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Choosing Christmas Toys: How to Please the Kids This Christmas

Just think – festive decorations, the smell of mince pies baking in the oven, and a Christmas tree surrounded by Christmas toys and gifts of all shapes and sizes. It’s a classic image; but when you have children to buy for it can sometimes seem as though Christmas Eve will never come, and you will be forever walking round the shops trying to find those ideal Christmas toys for your children.

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Ideas to get your child reading

Research has shown that children who begin reading from an early age develop more of an appetite for books and tend to perform better at school. Whilst some kids seem to be natural bookworms, others sometimes need a bit of a prod before sitting down to read, and with such a wide range of titles now available there is something that should interest any prospective reader. If you’re a parent worried that your child isn’t reading enough, sometimes delving into your own past can provide great solutions.

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Cotton Wool Kids: Over-Protecting Our Children Can Be Bad For Their Health

If parental anecdotes are anything to go by, neighbourhoods of yesteryear were a safe-haven where children could wander freely and parents could relax knowing the worst that could possibly happen would be a cut finger or bruised knee.

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Back to School Style for Boys

Boys will be boys and a long day at school usually involves a bit of rough and tumble, meaning school uniforms need to be tough and durable to stand up to the test. There’s no need to worry, however, as many school uniform items have been designed with this in mind and are tough enough to withstand even the most boisterous of boys!

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Top of the Class Schoolwear for Girls

Shopping for school uniforms need not break the bank. The range of schoolwear items available for girls provides plenty of options to choose from and with an array of on-trend items even the most fashion conscious schoolgirls will be kept happy.

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How To Plan A Children’s Themed Party

When choosing your child’s party theme, here are a few things to think about:
1. Make sure the theme you choose matches the age range of your little guests

2. Send out party invites that clearly tells your guests what the party theme is, if you want your guests to come dressed in line with the theme, it’s OK to state this on the invites too.
3. Investigate and ensure you can get complementing items such as decorations and accessories that match the theme, such as Party Plates, cups, decorations and games.

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