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Why you should be using this time to upskill

The importance of upskilling and ways to upskill during lockdown.

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5 Positive Parenting Techniques Every Parent Should Know!

You think you know it all until that charming little bundle of joy starts taking you through hell with all the demands you cannot meet and behaviour you cannot stand. Are you doing something wrong? Well, it’s time to adopt different parenting techniques.

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Kid’s Homeschooling Activities

A selection of easy kid’s homeschooling activities that my girls have enjoyed doing.

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Winning the Mealtime Battle

Written by Sarah Alder of Kitchen Titbits As a couple, food is probably what binds us the most. When we welcomed H into the world, we were excited for him to share food with us, to sit at the table and eat together and to see the joy on his face when experiencing new and […]

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Stop Worrying About Homeschooling Your Children

Almost overnight parents across the world have now become teachers and are trying to do the very best they can to home school their children in a very challenging environment.  Most parents don’t have experience of homeschooling and due to how suddenly it all happened didn’t have time to prepare.  Well, this post is my […]

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Health & Fitness Resolutions – Why They Don’t Work

Why Do We Do It Why! Why do we do it to ourselves with these new year health and fitness resolutions? With the beginning of every new year, we all make these health and fitness goals that just are not sustainable. It is like we are stuck in a broken record making the same mistakes […]

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Cool That Volcano – A self-help book for Children’s Emotions

I had the pleasure of being asked to review Peter Black’s informative self – help book ‘Cool that Volcano‘ that is full of advice on how to help your child achieve emotional intelligence.  About the Author Pete Black is a registered psychologist with over 16 years of experience working with troubled individuals. He has used […]

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It is OK to have a lazy day every now and then.

I always feel that on weekends and especially on Bank holiday weekends our family should be doing something special like visiting a new place, going on a beautiful walk, making something or doing an activity. I often feel that if we haven’t done something that day then it has been wasted and I have let […]

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Alternatives to Chocolate this Easter

This Easter I will be looking at getting my children something other than chocolate as a gift. They still will end up with chocolate from Easter trails and I am sure from other family members so they are not missing out completely but I don’t want to contribute to the hoards of chocolate they normally […]

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Finding the balance for children between screen time and playing outside

As modern day parents we are facing a new dilemma with our children and the boom of electronics. In this day and age it is important for our children to be familiar with electronics and how they work. By having a good knowledge of electronics will help them in the future. However it is also […]