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3 books for kids celebrating LGBT families

Enjoy these wonderful reads during June that encapsulate same-sex marriage and family. June represents Gay Pride month and the honouring of the 1969 Stonewall...
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Fatherless father

When a boy loses their father, it raises a lot of questions but the most difficult is when they transition from a boy to...
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How to help him be a hands-on dad

By default, mothers are expected to be hands-on, and so we are. Even the term ‘hands-on dad’ is questionable as there isn’t really a...
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8 ways to have the perfect-ish family

I watched a movie the other day called “The Perfect Family” and it got me thinking… Families are very different these days but whether...
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Sowing seeds of love

“Why try and explain miracles to your kids when you can just have them plant a garden?” This quote by Robert Breault sums up...
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How linking cash grants to care empowers parents & makes children happier

Cash transfers, otherwise known as social grants, are growing in popularity in low- and middle-income countries. Their main goal is to reduce the poverty...
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5 non-screen activities for your kids

Do you remember how much screen time you had as a kid? “Screen time” wasn’t even a phrase back then – probably because the...
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Concussions from schoolboy rugby: why parents need coaching

Concussions are one of the most commonly reported rugby-related injuries. Young rugby players have a higher risk of prolonged recovery following a concussion. Preventing concussions...
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How to keep your identity after having a baby

The journey of motherhood begins the moment you decide to be a mother. It may start from planning a pregnancy or applying for adoption,...
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Helping your teen to have a positive body image

A happy home environment can help your child to develop an internal sense of control and a positive sense of self that will equip...
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