Dear Kathy, I recently heard you speak about parenting at your old kinder, Box Hill South Preschool, and have had the good fortune to have heard you speak on various topics before. In fact, you also taught me for a semester at Swinburne Uni early childhood dept (in a universe far far away!) I commented that you are such a guru to me in both parenti... more
Janine B

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Kathy and Shona

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Warmest regards Kathy and Shona

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