The Tiny Typist Gets Busy

21st June 2016 Little Tigers 0

There are many advantages of working at home. I can make phone calls in my pyjamas, I can have the washing machine going while I’m doing emails, I can go for coffee when I should […]

What To Do About Pocket Money?

17th June 2016 Little Tigers 0

Pocket money is a source of some confusion for parents. Should we give our children pocket money? When should we start? Should it be given in exchange for household chores, or just handed over? A […]

Star(chart)s in Their Eyes

14th June 2016 Little Tigers 0

I’m fairly sure I’ve overdone it on the star charts over the last few years – I just spotted my six-year-old son making an ‘Eat Your Breakfast All Up’ star chart for the brown fluffy […]

Little Sleepy Heads

17th May 2016 Little Tigers 0

I just went upstairs to look at the children. First the boy. He’s 6 and wants to grow up NOW. He’s sleeping hard, worn out after 13 hours of non-stop activity. He’s had bed hair […]

M is for Mama

29th April 2016 Little Tigers 0

I once read that the word most commonly said (or rasped) by a dying person, at the very end, is “mother“. In any language, mother … or mama, mom, moeder, mana, mater, maman … means […]

Chickenpox – a Viral Milestone

23rd April 2016 Little Tigers 0

Parents who get through the whole Chickenpox palaver deserve a medal of achievement. This nasty, itchy little virus – the unwelcome visitor that barges its way in without an invitation – rugby tackles one child […]

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