• Help your child to be good at school

    7 ways you can help your child to be good at school

    As parents, we all want to see our children thrive and succeed at school but what’s the best way to help them achieve? Dakota Murphey consulted Red Box Recruitment, a leading teaching agency in London for some valuable advice on how you can help your child to be happy and successful at school. Help with […]

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  • Parenting Dilemma 101: Telling Tales/Being a Snitch

    This is a parenting issue which has come up a number of times in our family and I honestly still don’t know what the best answer is. A bit of background All four of our Beans are very righteous, if they see someone doing something ‘wrong’ then they will be only too keen to point […]

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  • Car Safety Tips for Parents

    Car Safety Tips for Parents

    With potentially dangerous situations surrounding your children at home, on shopping trips, and while travelling, it can be a constant challenge trying to keep your children safe. Traffic incidents, in particular, are a leading cause of injury and death in children around the world. Though accidents happen, there are several things you can do to […]

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  • How to Avoid Raising a Technology Addict

      Several months ago, you had lunch with your best friend and you knew something was up when she refused a glass of wine. She confided in you that she was pregnant, her third, and you asked her how she was going to do it. She brushed her hair away from her face and shook […]

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    A Parent’s Guide to Surviving the Summer Holidays

    Please, someone, direct me to this post in a couple of week’s time when I am tearing my hair out on Social Media!! So, for many of us, the Summer holidays have already begun and the 6-7 week break is stretching out ahead of us. I always start off the Summer holidays feeling very optimistic, […]

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