My children are 7 and very nearly 5 now, so it’s safe to say we are well and truly out of the toddler stage. I do remember that stage well though.  And one of the…

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In the botanical gardens in Singleton park there is a sundial. And Nerys is absolutely fascinated by it. With all the technology and electronics that she sees and interacts with on a daily basis, this…

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I don’t know about you but we seem to have had cough after cold after virus in this house since the start of the year. So our weekends have been pretty quiet.  Apart from the…

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No matter what age your child is, it’s likely you’ve witnessed a melt down or two. When children become angry, they often become irrational and it’s difficult to get through to them. That doesn’t mean…

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Whether you work full-time, or part time, or stay at home with your children, life as a parent is incredibly busy. So any shortcuts you can take or tricks you can use to save yourself…

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I am a creature of habit. I feel very comfortable in my daily and weekly routines, knowing where I’m going and what I’m doing.  The thing is, I’m not sure if this is really a…

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We’ve reached a new stage that, if I’m honest, I wasn’t really looking forward to. Nerys has started getting homework from school. Luckily for us she is very keen to do it, so at least…

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