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Develop a growth mindset in your child

Develop a growth mindset in your child

The smartest thing a parent can do is to develop a growth mindset in their kids. That way, they can reap the benefits of a plastic brain over their lifetime rather than be held back by self-limiting beliefs.Read more

Keep Primary School Graduations Limo FREE (Say NO to a stretch limo for your child’s primary school graduation.)

Keep Primary School Graduations Limo FREE (Say NO to a stretch limo for your child’s primary school graduation.)

The primary school graduation should be a night that brings kids together to honour their primary school years and honour the teachers and friends that they shared this brief, formative journey with. Taking a stretch limo is a narcissistic act that says to everyone, ‘Hey! Look at me! I’m pretty cool/rad/mature because I’m acting older than I really am.’ It immediately places a child in a group separate from those who don’t come in a stretch limo.Read more