World Class-A child’s Love and Adversity

With New Zealand proudly winning the Rugby World Cup 2011, there must be some extremely proud parents and ecstatic fans who won’t be sleeping tonight! They will be out celebrating instead! Here is a little story about a child’s joy and a proud parent’s biggest moment of joy. In life we have choices and sometimes wee…

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Autumn Activities with young children

Next week is half term for most school children many mums with a toddler won’t notice a big change in their week as they are used to having to entertain their child all week, the only difference is if you have school age children as well. Without toddler groups to go to a visit to…

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Baby Controlled crying

Do you have a young baby not sleeping through the night? Is this causing you to feel exhausted, frustrated or concerned about your child’s well being but don’t believe in controlled crying? Most parents look forward to the day their child or baby starts sleepimg through the night. This is bliss for most parents, however…

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Expecting a New Baby

Planning Tips Are you expecting a new baby? Here are 5 great tips to get you started. 1. Be prepared have all your essential baby items in place. 2.Wash any new baby clothes before using them in non-biological liquid. 3.Have a list of contact numbers by the phone in case of emergency 4. Have a…

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Parental Stress

As a parent what is the thing that you most worry about? Let’s face it you are never free from guilt that you are doing something wrong, not giving your children enough time, attention or you are not being the parent you thought you’d be. What effect does all this stress have on your children,…

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Business & Baby Show

  This time last Sunday I was at a Business and Baby Show organised by Jane Hopkins founder of Mumsclub. It was a great event and full of wonder products and beautiful hand-made gifts, baby clothes and wooden toys (which I totally approve of having a background in Montessori Education) the only thing missing was…

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Cheltenham Children’s Schools

Yesterday I went to a networking event at Cheltenham Junior School organised by Nina of Ask Baby magazine. It was lovely to meet all the local mums in business, there are some really talented ladies who have taken an idea and actually ‘made it happen’. Our day began with a talk by Scott Bryan headmaster…

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Celebrity babies-Una Healy & Ben Foden

Una Healy a singer with The Saturdays has announced she’s pregnant which was a suprise but a happy one at that!  Her rugby-player boyfriend Ben Foden is playing in New Zealand at the moment in the Rugby World Cup.  They are both very excited I wonder which talents the baby will pick up from his or her parents?…

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