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Love

Do you have the most important things on your list?

So you think you’re good at writing lists? Shopping lists, daily task lists, weekly task lists, yearly task list, holiday list… AND THE LIST GOES ON! In all your listing, have you ever listed; What makes you happy? Who you have to forgive? Ways that you show yourself love?   …

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Learn

Building your child’s vocabulary – Why is it so important anyway?

Between the ages of two and five, children learn at an extraordinary pace, understanding and remembering words they may have heard only once or twice. Strong spoken vocabulary is linked to high levels of reading comprehension and is necessary for developing skills like understanding and applying information heard. Having a …

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Laugh

Answering tricky questions!

Answering tricky questions is just part of the parenting gig! My personal philosophy is to be truthful, which has its challenges and really relies on words being chosen carefully. Here’s a taste of some dialogue between me and my four year old in recent times – no doubt many parents/ carers (and …

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