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It's Worth It | Birds and Lilies

Last updated: 12/16/2018

There are the days full of tears, and tantrums and tiredness. When you feel like the day and the emotional rollercoaster you are on will never end. There are days full of nappies,

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The Funniest Tweets From Parents This Week

Last updated: 12/16/2018

©2018 Oath Inc. All rights reserved. HuffPost News The Funniest Tweets From Parents This Week (Oct. 20-26) Parenting The Funniest Tweets From Parents This Week (Oct. 20-26) "A pan

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On Finally Finding Grace (for Myself) | Crazy Adventures in Parenting

Last updated: 12/16/2018

It’s something that’s eluded me. The grace I give myself (or lack thereof). To situations. To the messes both figuratively and literally. I see grace in everything and am quite

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Every Parent Can Relate To This Viral Post About Winter Coats And Car Seats

Last updated: 12/15/2018

When it comes to car seat safety, you cannot be too careful or adhere too strongly to safety guidelines. Which is why many parents find themselves in a bit of a frustrating pickle

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For Teens Knee-Deep In Negativity, Reframing Thoughts Can Help

Last updated: 12/15/2018

Psychological research shows that what we think can have a powerful influence on how we feel emotionally and physically, and on how we behave. Research also shows that our harmful

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Three ways to engage parents in pupil wellbeing

Last updated: 12/15/2018

A few weeks ago, South Hampstead High School made headlines after issuing a two-page contract to parents with guidance on tech use in the home. Although signing the contract was vo

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Top 5 Qualities of a 5 STAR Babysitter

Last updated: 12/15/2018

Monday, October 22, 2018 Top 5 Qualities of a 5 STAR Babysitter Date nights. We love them and dare I say “dread” them all at the same time. Of course we love getting dressed up

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Exclusive: Parents rate pupil confidence above subject knowledge

Last updated: 12/14/2018

Instilling children with self-confidence is the most important thing that schools can do, say parents in a new survey released today –- rating it above subject knowledge and pr

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What's Going on Inside the Brain of a Bilingual Child?

Last updated: 12/14/2018

At the same time, one of the hottest trends in public schooling is what's often called dual-language or two-way immersion programs. Traditional programs for English-language learn

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Start Here - About Mary Anne and About Mama Smiles - Joyful Parenting

Last updated: 12/14/2018

I started this site as a creative outlet ten years ago. It has grown into a wonderful place to share ideas of ways to build a better family life as I gain insights and inspiratio

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