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October 29, 2017
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How To Get Them Ready For Hallowe’en Without MAJOR Fuss

Its that spooky time of year when all things dark and grisly are floating around neighbourhoods. Certainly my 3 kids have finished a week in school full of homemade decorations, cake sales and of course costumes. Here’s a quick look at how you can get them ready for Hollowe’en without […]
October 28, 2017
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These Videos Teach Kids About Consent

The debate around sexual assault and consent has heated up again following the recent Weinstein revelations. But how do you explain consent to your kids? These videos illustrate in simple, age-appropriate language what consent means. And they’re entertaining as well. Blue Seat Studios is a video design agency which aims […]
October 27, 2017
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Trust Your Motherly Instincts

My first lad was in no hurry to come into the world. I ended up being induced when I was ten days overdue. After two doses of gel, a drip and a breaking of my waters, I was well on my way to bringing my first born into the world. […]
October 26, 2017
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One For The Gals!

I’m just back from a girlie weekend and I feel terrific! My battery is re-charged and to quote James Brown ‘I feel good!’ And unbelievably – not a hangover in sight, even though I guzzled five gin and tonics and a glass of white wine, but hey, who’s counting? It […]

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