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You’re not lonely when you’re teaching, you’re not quiet, you’re laughing most of the time, you’re having a wonderful time interacting with young people. It’s…
You experience other cultures to give you a kind of shock that makes you look at your own culture. You appreciate it more as a…
Putting babies as young as two weeks into child care for the first year of their life, for 60 hours a week, will cause their…
My mother was a very difficult woman to please. She was the sort of woman who thought that if I were praised I would get…
I was the most Australian child ever in the world, even though my home was in Africa.
I think that my favourite animal is a baby possum, or a joey. The face of a really little joey is so divine – so,…
I think sometimes we rush through countries, ticking off the attractions, but that’s missing the point.
I have very little patience with children.
Babies have much higher levels of stress in childcare.
I don’t know why some people have children at all if they know that they can only take a few weeks off work.
I made a lot of friends at school, and they were all Africans. I could have felt very different. I didn’t feel different, I didn’t…
My Mother was a very wild Australian woman. When we were in Africa she could kill a snake with one blow from a crow bar,…
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