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micheljohn

Hello everyone!

Hello everyone! I am a new person. Very happy to join this forum. Looking forward to receiving th...

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Hello there!

Terror Tots

Eye testing for kids? Updated....

Does anyone's children wear glasses or have you been through the eye testing process with th...

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Very actual thread for me now, younger cousin succesfully wears computer glasses, they were prescribed by his family doctor. I am g...

I Love My Babes

Anyone with kids her go to Waldorf Steiner Schools? Some Questions?

Afternoon Ladies, Just wondering if any of you send your children to Waldorf Steiner Schools? I...

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Hi ladies, I'm wondering what ended up happening for you both? OC are you still homeschooling in SA? I Love my Babes, did you c...

Watjenny4

Looking for Homeschooling e-mail pen-pals for our daughter

Hi Everyone, We are new to the forum. We are looking for Homeschooling e-mail pen-pals for our 1...

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wolfbaby

puberty starting already???

my 7yr old has suddenly started having B.O! I was so shocked. Her attitude is def having moments ...

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Am following this topic... DD is 10. Very tall and seems to be developing faster than other girls her age b Has the whole b.o thing ...

Kaley_Rylees

Help, my eldest isn't ready for baby!

Hi all, I currently have 6 kids and expecting number 7 (crazy, I know). My kids ages are 12, 7, 5...

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Simey01

Worried over 4yo death comments

Tonight while having dinner, DS 4yo asked when DS 6mth was going to die. He said he didn't w...

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Star-Mumm@

2 year age gap

Hi, I was wondering those who have roughly a 2 year age gap between their children, what was you...

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Star-Mumm@ wrote: Thank you, that's really helpful. We are just thinking about TTC #2 atm. No problem. Good luck.

A&E

after school activities

what activities do your kids do? DD1 isn't into sports, she did some soccar and netball thi...

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I understand that oc. DD1 has only done 1 thing a week and we have stopped swimming lessons but go as a family once a fortnight to s...

TinaBNE

Montessori Schools

Ok.. a friend of mine mentioned 'Montessori schools' over the weekend and I saw it come up in a d...

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Old post, however another view: not all Montessori schools are created equal. Almost any school can call itself Montessori school, s...

Margaretsales

How can I change his behavior ?

My DS is just 3 year old. My DD is studying in 1st grade at a Sunnybrook School in Ontario. She i...

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Your options are Australia or New Zealand, as this is the huggies Australia/ New Zealand site, so unless you're interested in t...

jakecindy&bubs

Need advice on my sons school and the way they're handling things....adhd..

My son is adhd and aspergers .. Last school holidays he was admitted to hospital with neuroleptic...

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You are spot on with everything u say, I really appreciate your feed back, seems more clear in my head now thank so much

A&E

how to get my 5 year old to poo easier

DD1 goes poo every 2 or 3 days. This is fine usually as she is not in pain and her poos come easi...

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Does she eat cereal? If she does I would get some psyllium husk (in the health food aisle) and put a teaspoon with her cereal. I fin...

knockonwood

Skin care for girls

Just wondering at what age you should start using "products" on girls faces, such as a ...

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Hey, I use skinue cosmetics. They have wide range of skincare products made of camel's milk. As we all know that camel's ...

knockonwood

DD has a corn on her toe - how do I treat?

I'm assuming it's a corn anyway! She is 7 1/2. It's not bothering her at all or ...

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wolfbaby

red eye white eye

has anyone taken a photo and seen the person in it has red eye in only one eye, the other is refl...

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From what I've read, it's when one eye reflects white (the red doesn't matter) that it's a sign of cancer. I can...

A&E

going off the lunch ideas thread

whats the right amount of food to pack for a 5 year old for school? she has morning break, lunch...

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my DD also started reception today and i did not really have a clue what to pack because i know for a skinny little thing she can ea...

A&E

sun safety at school?

dd1 starts primary school next week and i was wondering about sun safety. i will put sun screen o...

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boofarama wrote: Tigerlily. wrote: Generally, schools have a 'no hat, no play' policy through the warmer months. Children ...

koby_n_caidens_mummy

Looking for a poem for my oldest son to read to his baby sister at her Naming Ceremony

Hi, I'm looking for a nice poem for my oldest son (who is turning 8) to read to his baby sis...

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Mummy <3

Coordinating older sibling whilst in hospital having baby

I am pregnant with my second child, and I have an older child (who is very excited about her pend...

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what about your hubbys family are they in the picture? aunty or uncles?

Fish_1986

Blended Families

My 5 year old step daughter has some really major behavoural issues. We try our best to deal with...

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My little guy turns 6 in April and he is going through that phase, OMG it's a nightmare!! They are just trying to find their pl...

4 1/2 yr old weight and eating

He's sounds very under weight, I would take him to a doctor asap. Also perhaps try Sustage...

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My just turned 4yr old ds is 20.5kg. He is extremely fussy with his eating. He is seeing a paeditrician next month for a number of i...

wigglebrain

what are your teens reading?

I thinking about what to get the family for xmas. My neice is 14 and has just started to get into...

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Thanks everyone. I have just ordered a copy of "between the lines". A had a little read about what it is about and I think...

Cindy B

How would you handle this?

We have a DS6 how has started taking things. I loathe to say "stealing" but it really ...

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Earthgoat85

How to comfort my older child with grandparent separation anxiety, Help!

I'm having a real issue with my 9 year old daughter, I know this is mainly a site for babies...

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Can you make her a little calendar that she mark the days off until she sees her grandmother again? That way she can see when the da...

terror tots

Bumping

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knockonwood

Ideas for 7 y.o. girl birthday please

I always like to do the kids birthdays at home. I rationalise it that then they can invite more ...

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My daughter just had a Nemo themed party. We did nemo cake and lolly bags (all home made), a attempted a piniata, played pass the pa...

knockonwood

Decided on a "movies" party for DD's 7th birthday

So DD1 has decided she's happy to have a heap of girls (about 15!) come here to watch a movi...

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For the cake you could do the kit kat cake CJCMF suggested but instead of M&Ms you could fill it with popcorn. So it looks like ...

A&E

Girl Guides or Scouts?

So just wondering about these for my girls. DD1 will be 5 this year. I remember doing brownies a...

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Its really hard choosing for my kids. Sport or music or dance or gym or girl guides.

GarfieldRules

I never thought I would ever say this..........

My dh has been away for the last 2 weeks in Auckland visiting his sick mum who has been getting t...

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Thanks everyone for your advice. I thought there was seriously something wrong with me mentally with the way I was feeling. I am g...

knockonwood

Present ideas for 7 y.o. boy ???

I only have girls so have no idea what to buy for a 7 year old boy, so ideas please. She is only...

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Thanks ladies, I'm thinking I might go check out the board games and such in Big W. It's hard though as this kid is a rea...

Kiwi Gem

Frustrated with 6 year old- suggestions please!!

Hi all, We have a gorgeous nearly 6 year old, nearly 11mnth old and I'm currently early preg...

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Very good suggestions, thank you.

GarfieldRules

Not coping with whats happening with my 17yr old dd

Hi guys, I need to vent. My 17yr old dd has told me this week she is moving out. Some of you mi...

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Thanks Garfield. It does suck ass to the max!!!!!!

knockonwood

So sick of hearing "no" ....

Just venting really. Seems nearly every evening we are in a cranky house at the moment. DD1 who...

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Thanks, but I've tried charts too. They usually last a couple of weeks & then we're back to square one. Last chart age...

Tarcey75

Child Psychologist

Can anyone recommend a lovely psych, and obviously good at what they do. My 6 year old daughter h...

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knockonwood

So proud of my DD1 !!!!!

DD1 is 6 and in grade one. Today they had a spelling test and her results came back as a spellin...

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oooh, clever girl. I'd be a proud mama too

I Love My Babes

Anyone Know any Gorgeous braided hairstyles they could share?

Morning Ladies My dd1 is having her gymnastics grading on Sunday. I'm just wondering if an...

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Thank you MO3C and mudpies for the links I'm going to try the Dutch Flower Braid tomorrow that looks Great I just hope I can r...

Terror Tots

Whoops

Well I'm currently supposed to be baking some buttermilk scones for DS1's class because...

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unique1 wrote: Thats not too bad I went to put my dog out and had him under my arm then went to put him out then realized my son was...

knockonwood

Costume / Crafty help please ...

DD has her pirate's day at school next week. We've borrowed a costume but she has her ...

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Wow, knew the huggies gals would come up with some ideas

knockonwood

Pirate outfit ????

DD has a pirate day at school in a couple of weeks. Apart from an eye patch I'm not sure we...

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our standard pirate outfit when we were kids was a bandana on the head. eye patch. scar and or beard done with mascara. baggy shirt...