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The Benefits of Wearing a Belly Band During Pregnancy

The Benefits of Wearing a Belly Band During Pregnancy

March 26, 2020

There are several types of supportive products found in the market and it gives a great comfort for pregnant women and new moms. Each product plays a very important role in different stages of women both during pregnancy and postpartum phase. Among such many supportive products, there is a most comfortable product for women which […]

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Loving young people seeking asylum

December 9, 2013

Some Australian public high schools have students who are asylum seekers living in community detention. Having arrived as unaccompanied minors, they are under the supervision and care of a Non Government Organisation (NGO), which coordinates housing and support for them. Many of these teenagers have come from large extended families. Some no longer have families alive. […]

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A new blog, The Learning Parent

A new blog, The Learning Parent

October 18, 2013

We’re into deeper water, home educating. I find my head is a bit full of parenting and learning. A new blog has been born to help me keep track of my home ed head. Introducing, My heart is still really with Women Bible Life and I look forward to a season which permits more time […]

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Colossians with kids

September 4, 2012

For years now, I’ve had a morning tea and Bible time tradition with my children. It’s very basic. We’ve recently finished Genesis 1-12 which has helped us think and talk about God, humanity and the world.  A lot of ethical questions came up, especially about the value of all human beings (there’s another post in […]

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It's not the teachers' fault.

It’s not the teachers’ fault.

September 1, 2012

We home educate, but we are not anti-school. In fact, I have a growing concern for teachers and schools. Schools are expected to teach children the skills, values and habits which families are responsible for. You only have to read the outcomes and indicators in the NSW Board of Studies syllabuses to see this (if you […]

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Mother fatigue

Mother fatigue

August 13, 2012

I’ve mentioned recently how full the days are and how tired I am when they end. There are plenty of tired people in the world. God has been very gracious to give me children, so I am thankful to be worn out caring for them. But one of the biggest challenges I am feeling is […]

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Lifestyle coveting

Lifestyle coveting

July 2, 2012

I find food, homes, design and bodies quite fascinating. There are plenty of ways to feed the fascination in front of the screens which litter my life. There are many shades of good and bad bound up with each. The trouble is, I am starting to expect that I should be able to cook and […]

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The Australian poor

The Australian poor

December 3, 2010

Christmas is a time when concern for the poor seems to be sharpened a little. It’s easy to find ways to give to the vulnerable in other parts of the world. I have been concerned about the vulnerable in my local community. As I look around, I wonder who the poor are in my region. […]

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