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It’s a little over a week away now, but ladies everywhere are still looking forward to celebrating the festive season with a few Christmas parties, cocktails or more. But the holidays can be particularly hard work for mummies – whether you’re a new mum or have grown up kids of your own, here are a few ways you can let off steam or even convince your kids to take you out. (more…)

Originally posted 2014-12-23 10:35:23. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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Days are officially getting shorter and the nights are drawing in, the weather is getting worse and a bitter cold is upon us, making opportunities to be outside few and far between. When you have kids this is bad news as you’re left with the daily dilemma of what to do to keep them occupied (and, in my case, not bickering with each other all day long!). Cooped up kids with bags of energy can be a nightmare, so I was absolutely THRILLED when my husband invested in a little toy for himself that has proved a fabulous investment for our whole family… (more…)

Originally posted 2014-10-31 04:43:29. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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Life is what you make of it. That’s probably something you’ve heard a billion times before. But in many cases it’s true.

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Originally posted 2015-06-26 18:48:10. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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Getting a family pet is an important decision, especially a dog that comes with a tremendous amount of responsibility. It can also teach valuable life lessons to growing young children, but there’s another benefit of pet ownership for kids. Having an animal in the house may actually reduce the risk of children developing allergies and according to the ASPCA, the earlier and younger, the better. (more…)

Originally posted 2015-09-29 12:52:26. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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When it comes to presents for children it can be hard to know what to buy. Sometimes it feels like children’s trends change so quickly, so it can be hard to know what they are likely to enjoy. (more…)

Originally posted 2014-12-12 07:35:04. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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If you’re like most parents, you worry about what your kids may be doing with their cell phone. A case for iPhone 7 pro and a screen guard protector can protect the outside of the phone, but it can’t protect your children from getting into trouble online. Though cell phones are almost a necessity for children today, their small screens and portable nature make it hard for parents to know just what their kids are up to. Here are four ways to help keep tabs on your child’s cell phone use. (more…)

Originally posted 2016-08-19 08:42:06. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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A big part of being a good parent is having the physical fitness of your entire family in mind. This means that you should at least be aware of the general state of activity that everyone is in, and the basics of their daily nutritional intake. (more…)

Originally posted 2015-11-10 10:45:33. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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When I think about how vastly different things were when my grandparents were children as opposed to today’s kids, it’s mind boggling. For example, grams and gramps didn’t even have a television let alone a computer, smartphone or other handheld electronic device. Nowadays, it’s more common to see a child with a cell phone rather than a toy or a book. (more…)

Originally posted 2015-09-28 15:50:23. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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The question of when to start your child with music lessons is one that is often asked and comes with two definitive sub-questions, if you want to put it that way.

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Originally posted 2015-06-25 05:59:14. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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Moving house can sometimes be a stressful process. Along with the inconvenience, time, and effort involved in sorting, organising, and packing up everything you own, moving can also be expensive. The following 7 suggestions present some clever strategies that will help you slash your moving costs. (more…)

Originally posted 2015-08-27 14:25:27. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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