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Parenting: Tips For A Smooth Sailing First Day Back At School

As the start of September looms so does the annual return to school, however for many of us this year it will be the first time in months that our kids will be heading to school. Whilst every year we all hope and do our best to make the back to school transition as smooth… Continue reading Parenting: Tips For A Smooth Sailing First Day Back At School

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Parenting: 5 Easy Ways To Improve Your Child’s Vocabulary

Building and expanding your child's vocabulary is extremely important, not only to allow them articulate their needs, but also to help build a solid foundation for success in education and beyond. As a parent there are so many simple ways you can help your child develop their vocab range everyday and the input from you… Continue reading Parenting: 5 Easy Ways To Improve Your Child’s Vocabulary

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10 Ways To Save Money On Your Heating Bill This Winter

**This is a sponsored post**It's that time of year again when switching on the heating is inevitable to stave off the chilly weather outside. Unfortunately it's also the time of year when perhaps your finances aren't quite as healthy as you'd like in the post-Christmas fallout, but fear not there are plenty of simple ways… Continue reading 10 Ways To Save Money On Your Heating Bill This Winter

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Parenting: Top Tips For A Smooth Sailing Morning Routine

Hitting the snooze button too many times, a mad hunt for missing school shoes, last minute lunch boxes - Does your school-morning routine go something like this? Trying to get your children to school on time can feel like a losing battle. However, by making a few simple changes to your current routine, you can… Continue reading Parenting: Top Tips For A Smooth Sailing Morning Routine

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Top Tips For Helping Your Child With Science

Many parents, understandably, especially those who didn't pursue careers in science, may be apprehensive about helping their child with science. An Independent Prep School, that offers first class academic results, offers the following advice… You can future proof your child’s job of the future by fostering and nurturing a love of science, as careers with… Continue reading Top Tips For Helping Your Child With Science

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How To Prevent Cracks & Leaks In Your Home

AD | Problems with your home’s foundations may mean expensive repairs and can cause cracks and leaks in your home.  Leading foundation solution specialists share with us below the early warning signs that can indicate problems with your home’s foundations and also suggests preventative measures to ensure you don’t end up with cracks and leaks… Continue reading How To Prevent Cracks & Leaks In Your Home

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Easy Ways To Be More Eco-Friendly In The Office

AD | Did you know that by being more eco-friendly in the office, you will not only be helping the environment, but you can also save money! Running an eco-friendly office may not be as hard as you think. You don’t have to make huge changes to your company to make a difference. Just a… Continue reading Easy Ways To Be More Eco-Friendly In The Office

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10 Top Tips For Leaving Your Teen Home Alone

AD |Leaving a child ‘home alone’ for the first time can make any parent feel anxious. However, with some careful planning and important rules set in place, both parent and teenager can feel more prepared and confident about this new milestone.  Here are 10 top tips from St Christopher School for leaving your child home… Continue reading 10 Top Tips For Leaving Your Teen Home Alone

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How To Help Your Child Make New Friends

AD | The fear of not knowing anyone when they first start school or making new friends can be an emotional experience for both children and their parents.  Here are a few tips from Wetherby-Pembridge School on how you can help your child to successfully develop their social skills and form happy friendships… Talking to… Continue reading How To Help Your Child Make New Friends

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How To Help Your Child Make The Most Of Their Education

AD | By taking an interest in school and class work, parents can help their children to make the most of their education and enhance their abilities. It is important to show that you care about your child’s school life and encourage a love of learning at home. The more supported a child feels at… Continue reading How To Help Your Child Make The Most Of Their Education