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November 8, 2017
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Nagging Helps Your Daughter Become More Successful, Study Finds

Clothes strewn around her room, homework not done, chores unfinished. If you’re a parent you often find yourself on repeat? Or feel that you must be doing something wrong? But next time you feel bad about nagging your daughter, take note of this study. The researchers found that girls with […]
November 7, 2017
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8 Ways To Survive A Play Centre

1. Never go alone. Always bring a friend, preferably one with an older child. Use their child to help locate your missing toddlers who have somehow found the highest point in the play-centre frame, invisible to their panicked mothers’ eyes. 2. Do not wear a dress or a short top […]
November 7, 2017
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SAHM Vs The Working Mum… Does It Have To Be A Competition?

I’m a stay at home mum (SAHM), who also works from home. I often end up laughing when I have to say that statement out loud, because it’s hard to find two terms that are more diametrically opposed to one another. Throw in the fact that I don’t have my […]
November 6, 2017
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Why Did I Never Nap Pre-Kids?

Looking back I should have realised when in the latter stages of my twin pregnancy, the crazy dreams, endless trips to the toilet and insomnia began, that my relationship with sleep was about to change forever. Over three years later and I still haven’t forgiven Mother Nature for robbing me […]

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