The Correlation Between Reading and Success

By Georgia Lohan We love talking about reading at Rafael the Unicorn. I believe wholeheartedly that reading is so important for children. It helps them build their creativity, identify with their emotions, learn social skills, and it breeds success. If you think I’m giving too much credit to reading, think again. Research shows that reading is a major part of …

Ways to Encourage Your Children to Become Storytellers

By Georgia Lohan   Storytelling skills are incredibly important and not just in childhood. The skills that you learn through storytelling help you in many different areas of life. In business, storytelling is used to sell your product and connect with customers. These skills are also helpful in improving communication, making all relationships easier. Stories are relatable and help people learn. …

 How to Create Awesome Bedtime Stories

                             By Georgia Lohan   Children are amazing at stall tactics! When it’s time to go to bed they pull out their long list of questions, demands, and favors that they need. It usually sounds something like this, “Can I have a drink of water?” or “Why is the sky blue?” and my favorite, “Will you tell me just one …

Max and Vivi Discover the Lost Garden of Rafalandia

By Georgia Lohan Dedicated to all the brave children who are not afraid to colour their dreams   Once upon a sun, two of the most famous inhabitants of Rafalandia decided to take a walk along the velvety pink roads. Vivi, the most talented artist in the land, and Max, the explorer, had been friends since kindergarten. They both appreciated …

Unlocking the Potential of Your Child Through Stories

  by Georgia Lohan   Each child is born with the limitless potential to do great things and change the world. They aren’t born with disbelief and discouragement. If you listen to small children playing they are superheroes and princesses. They love to use their imaginations to go on exciting adventures in the backyard and dream of being successful, famous, …