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Happy Halloween

We had lots of fun celebrating Halloween here at Twinkles, with stay and play sessions, crafts activities and lots of tasty treats for a party tea. 23 more words

'It'll Pass': Discipline and Breakdowns

Last night I drank a little too much and found myself wide awake at 3am, dehydrated and my mind reeling. The thoughts were rife with paranoia and yet about matters which were so utterly banal, I found myself getting ever more frustrated and therefore further unable to sleep. 1,194 more words

Musings

Twinkles Oxford Place

We are very excited to announce that our new nursery, Twinkles Oxford Place, has opened it’s doors and already has children exploring the shiny new surroundings, making friends and trying out all the fantastic resources!! 218 more words

Bugsy and Mister Scruffs

We are very excited about the addition of two lovely guinea pigs to our Twinkles White Rose family!! We have called them Bugsy and Mister Scruffs and we have been getting to know them, they are a little bit shy but enjoyed being stroked. 13 more words

Childcare

Labour to launch childcare taskforce to ‘transform’ early years

Freddie Whittaker

Labour will launch a new childcare taskforce to “transform” early years education in England, Angela Rayner will announce this afternoon in a speech aimed at defying her critics. 453 more words

Education

American women still expected to do most chores, regardless of other work

According to a new study from Indiana University, most Americans still assign household chores along gender lines — even among couples where the woman is the primary or sole breadwinner. 326 more words

Gender Equality

The National Anthem

I would say I was patriotic.

Right now, watching the Olympics, I feel like I am right there cheering on team GB.

One thing I have noticed is how hardly any of our Olympians sing the National Anthem. 390 more words

The World