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‘It’s Not You, It’s Them’ – What To Do When You...

You’ve been BFFs for years – since school, college, or maybe your first job. Even when the babies came along, you didn’t see why...

Ask The Parents – How Can I Get My Kids To...

It’s great when kids play nicely together, but even the closest of friends and siblings will fight over a toy they both want....

7 Ways You Can Help Your Shy Child Make Friends

Do you have a shy child at home who finds it difficult to make friends? It’s tough for little ones sometimes, especially if they...

5 Ways You Can Help When Your Child Isn’t A ‘Joiner’

“Who did you play with today?” I asked my daughter as we walked home from school. “Nobody,” she replied, picking at the frayed ends...

So You’ve Agreed To A Sleepover? Read This First

Ah, the sleepover – or slumber party, call it what you will. Sleepovers are a rite of passage for all children – and for...

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I’m Glad My Husband Is Dead

I Still Miss Him Sometimes But I’m Glad My Husband Is Dead

It was the speed with which John died that stunned me. He'd felt tired and under the weather, and I told him to go and...
What Started The Big Bang

Curious Kids: What Started The Big Bang?

What started the Big Bang? – Pippi, 8, Canberra. This is one of the two questions I get asked a lot (the other one is:...
Teens and sleep

5 Reasons Teens Need To Be In Bed by 9pm

A majority of teenagers are not getting enough sleep. Teens need a minimum of eight hours of sleep per a night. However, it's ideal...

6 Great Books About Being A Mum – For Times When You Need A...

We all need a boost now and then. Reassurance we’re doing ok by our kids, or at least no worse than anyone else is....
competitive twins

5 Tips For How to Deal With Super-Competitive Twins

Do you know any competitive twins? When I was a kid, I had twin cousins and I remember feeling intensely jealous of them. As an only...
outdoors

Why You Must Encourage Children To Play Outdoors

The debate about the volume of homework that UK children are being given has been bouncing around the opinion pages of broadsheets and red...

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