Tag Archives: Dealing with New Environments

Sending a Highly Sensitive Child off to School for the First Time

As we face ‘back to school’ here in the Netherlands I am reminded how lucky I am that my two eldest children return to school in pretty much the same state they left it last July. They will both have the … Continue reading

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Dealing with New Situations and Places When You’re Highly Sensitive

Ideas for blog posts often come from unexpected and surprising sources, and this one is no exception. Last week I took my two eldest sons to their first Dutch football match. It was also my first time at our local eredivise … Continue reading

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Book Review: Angel Violet’s Magic Wings

Angel Violet’s Magic Wings (UK link here) is written by Bonnie Snyder and illustrated by Alissa Shouts with highly sensitive children in mind. It is aimed at 4 – 8 year olds. I was asked to take a look at … Continue reading

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How to Prepare a Highly Sensitive Child for a Medical Appointment

Whenever you need to take your highly sensitive child (HSC) somewhere for the first time many parents are faced with an unpleasant scenario; sometimes there are tears, tantrums, and silence to battle through and other times there is just a complete lack … Continue reading

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