My Fussy Eater reduces me to tears

Reduce the difficulties you face with your fussy eating child. Every now and then, it dawns on me how the lives of parents of fussy eaters are negatively affected. Parents struggle, they are often overwhelmed.  A few days ago I… Continue Reading >

Why music is superfood for young children’s brain development

Media kindly brought to you by Mini Maestros We all know a song and a dance gives kids oodles of enjoyment, but did you know music also presents a huge developmental benefit for young children in particular? It’s common to… Continue Reading >

4 Tips For Outdoor Adventuring With Infants & Toddlers | Tiffany Droge | Ep 107

  Scientific research confirms playing outside is beneficial for children’s mental health, overall happiness & development. Also that children who spend more time outdoors end up happier adults. Looking back to our childhood, we each have memories enjoying being outdoors… Continue Reading >

How Toy Cars Can Drive Your Child’s Development; Lessons With Toot-Toot Cory Carson!

Media kindly brought to you by VTech   Cars can accelerate, reverse, slow down, go uphill, and change lanes, so it’s no surprise that young kids are captivated by their sheer range of movement! Toddlers take to toy cars like… Continue Reading >

The Many Benefits of Sensory Toys and Tools for Babies and Children

Media kindly brought to you by Jellystone Designs   The chewing, gnawing or biting of non-food items is something parents most commonly associate with babies as a stage of development they will eventually grow out of. The use of oral… Continue Reading >

Promoting Positive Fatherhood

Dads often get praised for regular parenting (just a bit patronising!) or they get portrayed as goofy and rather unhelpful – think Peppa’s Daddy Pig! So how can we promote positive fathering and the benefits of fatherhood? Simply acknowledging dads… Continue Reading >

Top tips when having your first baby

Congratulations you’re having a baby! Having your first baby is one of the most amazing experiences you will ever have. It is also one of the most challenging times as you learn how to care for a newborn baby and… Continue Reading >

Preparing for your first baby

Having a baby, especially your first is one of the most amazing experiences you will ever have. It is also one of the most challenging times as you learn how to care for a newborn baby and the realities that… Continue Reading >

Back in the Playground!

By: Jane Kilkenny   We are finally seeing playgrounds around Australia re-open after being closed due to Covid-19 restrictions, it’s time to celebrate.  Our playgrounds are not just fun spaces, they are important educational spaces as well and a vital… Continue Reading >

Tips and Tricks on Homeschooling

Homeschooling can be very rewarding in which you can teach children and teens one on one. You get to actually focus on that child or teen and help them. Sometimes you may have a few children to home school and… Continue Reading >