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Fifty Things To Do Before You’re 12

I was inspired after reading the following list from Nature Play & National Trust WA in the Weekend West: Climb a tree Sleep under the stars Fall off a bike Learn to swim Build a cubby or tree house Find … Continue reading

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Twenty things about school my son will tell his kids

In May my son will be 5 years old. In the year 2043 he will be my age as it is now, and quite possibly by then he will have kids, perhaps even a 5-year-old of his own. When he … Continue reading

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Encouraging Kids Conflict

Parenting Tip: from time to time, allow your kids to argue – and don’t step in to resolve the conflict. Instead, teach them how to resolve the conflict themselves. Today the kids wanted to watch a DVD. Problem was, they … Continue reading

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Costs of Raising Kids

Ever since we discovered Rosalie was pregnant in October 2004, we have been keeping careful track of all expenses related to having and raising children, just to see how it would go. Of course, the decision to raise children was … Continue reading

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Daniel is born

Chloe now has a little brother. Born 11 May 2007, 10:28am weighing 3.08kg. Rosalie and Daniel are both doing great. No-one’s asked but yes I’m fine too, it wasn’t all that difficult really. Ok, here’s the long version for those … Continue reading

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