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Rock a Bye Baby…


You nuzzle in, closer and then closer a little more. You grunt for me to pat you to sleep. Your eyes begin to close, but reopen at my slightest movement. You whisper “Shhh shh” asking me to repeat this whilst I pat you. Rock a Bye Baby.

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Local Flair Issue 18: Kitabox


Local Flair is back and this time with a unique reading subscription box that brings age specific books for your children every month to your door. Charlotte Perret, the mastermind behind the idea of Kitabox, is here to share with us more about how the business began and what she hopes to achieve with it, as well as an insight into her…

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An Open Apology to my Son’s toys…


Dearest Toys, This letter is dedicated to the toys that are strewn across the floor. The ones neatly stacked in piles or chucked inside toy boxes. The toys I am endlessly picking up, day in and day out. Toys, toys, toys galore. For being toys, you go through a lot, and well to be honest… I have a lot to…

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I am THAT Parent who…


We are all *secretly* THAT parent. The one who does the things they are not supposed to, because they do not meet social conformities, or our expectations that we ignorantly held before parenthood. Though our Instagram paints a pretty picture of days out and smiling toddlers, we all fall prey to being that parent that we vowed we wouldn’t before pregnancy misshaped…

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