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Child Anxiety is Real; Symptoms and Ways you can help

Child Anxiety is Real A moving and personal guest post about child anxiety.  This post may be a trigger for some.  It was written by Shire Lyon and I really thank her for sharing her story with us on such an important topic.    Child anxiety – it’s something that many people don’t believe exists. […]

Raising Earth Friendly Kids

Raising Earth-friendly kids and improving your family’s health at the same time The Earth has given so much to us, but we are yet to give back to it properly. We’ve built a civilization in its grounds and climbed atop of the food chain without much regard for other species or the nature surrounding us. […]

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Fun Glue Gun Hacks – Guest post

If you are always on the hunt for fun ways to spend your weekend with the kids, one of the things you can think about doing is trying new crafts. Arts and crafts can be a fun way to spend the day with the kids and also a great way to spend a rainy day.  […]

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Keeping the Kids Cool on a Summer Road Trip

Keeping the Kids Cool on a Summer Road Trip A summer road trip can be a fantastic way to save money on your summer holiday. Many people with school-aged kids couldn’t possibly afford to travel abroad in the school holidays.  So often breaks away in this country are our only chance to spend some quality […]

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Is Long Term Travel Possible With A Family?

Is long term travel possible with a family?  Of Course it is! Many of us dream of quitting work, renting out the family home and taking off to explore the world for more than just a week or two. It is a step that so many parents would love to take, but the thought of […]

7 ways to encourage recycling at home

The importance of recycling doesn’t even really need to be explained; leaving the world a better place for our next generations is our duty and is impossible without recycling. But it’s not enough to just recycle yourself, it needs to be a family and community effort. So, it’s important to encourage recycling at home and […]

How to Avoid Hours of Cleaning Up After Your Kids

After you become a parent strange things happen: you start seeing your kids as the centre of your universe, you worry about them more than you ever thought possible, and you end up cleaning up after them for what feels like 25 hours a day. Successful people have a saying: “work smarter, not harder”, and […]

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What Qualities Should You Look for In A Children’s Dentist?

Choosing a Childrens Dentist – What Qualities Should You Look for? Taking care of oral health is not just important for the adults but also for toddlers. It is not just about flossing and brushing their teeth twice a day. There is much more to dental hygiene which you should know about. It is very […]

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Reflux Symptoms Baby: The Signs every mom needs to know

Reflux Symptoms Baby: The Signs Every Mum Should Know POST CONTAINS AFFILIATE LINKS Infants often experience reflux throughout their first months of life and it is not always something to worry about, but what should you look for? Reflux can be painful and frustrating for the baby and parents. As parents, we want to fix […]

Everything you need to know about starting school by a 5 and 7 year old

As we zoom towards the end of the school year it suddenly dawned on me that very soon my little boys will be in year 3 and year 1 respectively.  It is a daunting prospect as time is just flying by….  If you have a little one starting school in September you will probably be feeling […]