Musings: Parenting girls

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Prepare well for exams – but still have a life!

Jess can’t seem to get down to her revision.  Her teachers know that she is a capable student who has the potential to do well, but at this rate she’s not going to do as well as she could.  Jess finds revision boring and Facebook so much more attractive.  It’s not that she wants to […]






Posted on 12 February 2015
Musings: Parenting teenagers, Parenting girls
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Next ‘Girls Journeying Together’ group starting in the spring 2017

    Free Trial Session for girls (with Mums) on Friday 2nd March 2018, 5pm – 7pm or Saturday 3rd March 10am – 12pm Every year around spring time, I start another of my year-long Girls Journeying Together groups.  A dozen or so 10-12 years olds sit in a circle in my sitting room nervously wondering how we […]






Posted on 9 May 2014
Musings: Parenting girls, Coming of age
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Coping Well with Exam Stress

Exams are on the way – for some it’s important exams – but actually for many students every exam feels important at the time. Parents want to help, but the trouble is that a lot of the best tips for managing exam stress sound incredibly like the nagging we may have been doing for years […]






Posted on 17 April 2014
Musings: Parenting teenagers, Parenting girls
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