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Six months old: Weaning

Clara is six months old. How did that happen? Where have the last few months gone?

She now has three teeth – which have seemingly sprung from nowhere – and a week ago we introduced food. 302 more words

Children And Family

Getting over fear is worth the effort it takes

I wrote about this previously, but after reading a post this morning about overcoming fear, I thought it was a great time to revisit the topic.   1,214 more words


Christmas Crafts: Potato Print Cards

What you need:
Paint brushes
2 potatoes – one large and one small – halved
Paper plates (for the paint)
Coloured card
Some patience* 99 more words

Children And Family

Boxtrolls: Easy Arts and Crafts for Kids

Despite the wealth of toys available to her, my three year old spent yesterday afternoon playing with a cardboard box. I opened up a box, cut out some armholes and let her loose with the crayons to decorate her very own Boxtroll outfit. 45 more words

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Generating Juice

Last night was rough. I was all up and down after writing my last entry and had to take a walk outside to throw some rocks and cool my head. 1,263 more words


SPIRITUALITY: Deep secret of being a real woman....

As far as real women are concerned….

they are not interested in man’s physical body; they are not interested in his ideological, philosophical, mental gymnastics. 198 more words


Balancing School, Work, and Family: Low-Income Parents' Participation in Education and Training

Balancing School, Work, and Family: Low-Income Parents’ Participation in Education and Training. Urban Institute. Lauren Eyster et al. October 8, 2014.

A key policy concern is how to best help low-income individuals gain the skills and credentials they need to find a well-paying job. 84 more words

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