Author: Michelle Mckenzie

My line in the sand moment

We had our first baby, my husband was working long hours, getting home in the dark and I felt that deep yearning for us to all be TOGETHER. I recall saying, “it just doesn't...

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Developing Empathy in our Children

Empathy is so important they are naming it as the most important skill that workplaces are now looking for in their employees. But what is empathy and how do we develop it in our...

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Educating at home

If you are wondering why we or anyone else for that matter would choose the home-schooling path, then this post is for you!...

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Emotional Literacy

My mission is to develop the child as a whole, rather than valuing one component of education over another. Try as they might, our society and hence our education system can...

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Parents are Human

We all have up days and down days. Between my posts of beaches, sunsets and art activities we also have our moments of frustration, beyond tiredness and stern words. Sometimes I...

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