How can I help my cautious child?

Just like that, summer is over.  We’re home. What felt like eternity when we boarded the plane on the 22nd June for eleven weeks in…

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Reading Eggs: A head start before school starts?

Last year my eldest started school in the sense he went to into the preschool class attached to the school he would attend.  However going…

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When you’re feeling lost in motherhood

On October 7th 2012 my life changed forever as my eldest son was born. Until that moment I had no idea how much my life…

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Some of the best books for toddlers

Books.  I am a self confessed bookworm.  If it has words in it I want it. From traditional bookshelves, to floating stacking shelves on the…

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My kids might be naughty, but I wouldn’t change it for the world

I’m sorry but my kids just aren’t naughty, a bold statement from Katy there.  Kids?  Not naughty?!  I scoffed, pfft, not my life and not…

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The night we read “The Rabbit who wants to fall asleep”

6:55pm I opened the book; the rabbit who wants to fall asleep. 7:19pm my two year old is down. 7:30pm so is my four year old…

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Tomorrow I will be better

It’s nighttime now. The boys are in bed, fast asleep.  Eventually.  After an epic battle of wills. My four year olds gangly limbs tucked up…

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