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How to teach your child to be patient

Patience is a virtue… that many children don’t have! So how can we support children to be patient?

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Conversation starters which promote bonding with your child

Top tips to help you make sure the talk you have with your child is really supporting you to form a strong and close relationship.

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How to encourage your child to WANT to read

There are SO MANY benefits for a child who reads for pleasure. So how can we ensure children actually WANT to read?

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How to support bored children

Boredom can be frustrating for parents. But it can actually be really good for children’s development – and here’s why.

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Am I a controlling parent?

Wouldn’t it be nice if we could allow our child the freedom they deserve, without giving up our sense of boundaries? What if I told you that it IS possible?!

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How do I stay calm when my child is being difficult?

Children seem to know EXACTLY how to push our buttons. So how do you keep your reactions calm and collected in the heat of the moment?

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Fussy eating tips: How to get your child to eat

Food rejected for what feels like the 500th time – sound familiar? If so, read on to find out some helpful tips to encourage your child to eat.

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Different parenting style to your partner?

Ah, parenting. Just when you thought it couldn’t get any more complex, you realise your other half sees things differently.

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How do I get my child to listen to me?

Before we become parents, we all imagine what our child will be like. But what happens when the reality of child rearing turns out to be a nightmare?

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What is your child REALLY telling you when they whinge?

Whinging is one of the most frustrating parts of parenting – the sound is enough to make us want to cry. But what is the best way to deal with it?

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How to nurture your child’s creativity

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When our children enter the job market, creativity is going to be a key consideration. So how do we ensure children become (and remain) creative?

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Important things your child’s first teacher REALLY wants you to know

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When your child is due to start school soon, it can be quite daunting for parents. Read on for some tips on what your child’s teacher would really like you to know.

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Child development: Teaching morals and values

It seems like tough challenges are always lurking just around the corner. So how can we teach our kids to make considerate choices based on ethical decisions?

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How do I encourage my child to challenge racism?

Children are the future of this planet, and their choices will shape future society. So how do we make sure we raise children who can promote positive change?

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