Posts by Erin

Cafe Activities – free printables

November 08, 2018

I love taking my kids out to a cafe for a treat. They love it. They love the whole ritual of reading the menu, eating…

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The Were-Nana By Melinda Szymanik

November 06, 2018

  I stumbled across The Were-Nana, last week when I was searching for a spooky Halloween-type story to read. This one is a bit of…

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Brilliant Boardgame Printable

November 01, 2018

Does  your family love a boardgame? Our families certainly do! One particular thing we’ve had a lot of fun doing with The Sunshine Collective activities…

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The Red Tree By Shaun Tan

October 30, 2018

  If you are at all familiar with ‘those’ days and sometimes things just seem a little much or a little not enough, this would…

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spring-activities

Spring Time Activities

October 25, 2018

Spring themed educational activities Spring has sprung and here in Melbourne it is finally beginning to feel like it! This time of year is always…

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Clancy and Millie and the Very Fine House By Libby Gleeson

October 23, 2018

  The first thing that made me pick up this book, was the very-familiar illustrations, done by Freya Blackwood, of The Runaway Hug, another Sunshine…

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Fun Free Printables for the Younger Years

October 18, 2018

Fun Free Printables! At this time of year, a lot of school age kids are getting a bit tired and winding down from studies. In…

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Way Home By Libby Hathorn

October 16, 2018

  Although the direction in which this book is heading, may well be obvious to an adult, it will most likely surprise children and create…

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Australian Halloween – Tips

October 11, 2018

How to do an Australian Halloween Halloween in Australia hasn’t really been much of a ‘thing’. However, our kids are increasingly aware of it with…

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Oh The Places You’ll Go! By Dr. Seuss

October 09, 2018

  The first time I read Oh The Places You’ll Go! was when I was 22 and about to embark on my overseas adventures. A…

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