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CHILDREN'S AND FAMILY SHOWS: How the Koala Learnt to Hug

How the Koala Learnt to Hug

By Steven Lee
The People’s Theatre Company 

60 minutes

We all love a good hug and none of us more so than that world famous king of cuddles the koala. 139 more words


Teens, Technology and Friendships

Teens, Technology and Friendships. Pew Research Center. Amanda Lenhart. August 6, 2015.

For American teens, making friends isn’t just confined to the school yard, playing field or neighborhood – many are making new friends online. 55 more words

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Violent Trends In Gaming

Violence in video games has long concerned parents, who worry about the influence on impressionable minds of controversial games such as Grand Theft Auto. In many games, players score higher when they break the (virtual) law, behave violently toward others, and maximize the pain inflicted on other players. 336 more words


Until you are grown - a poem

A poem, to my daughter.

I love you more than I can ever own
to you or myself,
for how can I confess, when one day I know… 189 more words

Children And Family

Video Games Cause Violence, Or Do They?

Allright Readers, Settle Down, We’re in for a long haul.

A new long-term study into violent media in the US could help settle the long-standing argument of whether or not violent films and video games are to blame for violence in society. 1,026 more words


More Millennials Living With Family Despite Improved Job Market

More Millennials Living With Family Despite Improved Job Market. Pew Research Center. Richard Fry. July 29, 2015.

Five years into the economic recovery, things are looking up for young adults in the U.S. 84 more words

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5 ignorant questions about co-sleeping

This started out as yet another “5 stupid things…” post (see ‘babywearing’ and ‘breastfeeding’), but once I started listing the questions I realised they weren’t so much stupid as ignorant about co-sleeping and instead of venting my stored-up sarky responses perhaps it might be helpful to actually address some of the most common concerns I hear mentioned. 841 more words

Children And Family