Blog Category: Posts By Common Concern

One Look, One Word, One Touch Downloadable Poster

  Please enjoy this printable poem from Maggie as 2021 comes to an end. Click[...]

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Interoception: Kids, energy and the body budget

Interoception may be a big word but it’s really helpful to understand if you’re raising[...]

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Leaning in with light for our tweens and teens

Navigating the huge transformation from being a child to an adult has never been more[...]

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Square Peg, Round Hole podcast interview

Maggie joined Louise Kuchel for her Square Peg, Round Hole podcast to talk about why students[...]

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Grandparenting in a pandemic

One thing we have all learnt from COVID-19 is how much extended family really matter.[...]

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Time to talk puberty? Here are 10 strategies to help you get started

A guest post from Michelle Mitchell Most parents tell me that puberty wasn’t a subject[...]

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Roosters & Lambs – Book extract on Raised Good

Is your child a ‘rooster’ or a ‘lamb’: book extract on Raised Good Tracy Gillett[...]

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Why Maggie does what she does – The Innovators Diary podcast

Maggie had a great chat on the Innovators Diary podcast about how she does what[...]

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Parental As Anything – from play to resilience and loss on Family 360 podcast

To celebrate Maggie’s book Parental As Anything coming out in print in the UK and[...]

Book Reviews

The Single Mother’s Social Club

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Innovative Education Reform Needs Common Sense and Genuine Consultation

As a former teacher, I am still deeply passionate about education. In 2013 I took[...]

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Shifting kids’ habitual behaviours

Do your children have any habitual responses that are disruptive to your family? In this[...]

Book Reviews

The Women’s Brain Book

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Honouring the human spirit in our homes and classrooms

Last week a story went around the media and socials about a farmer who was[...]

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Navigating these crazy, crappy, uncertain times as a family

No matter where you are in the world right now there is still no sense[...]

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S4 Episode 12 – Parenting Children with ADHD – Parental As Anything ABC Podcast

Is your child fidgety, impulsive or finds it hard to stay focused? Have you ever[...]

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Maggie on the Great Australian Lives podcast

Maggie joined journalist Laura Turner for a long chat on 3AW’s Great Australian Lives podcast.[...]

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S4 Episode 11 – Parenting Autistic Children – Parental As Anything ABC Podcast

One in 70 people in Australia is autistic, so chances are you’ve had an experience[...]