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What to buy your toddler this Christmas!

Posted by Amanda Jenner

There are so many toys on the market, making a choice on what to buy for Christmas a lot harder. Is this toy within budget this year? Can I afford it? Is it age appropriate? Does it have any small parts that can be dangerous?  
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There are so many toys on the market, making a choice on what to buy for Christmas a lot harder. Is this toy within budget this year? Can I afford it? Is it age appropriate? Does it have any small parts that can be dangerous?  
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Night Time Potty Training

Posted by Amanda Jenner

This is the all-time big question I get asked by parents. As for daytime training, before you start you need to look for signs your toddler is ready. I tell the parents I work with to make sure their child is completely dry in the day for at least a couple of months before even attempting nighttime training.
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This is the all-time big question I get asked by parents. As for daytime training, before you start you need to look for signs your toddler is ready. I tell the parents I work with to make sure their child is completely dry in the day for at least a couple of months before even attempting nighttime training.
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How To Talk About The Queen's Death

Posted by Amanda Jenner

With the sad news of Queen Elizabeth II death, a much loved and hugely respected public figure, her dedication to the public service and helping others, earning the love and affection of generations in the UK and across the commonwealth and the rest of the world can lead to children questioning and trying to understand what this all means.  
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With the sad news of Queen Elizabeth II death, a much loved and hugely respected public figure, her dedication to the public service and helping others, earning the love and affection of generations in the UK and across the commonwealth and the rest of the world can lead to children questioning and trying to understand what this all means.  
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Amanda's Guided To The First Few Weeks of School!

Posted by Amanda Jenner

Back to school time can be difficult for the whole family, as you all adjust back to the day to day routine. Bedtime routines may have relaxed during the holidays, so the combination of overtired, anxious children, adjusting back to a schedule, can be stressful on any household. So if you’re child is starting school for the first time, or they are just returning to a new school year, here are some of my tips to help over the first few weeks of school.
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Back to school time can be difficult for the whole family, as you all adjust back to the day to day routine. Bedtime routines may have relaxed during the holidays, so the combination of overtired, anxious children, adjusting back to a schedule, can be stressful on any household. So if you’re child is starting school for the first time, or they are just returning to a new school year, here are some of my tips to help over the first few weeks of school.
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Potty vs Toilet Trainer Seat

Posted by Amanda Jenner

The common questions that parents wonder is - which one does my toddler use first... potty or potty seat?
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The common questions that parents wonder is - which one does my toddler use first... potty or potty seat?
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