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Common Sense Parenting – Part I
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Four Fun Activities to Get Kids Moving!
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Easy Car Themed Birthday Party
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Product Review - Bumbo
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5 Stylish Dribble Bibs
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Do you keep buying the books in an ongoing series?
Are you a fast typist?
Have you ever had a general anaesthetic?
Do you regularly clean your oven and hotplates?
Do you like large animals like horses?
Did you get a cold or flu this season?
When the weather is really cold, which part of you do you feel it the most?
Do you do your own gardening?
Do you use a microwave regularly?
What is the oldest thing you have in your home?