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Important Things To Consider Before Starting a Family

December 17, 2019

By Stella Ryne   Planning for a baby is probably one of the most exciting events in parents’ or couple’s life. Being a parent brings joy and fulfilment and the majority of people end up finding parenthood as their sense of purpose. Welcoming a new life in your home and marriage is not a small thing to do and it’s not a quick decision to make. Having a child or children is not something you do temporarily. This is an…

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Tips for Helping your Teenager Deal with a Major Relocation

December 13, 2019
A teenage girl looking through the window

By Sally Norton   When they need to move, a great majority of people focus intensively on planning each and every step of the relocation process carefully and in detail. Providing packing supplies, packing the items, finding reliable and professional movers are only some of the numerous tasks these people need to conduct successfully. However, a very sensitive issue emerges the moment we share the news of the relocation with our kids. How can we help them deal with this…

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44 Cats: Nickelodeon new show

October 24, 2019

Have you seen Nick Jr’s new show, the 44 cats? This Italian show (“44 Gatti”) for Nickelodeon, is now a hit show for children everywhere. Showing the adventures of four kittens who make up a musical group called `The Buffycats’ (reminds me of Josie and the Pussycats from Archie).     With loads of music, adventure and friendship, the little kittens are a cute show for any kid and for any age, even if it was made for preschoolers. Fun…

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When to give Chocolates as a Gift

September 12, 2019

Chocolate is a worldwide favorite. You can count in one hand the number of people that say they don’t like chocolate, but in the end, they will eat any treat with chocolate. That Aztec legacy, brought by the Spanish to Europe, to start the drinking delicacy, the Hot chocolate, is nowadays in any shape: powder, buttons, beans, almond, white, dark, drinkable, bar, mixed with a lot of things and the wackiest ways at shops. Now getting a gift to someone,…

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Making The Best Changes: Fixing Our Bad Parenting

September 10, 2019

We’re all human, we all make mistakes, and we have emotional crosses to bear. But sometimes, when we witness emotional issues like anxiety in our children, we have a direct impact on this. Turning the mirror onto ourselves is something that we need to do, but it’s a challenging thing to undertake because it means admitting that we make mistakes. And when we have children, and we think we do everything we can for them, sometimes we have to learn…

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Starting a new school in a new city: how to ease the transition?

August 13, 2019
family

Post by resident author Sally Norton   Moving to a new city and starting a new school can be tough for children. For them, comfort zone and familiarity with places and people are very important factors, so losing all of that might seem like a disaster. That is why almost all children experience stress and anxiety when they switch schools. Luckily, there are some things that you can do to help your child feel more comfortable, build coping skills and…

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Having fun while Out and About: Let’s Play!

July 15, 2019

Summer is here and kids want to play outside. But what about the little one’s that cannot play with the ball with the “bigger kids”? I noticed that and decided to get online and pick up some new toys for my little one. What happened? The “big kids” wanted to play too. Take a look at these old school toys made in wood that will help the little one’s mobility and to stand up while learning. One of our favourite…

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Scrubba Wash Bag

June 27, 2019

How I love to work with my dear Aussies! There isn’t a single product that I get from Australia, either for home or to travel, or fashion or beauty products that I don’t like. I am not being biased, I would never do that, I speak about what I like, it been always like that and no one will break that thing from me. (*wink*) And here is one product that I never thought about it, but after I got…

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Is Objectifying a good thing to teach to our children?

June 5, 2019

Objectifying definition: “degrade to the status of a mere object.”   Our world has changed. Things are now taking a turn that everyone speaks about things that in the 80’s or 90’s were hidden, but thank goodness, people are now talking. Bullying is now a battle, still exists and many will turn the back or eyes to it, but it still happens but many are taking the internet to have a voice and push forward laws about it. BUT… what…

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