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Planting the seeds…

A recent poll among small children found that the majority of them didn’t think Santa could be a female because “she’d get lost delivering all the presents.” Now, I hate to bring you down with my outlook on Christmas, but … Continue reading

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Playing to win

I mentioned last week that Liz Truss had talked about trying to do something about gender-based marketing of toys. At the risk of sounding like a conservative-with-a-small-c, it really shouldn’t be necessary for the government to interfere with this – … Continue reading

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The Toy Story effect

I wanted to write a quick post, mainly to check if I’m the only parent who does this, but… Does anyone, since having watched and enjoyed the Toy Story movies, actively take better care of the baby’s toys in case … Continue reading

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