Recognising Stepmothers on Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is just one day of 365 days to recognise and acknowledge the role of all women and all female carers; mothers, stepmothers, grandmothers, guardians, carers in their often unsung and unpaid roles as carers of Australian children.  Biology… Continue Reading >

To the best mother – you!

Quite a few years ago I was listening to talk back radio on a long road trip to help keep me awake and alert. The radio announcer was talking about relationships between estranged parents and children and was inviting people… Continue Reading >

4 Reasons to Settle Out of Court When Going Through a Separation

Going through a separation is difficult, especially if kids are involved. It can get messy, sometimes spiteful, not to mention emotionally challenging for all who are involved. There are benefits to putting your differences aside and trying to settle out of… Continue Reading >

Sifting to find the truth about introducing solids

  Part 1 on Introducing Solids. Written by Sarah Smith from Bayside Dietetics www.baysidedietetics.com.au Twitter #BaysideDietetic FB Bayside Dietetics Instagram @baysidedietetics   “That’s not how we did it”. Usually a catch-cry we attribute to our folks’ generation. But just the… Continue Reading >

The Transition Back From Daylight Savings

It has come to that time of year where the weather is cooling down and the days are getting shorter. If you are a parent, then this isn’t as much about moving towards autumn leaves and more temperate days, but… Continue Reading >

How to build relationships so that kids will listen: 8 things to do

As psychologists, we often say that kids need connection before correction. That means parents need to connect with them before they can start the process of trying to change behaviour (the correction part). And it’s true – that connection with… Continue Reading >

Announcing: Kiddipedia’s Early Years Guide 2024 Edition

Did you know that up to 95% of a child’s brain has developed by the age of 5 years? The Early Years of life set the foundations for lifelong health and well-being. During the early stage of life, toddlers’ and… Continue Reading >

Announcing: Kiddipedia’s Newborn Guide 2024 Edition

What could be more beautiful than bringing a new life into the world? It is undoubtedly incomparable and unparalleled with anything else. From a baby’s first heartbeat to the moment you hold your newborn in your hands, the journey to… Continue Reading >

Announcing: Christmas Gift Catalogue 2023 Edition

Oh the magic of Christmas, it really is the most 
wonderful time of the year. As the holiday spirit twinkles in the air and the anticipation of Christmas morning builds, there’s a unique enchantment that surrounds this special time of… Continue Reading >

What are the Benefits of Cardboard Building Blocks for Children: Advice and Buying Guide

Play Edo giant cardboard blocks offer kids above 3 years a fun way to improve their cognitive ability. The eco-friendly blocks also promote sustainability.