parenting

A child's blue bedroom with a bookcase like a huge rectangular planter. Image: Einrichten-design.de

How to Get Your Child Interested in Reading

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One of the biggest challenges I have faced as a parent lately is to get my eldest child interested in reading. He’s a bright 8 year old who asks questions…

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A young child appears to be busy doing something on a table in a nursery room. I love the wooden child chairs with the animals faces painted on them. How cute. Image by Cuckooland.

The Essential Pieces For A Baby’s Nursery

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Every new mom awaits patiently the arrival of her baby – that little person that will take over the whole of her heart and change her life around forever. And…

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School children running outside a school building. Image by Marks & Spencer.

School Uniforms :: The Forever Ongoing Debate

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One day before schools open officially here in Greece! Our school shopping list included all the books and supplies, a bigger backpack, laced sneakers and his school uniforms… A check…

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A young child sitting on a floor bed in a Montessori looking bedroom. Image by Cuckooland.

The Montessori Bedroom

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Are any Montessori parents out there? If so, then I want your input. A client of mine wants to design a Montessori bedroom for her bundle of joy. Personally, I…

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Rona, my friend with her baby in her arms.

The Benefits and Challenges of a Multi-Cultural Family Environment

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Raising a multi-cultural family has certainly its benefits and share of challenges. The exposure to different languages means exposure to different mindsets and ultimately a broader way of thinking. But…

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Breastfeeding and Baby Silent Reflux

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Hey new mommies! I want to share a personal experience of mine with you all, hoping that it might be of some help you… When I found out I was…

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