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I have a 10 year old son who has inattentive type ADHD. He is not hyperactive at all. He is a happy, beautiful, kind, gentle soul and on the whole is such a great kid. But our only problem with him is the instant 'NO!' cycle of misery when we ask him to do something. It is the response for...
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I don’t exactly have a question, I guess I just need a rant! I’ve had a lot happen in my past and I’ve made alot of mistakes in my past that hurt a lot of people, I’ve been trying to rebuild my life and move on from my past but there’s always someone reminding me of it and throwing comments at me...
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I need some advice For context We go to a small rural school. We all own live stock and our children witness the live stock reproduce we are a close knit community If your child came to you telling you that another child was crutch bumping them. Would you A) go to the other child’s parent and talk...

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Separation anxiety is fairly normal occurrence and most children will experience this at some stage. And it's something they will eventually grow out of. My daughter suffered from it when she started prep so i've learnt some things along the way so I thought I would share them with you all. 1) Make sure tell them what is happening. Explain using direct language what will be happening try to do...
This is a FAQ post. These are the most popular answers to a real question asked on The Imperfect Mum. I’m needing advise on how to stop my 3.5 year old from swearing! She constantly swears when angry/frustrated or when she simply doesn’t get what she wants. I admit I’m guilty of dropping the F bomb on occasion. How do I make her understand these words are not appropriate or acceptable? Emma: We’...
I wonder when is it appropriate to turn the other cheek. Are we too busy with our own life that we either walk past or something we shouldn’t? The other morning I was driving my kids to school I noticed two boys in the car in front taunting another kid who was walking along beside their car (we were going very slow due to congestion). You could tell the boys in front were the “popular” boys. They...
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