Christmas

The share factor..

by ParentalChoice
in Parenting, Family, Children
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With Christmas just around the corner and an avalanche of new toys about to land in most homes and problem of sharing is bound to rear it’s ugly head. Dr Natalie Cheatle and Dr Annika Clark from The Parent Space are offering some great advice on how to tackle this problem. It’s  normal for children to ...

Kids, meet Jack Frost..

by ParentalChoice
in Children
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I had one of those moments today when something mundane or annoying becomes something wonderful because you see it through the eyes of a child. This morning was a cold one and I had to do some serious defrosting of the car. Standing outside in my hat, scarf, gloves etc I was a bit cold ...

A Control Freak’s Christmas

by ParentalChoice
in Holidays, Family
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Let me be very clear, I LOVE Christmas. I love the colours and the smells and the food and the presents and everything else that goes with it but, like many women, I can find it very stressful. This is my first year celebrating Christmas as a single parent. It’s also the first time I’ve ...

Tips on what to buy your little ones this Christmas!

by ParentalChoice
in Parenting, Children
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If you’re anything like us you are already thinking about what to buy your little ones for Christmas this year. There is so much out there that it’s hard to choose something that is good quality, educational and meaningful that your child will be delighted to receive.To help you with this we talked to Rowena ...

Muuum, can I have…

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in Children
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Christmas is coming, the goose is getting fat and my children have discovered toy adverts on television!! This may sound a little strange but we only moved back to the UK earlier this year after a number of years in Singapore where they do not advertise toys on the kids TV channels. I didn’t really ...