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What to do when it comes to kids’ stuff (and nonsense)


What to do when it comes to kids’ stuff (and nonsense)

Three years of running an online parenting community will teach you useful tricks about how to bring up kids

Vanessa Raphaely

After Vanessa Raphaely left her directorship of Associated Media she founded The Village, a Facebook community of SA parents of tweens, teens and young adults. It has 33,100 members and adds on average 1,000 members a month. 

After three years presiding over this community, has The Village’s “Niceness Ninja” learned anything useful about parenting, human nature and keeping the peace? 

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