Children

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10 Books to Read to Your Child Before Bedtime

I’ve talked about how to encourage toddler reading before…(read that here.) It’s something we thoroughly enjoy as a family and luckily it’s fostered a love of reading in our eldest! It’s all about quality time and it’s such an important part to help them grow and learn. Hearing the words, listening to them being used […] Read more…

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Minimalist Kids’ Party Ideas: Tips You Can Use Today

Kid’s Parties can be a nightmare (read about what I learnt planning my 6 year olds’ party here), I wish I had read this from Veronica before I had started! So of course, when she offered to share some of her wisdom with you all, I jumped at the chance. A Bit About Veronica Hi! […] Read more…

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Parent Party Planning For A 6 Year Old

Parent party planning, how not to do it, plus some things I actually learned, tips, tricks and ideas for the future.  There are certain moments in your life that you realise you are out of your depth. This is one of them. Unfortunately I am not an event planner, otherwise, this post would be irrelevant […] Read more…

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How To Decide On Pocket Money Amounts

Pocket money! It’s hard to get an “industry standard” so I’ve looked to others for help! The little guy is shortly turning 6 and has started to become more interested in buying things, leading us to try and teach him about earning his own money. When I was younger, I remember having to do chores […] Read more…

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Teaching Sportsmanship To Kids

We are a competitive bunch and thrive off of a competitive atmosphere but sportsmanship was always heavily ingrained in me as a child.  The definition of sportsmanship is being fair and kind to others whether you win or lose. That’s not to say you can’t enjoy a victory or be sad about losing but you […] Read more…