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  1. Erin
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    You might enjoy the blog of another Aussie mum who has twice gifted children, hers are teens

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  2. min
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    Very well written! Be Perfect in Just Three Days cured our daughter of the need for perfection when she was younger. http://www.amazon.com/Perfect-Person-Just-Three-Days-ebook/dp/B00DUDMEAI/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1392016807&sr=8-1&keywords=be+perfect+in+just+three+days

    I agree with you that they need a lot of love. They need to know that it’s okay to fail and that their self-worth is not contingent on their successes. I’ve learned to support her from behind.

    We struggle with asynchronous development too. DD struggles with ideas that most 12 old years wonder about but do not have the emotional capabilities to process it without a great deal of anxiety. It is tough.

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