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Help! My girls have contracted ‘Tiktokitis’!

Help! My girls have contracted ‘Tiktokitis’! Pandemic-wise we have had a very tough time of it lately haven’t we? First it was Baby Shark, then it was Covid-19 and now I have identified a new strain of illness. I’m not entirely sure but I think it’s ‘Tiktokitis’. The latest condition… Read More »Help! My girls have contracted ‘Tiktokitis’!

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Parenting on the Seesaw of Sound

There are days when I feel like my kids and I are sliding from one end to another on a giant seesaw of sound, trying to stop somewhere in that middle part, just above the fulcrum, where the balance is – the ever present fulcrum of yet another parenting conundrum.… Read More »Parenting on the Seesaw of Sound

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Messages you don’t need to send other Mums on WhatsApp right now

Messages you don’t need to send other Mums on WhatsApp right now Undoubtedly times are different right now during the Covid-19 pandemic and we no longer are able to do what we used to do freely. Hopefully all that will change soon. In the meantime, you might identify with this… Read More »Messages you don’t need to send other Mums on WhatsApp right now

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Stems® – the flexible 3D maker toy review

Stems® – the flexible 3D maker toy review We were recently gifted two 20 piece tubs of a cool construction toy called Stems by Learning Resources for review purposes. This toy is designed to stimulate STEM learning (science, technology, engineering and maths) the pieces are tactile, brightly coloured and fun… Read More »Stems® – the flexible 3D maker toy review