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Surviving revision, exams and the stressed teenager!

At this time of year, I get out and polish those necessary skills we parents need at exam time i.e. the ability to walk on eggshells. I have every sympathy with parents whose teenagers are preparing for any type of … Continue reading

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Free to be me…! a workshop for mums

“Free to be me…!” is a workshop for mums  on Saturday 4 October, 9:30 AM-1 PM in Ruishton. This workshop is for all busy mums of children at any age who spend their time juggling their own lives as well as … Continue reading

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For mums, it is the small things in life…

Thank goodness the new school bag arrived this morning, I now have one happy teenage daughter who is now looking forward to going back to school so she can show it off to her friends. I would say it was … Continue reading

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A personal letter to all mums from a mum!

Dear mums, Last Saturday I began listing all the pressures on mums today, by the time I got to 50 (from money worries, pressures on time, coping with school to worrying about our children not to mention “Facebook and the smug … 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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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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Surviving holidays with teenagers…

Thinking about holidays sitting here in the warm sunshine, here are tips 3, 4 & 5 for surviving holidays with teenagers: 3. A couple of weeks before you go, have a family meeting to talk about the holiday. Allow each … Continue reading

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Reaping the rewards of investing in your parenting skills

My first Surviving Teenagers Programme is now finished and I thoroughly enjoyed the whole experience.I was encouraged by the difference the course made to the families represented, it was lovely to hear about the improved relationships. All families reported a … Continue reading

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Next Surviving Teenagers Programme now booked!

I have had very exciting couple of weeks and my first Surviving Teenagers Programme is now fully booked. So the next Programme is now booked and will start on Thursday 25 April, 7:30 PM-9:30 PM in Creech St Michael Village … Continue reading

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