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Boost your immunity in lockdown

I hope you are all keeping both safe and finding ways to break free from the Groundhog Day of lockdown.  This week we cover why slowing down is good for you, the perils of forwarding WhatsApp videos and how laughter boosts your immune system.  My wife turned 39 last week.…

How to raise happy children

My mother spent many of the final years of her teaching career in trouble with Ofsted, the UK governing body. Her teaching approach was unconventional but she believed that children learn best when it’s contextualised in meaningful ways and when they have a sense of ownership. This involved unleashing their…

What’s your mum’s greatest superpower?

Mums are amazing. They come out of the maternity ward having given birth not only to a child but a complete set of mum superpowers. We thought it fitting to compile the definitive list this Mother’s Day. Here they are, enjoy. 1. Magical healing powers Doctor, therapist, medicine woman and…

Fascinating Facts You Didn’t know About September

Like everything else this year, September has been tough to plan. The kids may or may not be back to school, their pencil cases brimming with new pencils, pens and spare facemasks.  And it’s hardly business as usual for the rest of us.  But we’ll adapt and find a way…

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