skills.Kim was running a yoga business from home and so was available all day, but there would be no more formal lessons – the children would simply follow where their interests led.She concedes that what her kids do all day won’t look like learning, if the word conjures up a classroom.Summer is here, the festivals are coming, and if you’re looking for a muddy fling that lasts no longer than three days then Tinder can help you find the perfect music-loving tent buddy.A survey by u Switch showed that nearly one in five of us will be getting our dating app game on during a festival, which is a staggering 2.5 million millennials swiping their way through the crowds.“Not just arithmetic, but a knowledge of compound interest, how to build a business, accumulate assets – all from their games,” Kim says. Quiet adult-only evenings disappeared as Corey decided to stay up late.
As for many parents, it was a daily struggle to get the kids up, dressed and out of the door, and she regularly resorted to cajoling and bribery. Her life changed in late 2013, when a friend told her about the US parenting guru Dayna Martin, one of the foremost proponents of a movement called “radical unschooling” (RU), which argues that children thrive when given total autonomy over their lives.Tinder then finds you potential matches near your location (you can narrow it down by age and distance, too) and if they take your fancy, you swipe right to ‘like’ them. If they’ve also ‘liked’ you – then bingo, it’s a match and you can start messaging.We know what you’re thinking: how on earth are we meant to create the perfect Tinder profile (right-swipeable obvs) to lure in our soul mate? So spend less time ordering your pics, and more time swiping for Mr or Mrs Right.“The Neuroses of Taylor Swift” is probably going to be the article headline.’ Most pop stars of Swift’s stature pay other people to worry about these things.And while the buzz of activity as we arrive at the well-appointed Beverly Hills house being used by Team Swift for their production meeting indicates that she has no shortage of people looking out for her, she remains hands-on with every aspect of her career.
Taylor Swift is not only the biggest pop star on the planet, but also the biggest worrier.