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    The signs of an allergic reaction in your child

    Whether you’re a new parent, or have yet to face your child suffering an allergic reaction, it’s extremely important that you identify the signs of one. This will help you offer immediate care to your child. It will also alert…

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    Should I let my child have a smart phone?

    Mobile phones are a great way for us to keep in touch anytime and anywhere. This is ideal for parents who are beginning to give their teenagers a little more freedom. However, when is the right time to let your…

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    Co-education vs single sex education

    Parents choose to send their children to mixed schools and single-sex schools for many different reasons. Some parents feel that there are fewer distractions at a single-sex school, while others believe that a co-educational school is better for their child’s…

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    Top tips to help prepare your child for school

    Starting school is a big step for children. They will face many new challenges, such as learning their way around, meeting new teachers and making new friends. This can make some children feel anxious. However, there are many ways that…

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    How to tell if your child is happy in school

    The beginning of a new term at school can sometimes feel quite daunting for children after they’ve had time off, such as the summer or Christmas holidays. They might not have seen their friends over the break and their routine…

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    What are the Benefits of Extra-Curricular Activities?

    Extra-curricular activities could be anything from drama club to piano lessons, or even something like volunteering at a local charity shop. Essentially, they are hobbies or interests that your kids choose to take part in outside of school. There are…

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    Mermaid Adoptions

    Our little miss is growing up so fast now. At almost three she is getting into lots of new things including watching films. The Little Mermaid is on our must see list, so when we were offered our very own…

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    Personalised prints from Created By Magic

    I’m over the moon to have collaborated with Created By Magic for this post. This independent art studio offers personalised prints to celebrate those special love moments. With a range of stunning designs, where you add in your own information,…

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    Six Good Study Habits for Children

    Doing well at school requires a variety of skills so it’s important that your child adopts excellent study habits throughout their academic journey. As a parent, you can help encourage and inspire your child and keep them on the right…

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    Establishing a good school routine

    Anyone who has children will know how challenging the morning routine can be at times. The key to a stress-free school run is organisation and some clear-cut rules that everyone in the family can follow. I have teamed up with…

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    Christmas gift guide for toddlers

    It’s becoming quite a tradition that I publish a Christmas gift guide for toddlers including only wooden toys. It’s even more fitting this year, because my blog has certainly been more reflective of my conscious effort to be more sustainable.…