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Starting School – What a ride! Part 1

Starting School – What a ride! Part 1

The first year of primary school can be a roller coaster ride that parents often never forget. This means we have to get it as right as possible. Here are a few sure-fire tips for parents and children embarking on this amazing time. Make no…

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The Power of Empathy

The Power of Empathy

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Time To Stop Being Terrorised By Time

Time To Stop Being Terrorised By Time

Today’s blog is the final in our I’m Being Challenged By My Child series and we are going to be thinking about how we can stop being terrorised by time so that our family time can be all that it is meant to be. Do…

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Thankful Parent Challenge on Early Childhood Educator Day 2014

Thankful Parent Challenge on Early Childhood Educator Day 2014

It is my experience that every parent desires to have their child cared for and educated by a fantastic teacher. There are two sides to every fantastic teacher. On one side there is the life-long desire for professional development and capacity building so that they can be…

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9.5 ways to capture the extraordinary in your child’s life

9.5 ways to capture the extraordinary in your child’s life

Today’s blog is the fifth in our I’m Being Challenged By My Child series and we are going to be learning how to seek out the extra in the ordinary so we can capture the extraordinary. How often do you stop and really appreciate the…

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Sing the melody of your story

Sing the melody of your story

…it will change someone’s world… and that’s worth every effort.

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The vital matter of perspective

The vital matter of perspective

Today’s blog is the fourth in our I’m Being Challenged By My Child series and we are going to be thinking about the difference between two perspectives: personhood and childhood. The Dr. Seuss quote “a person is a person no matter how small”, is a great…

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5 life Lessons

5 life Lessons

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It Is Time To Start Finding Everything Interesting

It Is Time To Start Finding Everything Interesting

Today’s blog is the third in our I’m Being Challenged By My Child series and we are going to be thinking about the incredible change ‘finding everything interesting’ can make to home life. The key to meeting this challenge is to never dismiss anything! By…

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Breaking the ‘Learned Helplessness’ Habit!

Breaking the ‘Learned Helplessness’ Habit!

Today’s blog is the second in our I’m Being Challenged By My Child series and we are going to be thinking about ‘learned helplessness’ and how to break this debilitating habit. Learned helplessness in our young people comes from the well-intentioned but clearly developed pattern…

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