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Parenting Hack: You’ll never guess how she teaches her child to hold their pen the right way….

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If you are stumped when it comes to teaching your child to hold their pen in the right position, you will LOVE this clever parenting hack.

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Simply place a wad of tissue behind the last two fingers of your child’s hand to keep them gripping their pen or pencil the right way.

Have you tried this parenting hack?


Lauren founded her website Create Bake Make as a way to justify the ridiculous amount of baking she loves to do. She has a super sweet tooth and enjoying a slice of cake (or two) is one of her guilty indulgences. As a Mum of two little boys, when she isn't creating fun activities for the kids or breaking up arguments over toy trucks and cars, you will find her in the kitchen baking up a storm - or hiding in the pantry with the latest cooking magazine and a hot cup of coffee!

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