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How to Help a Highly Sensitive Child After School

Parents of highly sensitive children are no strangers to after school meltdowns. It’s common amongst highly sensitive children (HSC). Are you are one of those parents who regularly have to pick your young child off the ground on the school … Continue reading

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Top 3 Happy Sensitive Kids Blog Posts of 2016

Firstly I would like to extend a huge thank you to all of you who have stumbled upon this blog in the course of 2016. Your support, touching comments and contact has been heartwarming throughout the year.

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6 Easy Ways to Empty Your Own Bucket

Parenting is hard. Parenting a highly sensitive child can be exhausting. Parenting when you are a highly sensitive person is draining. And it generally feels uncomfortable for many mothers to look after themselves, to even entertain the idea of self … Continue reading

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How to Help A Teacher Help Your Highly Sensitive ChildĀ 

IĀ spent 90 minutes in my youngest son’s class helping a group of seven children make paper lanterns to use for a neighborhood walk after their Christmas dinner. I already had a lot of respect for teachers. I really did. Now, … Continue reading

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Happy Sensitive Kids “I’m Emptying My Bucket” Door Hanger – Free Printable

I recently published some free bucket activity printables to help you and your highly sensitive child (HSC) talk about their bucket – to think about what fills it and what empties it. There’s now a door hanger to add to … Continue reading

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A Bucket Activity for Highly Sensitive Children (with free printable)

A highly sensitive child (HSC) has difficulty filtering out sensory input around them. This means, for example, that every noise, smell, touch, action and movement around them is noticed and deeply processed. Building in quiet moments into a HSC’s day is essential to … Continue reading

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Top 5 Happy Sensitive Kids Blog Posts of 2015

I am so grateful for all the wonderful feedback this year that many of you have taken the time to contact me with. It’s been a great year as far as this blog goes, with readership exceeding all my goals … Continue reading

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