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Old 11-19-2012, 07:11 AM   #3
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Re: Ingenious child wrangling tips

Originally Posted by jam's mum View Post
My mum used to play 'hibernating hedgehog' with us. She would go to sleep on the sofa and my sisters and I would cover her with blankets and sprinkle 'leaves' on her, and then be very, very quiet so that we wouldn't wake the hedgehog before winter was over.

With regards to Christmas, my brothers and I always exchanged presents on Christmas eve after dinner. And, oddly, we ALWAYS gave each other board games. Which conveniently kept us occupied for the rest of the evening.
Kat ~ Mum to G (11), D (9) and O (7)
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