Had enough Sleep?

Have you had enough sleep or are you running on empty and wondering why you are going no-where fast? Life can hard work with children even on the good days it is pretty exhausting running around after a toddler or constantly feeding and changing a baby and it doesn’t stop when they get older either!…

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Summer Fun -Children

Summer is coming up and it’s the holiday season is under way, what is it that most parents want for themselves and their children? Is it simply a break, more help with the children, a change from the daily routine or more understanding grandparents? Please let me know here and I will see what help…

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Baby Day Naps

It’s been pretty good weather this Bank Holiday, tempting us out and about to events and family gathering but what happens when you want to go out and your baby hasn’t had their day nap, do you stay home or go out and hope your child sleeps in the car seat or pram? This is…

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Baby won’t Sleep

Becoming a new, second or third time parent plus can be hard work and new challenges arise particularly if the baby won’t sleep. Of course if you’ve had a baby before you are expected to ‘know what to do’, however every baby is different and each birth is too. If you’ve had complications or had…

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Two brothers aged five and six

This is a joke I heard yesterday and wanted to share as it demonstrates how parents tend to worry about the wrong things and also how professionals can get surprises from clients too!  I discovered that it was first heard from (President) Reagan.It is to do with two sons, one an optimist and the other…

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Mums Returning to Work

  Baby Arthur 6 months A you a new mum returning to work wondering just how you’ll get through the day and how your baby or toddler will cope with the separation? Whilst you may be looking forward to the excitement of seeing work colleagues and having a break from the housework or baby groups…

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Toddler- Tears Before Nursery

  When you’ve got a child that goes to nursery happily and then suddenly they don’t want to go or there are always tears before you leave the house for nursery, it’s hard to know the reason why. I have had a few mums recently that are worried about their child and questioning whether they…

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Mini-Montessori in Cheltenham

I’m going to be offering Mini-Montessori classes for parents with children aged 1-7 over the summer, so I thought I’d write a bit about what Montessori Education is all about. In a nutshell, it’s a systematic way of individual learning and teaching children of all ages using their senses and the environment. This enables a…

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