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Dealing with failure - how sport can help

Dealing with failure - how sport can help

Helping your children learn how to cope gracefully with life's problems and setbacks is tough, but essential. We take a look at how encouraging your teenagers to play sport - at any level - can help.

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The highs and lows of parenting a ‘sporty’ teen

The highs and lows of parenting a ‘sporty’ teen

Parenting is hard.  Probably the toughest gig you’ll ever take on.  And even the bits that should be easy can turn out to be tricky – like introducing your children to sport. We take a quick look at the ups and downs of life with sports-mad teenagers...

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New Kid on The Block – a small business start-up story

New Kid on The Block – a small business start-up story

We recently heard that we’re one of five small businesses that have been shortlisted for the Small Awards’ New Kid on The Block best business start-up award - woohoo!

We love reading about how businesses we buy from came about, so thought we’d share the start-up story that got us shortlisted.

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How do I motivate my teenager?

How do I motivate my teenager?

We all want our children to be the best that they can be. But finding the right way to motivate them is really hard. Here we have a chat about our experiences in talking to teenagers in a way that's encouraging and positive without putting too much pressure on (and with some top tips from our teens thrown in!).

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Teenage parties and how not to plan them

Teenage parties and how not to plan them

We're huge fans of teenage parties (you can't keep getting invited to parties if you don't hold them, right?) and we're planning to write up a helpful list of party planning tips and advice very soon, but this is a wallow in the disasters of parties past, both ours and other people's. Read and enjoy that this wasn't you...

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