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How To Talk To Your Kids About Death

“Mummy, when the rabbits get old, we’ll have to throw them away.” At three years old, my son’s perception of death was a stark reminder...

Agreeing To Switch Off Mom’s Ventilator Broke My Heart, Even Though...

As we approach the second anniversary of my mom’s passing, it’s again a time for reflection, remembrance, and preparing myself for what will always...

Living With Dad’s Dementia – The Double Grieving Process

"Can you see that steam over there? It’s their boiler - they’re back." Dad was looking out of the window towards a neighbour’s house. I...

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And You Thought The UK Was Bad…At Least Our Kids Don’t Have To Go...

When you look at the headlines, it’s not surprising UK residents feel their communities are less safe these days. Reports of stabbings, acid attacks...

Learning In The Snow: How Children Develop Through All-Weather Outdoor Play

Oh, to be a child again! To find joy in the newness of each day and be in awe of what lies waiting to...

5 Parenting Techniques We Can Learn From Animals

Raising our children isn’t easy – successful parenting takes effort and patience, and there are challenges around every corner. There are always new parenting...

My Sweet Baby Girl With Down Syndrome Fought For Life And Won

Although we'd had nine months to plan for unmediated vaginal birth after caesarean section (VBAC) all-natural water birth of my fifth and final baby at...

Something For The Weekend – Spicy Vegetable & Lentil Casserole

Whether you’re vegetarian or simply want your family to eat less meat, this spicy vegetable & lentil casserole makes a tasty and filling meal....
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Permissive Parenting – 6 Things You Can Do If You’ve Been A Lax Parent

In recent times, the talk has been about the rise of the helicopter parent. Most of us are aware that micro-managing our children’s every move...

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