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Pushy parents, hold back!

Posted on 22nd November, 2012 | Find this under Featured, Yano Life

Liz Fraser discovers how to be an encouraging parent without turning into a tiger mum From the moment our children are conceived our heads become filled with a constant stream of worry. Are they growing enough, eating enough, talking enough, learning enough, sleeping enough..? And before they’ve learned to say, ‘Mum, that’s enough!’ we are [...]

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Rebecca Adlington launches campaign to get kids swimming

Posted on 21st November, 2012 | Find this under Featured, Well Being

Olympic swimmer Rebecca Adlington talks to Melanie Goose about the importance of getting kids swimming, as a study reveals that 40 per cent of children can’t swim At just 23 Rebecca Adlington has an impressive list of achievements under her swim cap, including two gold medals for the 400m and 800m freestyle at the 2008 [...]

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A young boy sitting on a tied up man in a child's playroom. Image shot 2010. Exact date unknown.

If you want your kids to be more creative, just leave them to it

Posted on 10th November, 2012 | Find this under Education, Featured

If you, like many parents, think your child is missing out on creativity, mum-of-four Ursula Hirschkorn has a simple answer. Take yourself out of the picture and it won’t be long before you see their imaginations run riot Ask me what I dream of my children becoming when they grow up, and once I’ve got [...]

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