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“The mean behaviour has to stop …”

February 24, 2019

“The mean behaviour has to stop …” On Friday I received an email from a school asking for help with their year 8 cohort of girls. There was a culture – they said – of meanness towards one another. That’s the seventh email I’ve received just this year (and it’s still February!) from a school asking for help with a cohort of girls. I’m not an expert but here’s some advice from me on how to move forward if you have a year level of girls (in particular) who are behaving badly towards one another.…

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Sunday Mail Column for Sunday 2 January 2010

January 3, 2010

Here we are with a fresh, shiny year in front of us.  A year plump with possibility. A highway of perfect days ahead. The truth is we’re standing…

A clean slate

January 1, 2010

I love a fresh start.  Here’s a little bit of New Year’s Day inspiration for the year ahead ….(thanks to Katie for the link! xx)  As for me,…

Sunday Mail column for Sunday 27 December 2009

December 28, 2009

It’s hard to resist. At this time of year the temptation to write a list of resolutions is as strong as the one to sneak a spoonful of…

Sunday Mail Column 20 December 2009

December 24, 2009

SUNDAY MAIL COLUMN FOR SUNDAY 20 DECEMBER 2009 So you’re either counting down the number of sleeps til Christmas OR counting down the days until your therapist is…

Trailer for my new book Find Your Tribe (and 9 other things I wish I’d known in high school)

December 19, 2009

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What’s a girl like you doing in a place like this?

December 19, 2009

I’m stuck. So I have a title for my book – hurrah! – but I’m stuck at the opening chapter. Did I say chapter? I meant line. I’m…

One Sunday Morning …

December 13, 2009

You know I’ve been meaning to do a blog for a while. My friend Kim Wilkins writes a fabulous blog called Hexebart’s Well. I don’t really know what…

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Over the past 25 years Rebecca Sparrow has earned a living as a travel writer, a television publicist, a marketing executive, a magazine editor, a TV scriptwriter, a radio producer, a newspaper columnist and as an author.

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