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Want children to do well? Let them take a break!

Want children to do well? Let them take a break!

Here’s more proof that breaks are good for us! A Texas school took the plunge and gave their young students four recess breaks a day, rather than the standard two, with surprisingly good results. The experiment proved yet again that break time does more than give children free time after lunch - it’s

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Toddler and baby biting! What to do about children who bite

Toddler and baby biting! What to do about children who bite

Babies and children love to explore with their mouths. Natural curiosity lends itself to almost anything being placed into their tiny mouths, so biting is a natural extension of this process. Over time, the biting may continue, but for different reasons. Let’s take a look at why babies and toddlers bite.

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Question: can you spoil a baby? Answer: absolutely not!

Question: can you spoil a baby? Answer: absolutely not!

There is no one more vulnerable than a newborn baby. Totally helpless, they rely on us for everything. As a parent or carer, it’s your job to love, care for and attend to your newborn. This is no easy feat, and frankly, it’s a lot of work. But contrary to what some believe

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