Top five things to look for when finding your child’s new hobby

Raman Bhalla, Co-founder of Playbee   Children’s activities are a dime-a-dozen, with new providers popping up every day, in every city! But how do you find the best provider for your child? We all want the best for our children,… Continue Reading >

Frankie Pants’ Top Tips for Being a Superhero at Home

Being stuck at home for hours on end is no fun for anyone, but here are some top tips from Frankie Pants, superhero of new children’s book Frankie Pants & Mr Fox, on how kids can make the most of… Continue Reading >

Super Snacking

By Sarah Smith from Bayside Dietetics www.baysidedietetics.com.au Twitter #BaysideDietetic FB Bayside Dietetics Instagram @baysidedietetic   Here are two of the most common questions I get asked: What is the best thing to eat for a snack? What should you feed… Continue Reading >

Finished the last page of a great book? Try these ideas to expand kids’ thinking

There are lots of fun extension activities to do with our kids once the last page has been read. Here are practical, tired and tested ideas to try when expanding kids’ experiences, opinions and concepts about the books they read…. Continue Reading >

Delving deeper into your child’s favourite story.

Think back to your own childhood. What was your favourite kids’ book? Depending on your   ‘vintage’ answers will vary. As a little girl, I remember loving the classics; Fairy tales by the Brothers Grimm,  ‘The Five Chinese Brothers’ but mainly… Continue Reading >

Out Of My Control

A huge slice of my step mum experiences can be put into the ‘this is out of my control’ box. Arguably a lot of our lives are out of our complete control however this feeling can be incredibly frustrating. Feeling… Continue Reading >

5 Ways to Connect with Your Child Today

This month it is time to focus on connections. Before the crazy of Christmas descends. ‘Cause us mums are busy, busy, busy little bees. Focused on the tasks that keep the family running, the kids fed, the house semi-clean. But… Continue Reading >

Unique Gift Ideas for an Expectant or New Mum

Written by Alice Zsembery   Have you got a friend that is expecting or recently had a baby? Lost for a gift idea? The chances are that they have already stocked up on the essentials and are probably drowning in… Continue Reading >