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Quote of the Week

We are looking after a neighbour’s new puppy while she is at work. Son: “She likes it on the lounge!” Me: “She’s not allowed on the lounge, put her on the floor please. You can sit with her on the … Continue reading

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Why is it so hard to be honest?

In many of things I’ve read about raising children and particularly children who have issues like ADHD or ASD etc, I’ve encountered the same theories about why these children lie a lot. I’m pretty sure I agree that my son … Continue reading

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What to do when you are talking to ‘Anxiety’?

Well, this week was our first week of getting into extra curricular activities with other actual people. Trampoline went quite well on Monday. Yes, he argued and even got a little rude with the teacher, but she was able to … Continue reading

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New School Year, New Start

Well, the new school year has begun here in Australia. We of course, will still be homeschooling, but this year, I’m going to try and change things up a little bit. On one hand I’m getting a little tougher with … Continue reading

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The Great Shoelace Self Knotter

How funny is my kid? Honestly, despite so much progress, we still seem to be having the same old shoelace discussion each morning. Sure, we forget it a little on the weekends because he’s pretty much a ‘free-range’ kid and … Continue reading

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No! I don’t want to!…. I’m so stupid!

Now that I homeschool my son, the title of today’s post represents words that I hear about 500 times a day! We have settled into a nice little routine here at home, but I can tell you that when you … Continue reading

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