The Revision Toolkit: Must-Have Resources for Exam Prep
Jan05

The Revision Toolkit: Must-Have Resources for Exam Prep

As your child approaches exam season, it’s natural to feel a mix of concern and eagerness to help them succeed. Preparing for exams can be a challenging time for teenagers, and as a parent, you play a crucial role in supporting their efforts. We understand that every child’s needs are unique, and finding the right balance between guidance and independence is key. Juice Flair Shutterstock Our aim is to equip you with...

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Tips for choosing a bedroom colour scheme
Jan04

Tips for choosing a bedroom colour scheme

Choosing a new colour scheme for your bedroom can be hard work. Using testers or sample sheets can be helpful. But first you need to narrow down your colour choices, otherwise you could find yourself trying out endless shades of paint on your walls. Chris H_F shutterstock One thing that helps is knowing what different colours and paint effects can bring to a room, whether that’s adding character, brightening it up or making it feel...

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The Teen-Tech Balance: Encouraging Responsible Device Use
Nov14

The Teen-Tech Balance: Encouraging Responsible Device Use

Navigating the complex world of teenagers and their devices is a multifaceted challenge for any parent. From the minute they wake to the moment they sleep, screens are an ever-present factor in their lives. Yet, within this digital tapestry, lies the opportunity for teens to develop autonomy, learning, and connection. It’s not the technology itself that’s the issue; it’s about finding equilibrium. The right balance...

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Top Tips To Stay Stylish And Warm This Winter
Nov09

Top Tips To Stay Stylish And Warm This Winter

In the face of winter’s chill, dressing warmly becomes more of a necessity than a choice. But bundling up doesn’t mean you have to lose your sense of style. Winter fashion, in fact, provides an excellent opportunity to experiment with various textures, layers, and accessories to create outfits that are both practical and visually appealing. With the right pieces and a touch of creativity, you can craft a winter wardrobe...

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Young people and seasonal affective disorder …
Oct03

Young people and seasonal affective disorder …

Winter … it’s almost here!  And along with it are the dark nights.  It’s well known that the onset of autumn and winter can affect individual moods, and the government have previously recommended taking a vitamin D supplement, which can help with healthy cell and bone growth and vitality and energy.  Read more about seasonal affective disorder (SAD)… SAD teenager By Novikov Alex | Shutterstock What is seasonal...

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The Rollercoaster Ride of Raising a Teenager
Sep29

The Rollercoaster Ride of Raising a Teenager

Raising a child is akin to being on a rollercoaster. The infant years are full of delightful surprises and precious moments, the toddler phase is characterized by those cute mischievous antics, and the pre-teens are a time of boundless curiosity. However, as the rollercoaster reaches its peak, we enter the challenging world of raising a teenager. The descent is filled with unpredictable twists, turns, and sometimes even heart-stopping...

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