Pack a Punch with a bit of faith

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I used to drive at every problem, challenge and goal with full force. “Fighting for” what I want, has been my ‘default mode’ for as long as I can remember. I come from a difficult family background and had to work hard to escape my circumstances. I took on loans to study, sold everything I…

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Balance between screen-world & real-world: crucial for kids

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I am a huge advocate for good old fashioned activities when it comes to kids. I’m the first one to cheerleader for less screen time, more tree time. Less technology more “play-thology.” Less PlayStation, more imagination. I believe in development and learning through physical, real time interaction, creativity and play. I believe children should play in…

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5 (Kids) Personality types – which one fits your child?

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Having worked exclusively with children since 2006 with the focus of child development through the Creative Arts, I have identified 5 stock personality types in kids. I acknowledge that there will be many more and that children’s personality types cannot be limited to these. These are, of course, drawn from my own observations and I…

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Everyone is an expert! What are YOU an expert at?

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Why were the ‘The Beatles’ so great? Malcolm Gladwell, in his superb book, ‘Outliers – The Story of Success‘ takes his readers on a wonderful journey, analyzing where talents meets effort to achieve success. In it, he argies that ‘The Beatles,’ although talented, also had exponentially more performance experience than the other bands of the…

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A visual diary – memoirs of creating stories, songs and dances for children

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At the heart of my organization, I aim to tell stories. Stories that will interest, amuse and stimulate creativity in children. Stories that are educational and fun. The creative process of creating this for little people is magnificent. I am lucky to have wonderful partnerships on which I rely to make the end product a…

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