Girls puberty

Pre-teen boy

Helping your pre-teen through puberty

It probably seems like yesterday that your little bundle of joy was happily gurgling away in their highchair and everything seemed so simple but now you have a pre-teen in the house and suddenly the dynamics are changing… The notion of your baby turning into an adult is certainly a daunting one so being prepared

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teenage personal hygiene

Teenagers and personal hygiene

Teenagers smell, it’s a fact of life, any parent will tell you, indeed any 20 year old will remember being smelly, even if they don’t admit it. There are many reasons why teenagers smell, partly because as soon as they could wash themselves you pretty much left them to it at a young age, then

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my child has no friends

My child has no friends

Seeing your child struggle to make friends can be heartbreaking.  They know that they are being ignored and left-out, and may cry sadly with you because they simply do not know how to manage or change the situation.  Your natural reaction is to want to help, so what can you do?  Here are a few

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teaching children good etiquette

National food and drink guidelines

How will the National Food and Drink Guidelines affect my child in school or nursery? We are all hearing reports and statistics about how childhood obesity is spreading and the links between diet and behaviour may be impacting our children in school and no-one can forget Jamie Oliver’s school meals crusade! As a result, the

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Father daughter activites

Your daughter’s first period: A dads guide

Eeek! Your daughters first period – No mate we’re not talking about school, you know what we mean, the word that strikes fear into the hearts of all dads, right up there with boyfriend! It shouldn’t though, it is after all, something that happens and you need to be prepared for when that day comes.

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Father daughter activites

A Dad’s guide to girls puberty

Looking for a dad’s guide to girls puberty? Many dads can find it difficult to accept their baby daughter is growing into a woman and while some might rely on mums to speak to their daughters about all the changes they will go through, its important for dads to understand what occurs when their daughter

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