Home or Nursery

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The issue as to how much mothers need to be involved in the care and development of their children has been, and will continue to be, a controversial subject. There are those who believe that mums should be at home, and stay at home until their children at least begin pre-school. I firmly believe that… Read more »

Time flies!

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It’s rapidly coming to the end of 2016 and once again I find it quite daunting as I am faced with the fact that another year has gone by. Did I achieve everything that I had hoped this past year? Well the answer is clearly no. Then I suppose I could argue there are still… Read more »

Socialisation and Learning Social Graces

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Social Development continues throughout childhood and into adulthood. Learning what is right and wrong, what is acceptable or unacceptable, is an important part of socialisation. Of course societies and cultures vary so a child needs to lean to adapt to their own environment first.   Children begin to learn about social behaviour by first identifying… Read more »

Parenting

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I am sure you have heard the expression; ‘Life will never be the same again.’ Well there is nothing more true! A baby will change your life forever in a most fundamental and dramatic way. Often a shock to the system – with very little training for experience – suddenly this little bundle of independence… Read more »