Tag Archives: parenting

I want my children to be happy…

Ask any parent what they want for their children, the majority will say something about wanting them to be happy. But, what is happiness? Where does it come from and what influences it? I have been trying to answer the … Continue reading

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Happy holidays!

As a working mum with teenage daughters relaxing, enjoyable family holidays are essential! I don’t want a miserable or stressful family holiday so I tried to prevent issues before they happen to make sure that we all have a great … Continue reading

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Let’s do something different for parents of teenagers

I love being part of a Ladies Business Action Group, we all have small start-up businesses and meet once a month on the Blackdown Hills. I look forward to it every month, but why? These ladies are so encouraging, every … Continue reading

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Fearing the unknown? Discover how to successfully parent teenagers.

I have decided to repackage my 16 June workshop – the content is the same, however you can now choose to come for just the morning session, the afternoon one or all day.   This workshop is ideal for parents … Continue reading

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What parents said about my Building Resilient Teenager’s workshop….

When I asked the parents who came along last Saturday what they would say to others about the workshop, they wrote: • Excellent! You can’t afford to miss this workshop, it will give you more confidence in parenting teenagers • … Continue reading

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Thank you Western Daily Press!

I’m very grateful to the Western Daily Press for including this information about my Building Resilient Teenagers workshop 1 February in Ruishton Village Hall, Ruishton, Taunton from 9:30 AM-4 PM: http://www.westerndailypress.co.uk/West-mother-reveal-mysteries-teenage-brain/story-20425481-detail/story.html Thank you to everyone who was already booked their … Continue reading

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2014 dates for Building Resilient Teenagers workshops in Ruishton

UPDATE: You can now book your place on the workshops and 10% discount if you book before 10 January: To book workshop on 1 February, Ruishton, Somerset I am very excited!  Finally getting some dates in the diary for 2014 … Continue reading

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For all parents at Bishop Fox’s school, Taunton

Dear Parents/Carers at Bishop Fox’s School I am Ruth James and over the last few months I have been working with Clive Miller, Assistant Headteacher (Student Welfare), to find out how I could work with the school to positively support … Continue reading

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The Top 10 Risks Teenagers Take

Taking healthy risks is an essential aspect of childhood development, and is one of the best ways for kids to learn about cause and effect and the consequences that come from their actions. Parents should encourage youngsters to take safe … Continue reading

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Letting your children go… why is it so hard!

Yesterday we dropped Sophie off at University, she wants to be a teacher, it is all she has wanted to do since she was 5 years old and I hope she will be an amazing teacher. Over the last 4 … Continue reading

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