Author: Richard Peters

Sleeping Thoughts – Pillows & Mattress A Rip Off?

I walked into a furniture store once with my partner looking to be mature with our tax returns for once and spend them on a quality mattress. We were greeted by a very nice man who took us around the store for literally hours. I spent a fortune on my mattress which is supposed to …

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Different Uses for “Coke” that You Might Not Know

Since weaning I have been drinking coca cola at least 1 liter a week (in average). Until now I have nothing abnormal and I still go on drinking it. It’s amazing how something as simple as coke can be used for many other things other than drinking. I still don’t understand how if something like …

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Kids Using Old Tech

Their problem solving skills definitely need work. I don’t see that as generation specific though. My parents are the same age, my father figures things out pretty well but my mother just never seems to get it.   I don’t think they are stupid but you must admit they are a good example of how …

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Melania Condemns Cyber Bullying

I think Melania actually does have a kind heart. By all accounts, she’s a devoted mom. I don’t think she has any influence at all over her husband, and may even be abused by him. She should never have married him; I suspect she didn’t know what he was really like until it was too late. …

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Keeping Kids Cybe Safe

Both of my kids have tablets. Their tablet time is limited and is always used when I have easy access to see what they are doing it the games they are playing. My daughter does have access to YouTube, but only to certain things (cookie swirl c, Hailey’s magical​ playhouse and song lists I’ve already composed). I …

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I’m Not Pleased There Is Not A Playground

As one of the co-chair’s for the South Playground Society (fundraiser group for Isabel Public School), I have found this to be very interesting! I agree whole-heartedly that our government (no matter past or present) should indeed provide funding for our new schools to have playgrounds. Unfortunately, that isn’t the case, and as parents and …

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Baby Reflux – The Silent

When Bubba was about 2 weeks old we started to see a change in him. He went from being our contented, sleepy little newborn to being agitated, screaming whilst being fed, taking around 30 mins to drink a bottle, grunting A LOT and getting hiccups A LOT! I know that these may just sound like …

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Child Safe Org

Child-Safe International has been a leading force in the protection and safeguarding of young travellers since 1995. Arguably, in 2016 the need for awareness raising, training, and accreditation services exists more than ever. It is therefore with sadness that the Board of Trustees has concluded that the charity no longer has sufficient human and physical …

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