Category: Parenthood

The end of home schooling, almost

As the summer nears, so ends the last school term. Covid-19 restrictions have taken their toll on all the citizens of Ireland and we all deserve to be proud of the efforts we have made to keep Ireland safe, however grand or small. That said, it has been particularly challenging for parents with school-going children. […]

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(K)now yourself

(K)now yourself

We’ve all been there. You find yourself getting overwhelmed with frustration, or in some cases anger, pacing up and down. There are certain topics that, before you know it, always end up in an argument. We never plan for this to happen, but it takes over without you realising. […]

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Double the workload

Double the workload

The situation most parents find themselves in is challenging to say the least. We are trying to work from home while also home-schooling our children. It is a price we need to pay for the safety of our nation. In years to come, looking back we might not think ‘staying at home’ was such a […]

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Fresh Air Enjoyment During Lockdown

Fresh Air Enjoyment During Lockdown

Just because we are not supposed to be visiting people or going places, doesn’t mean we can’t go outside. Fresh air can work wonders, especially when you’re feeling cooped up. Irish weather isn’t always favourable but when it’s at least dry, head outside for a change of scenery. Have your morning coffee in the garden […]

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Ideas for encouraging good behaviour

Ideas or encouraging good behaviour

Parents want nothing other than to do the very best they can for their children. Not only do you need to show love and respect for your child, you also need to be able to set boundaries and find ways to encourage good behaviour. […]

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