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Simply Parenting - Sleep Patterns

‘Is he sleeping through the night yet?’; ‘I need coffee, I was up half the night’; ’sleep deprivation is the worst!‘

When it comes to parenting, one of the biggest features of rearing our children is sleep. 685 more words

Behaviour

Don't kid yourself

Ministry of Defence | 15193

This week the Army unveiled its anti-rape campaign, one poster of which features the subject of male rape.

Well done Army. 19 more words

Society

A Day of Outstanding Behaviour

Good evening friends! It’s been hard for us to get on the laptop today as girl-woman has decided to write a book (sigh) so is hogging the computer to herself. 389 more words

Kittens

Simply Parenting - A series

I am trying out something new for the blog. I am going to write a series called Simply Parenting , stripping away the buzz words and labels around modern parenting such as ‘helicopter’ and ‘free range’ parenting and  try and highlight the basics of what I think we should be doing for our children  to give them the very best chances in life. 488 more words

Behaviour

Scarier Monsters

Monsters and sprites… There couldn’t really be a better description of my Aspergers child. It seems, as time goes on, he becomes more manipulative and devious, insulting and deliberately hurtful – and this isn’t the unaware nastiness of an autistic child. 1,240 more words

Parenting

What I Know Now.

I recently toilet trained my three-year-old with minimum fuss and maximum success. I am not boasting here although I admit it does sound that way. I am writing about it because what struck me when she finally decided she was ready to be trained was the difference between what I ‘knew’ working as a childcare professional and what I know being a mother of three. 603 more words

Behaviour

Oh You Little Monkey!

I always say I won’t adopt a dog that I can’t handle. I have to be able to lift her into, and out of, the car by myself. 666 more words

Humour