Parenting

5 Activities to Do After Watching a Movie

August 03, 2017

  Who doesn’t enjoy a good movie? Especially in the depths of winter, movies can be a great way to spend an afternoon, but if…

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Under the Love Umbrella By Davina Bell

August 01, 2017

  I was going to read this book to the class I have been teaching over the past couple of weeks, but I really wasn’t…

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Rainy Day Games

July 13, 2017

Winter can be challenging with young children; lots of days spent cooped up inside, no park visits to get the wriggles out and only so…

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Playlist for Mums – our top 21 for June

June 22, 2017

Around 6 weeks ago, we gave you what was then our ‘Top 21’ – what we had on our music playlist for getting through housework, doing…

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Lunchbox Notes – free template

May 25, 2017

This blog post is for any parent who really wants to be that super-parent who does cute lunchbox notes for their kids, but never actually has…

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Mother’s Day interviews

May 11, 2017

         With Mother’s Day just a few days away, we thought it might be nice for the people who make up The…

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Brilliant Holiday Ideas

Autumn Leaves, 15 ways

May 04, 2017

I love autumn; I always have. Growing up in a country town, autumn was by far the most beautiful season and scrunching autumn leaves underfoot…

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Easter weekend ideas

April 06, 2017

Let me just say this up front: this is not another ‘Easter craft’ blog post. You can Google that stuff and there are many more…

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Self-Reflection for children

March 30, 2017

With the first round of school holidays upon us, we thought this would be a great opportunity to offer a few self-reflection questions you can…

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Memory Lane

March 16, 2017

With a new school year well underway we thought it might be a good time to run the first of what will be a regular…

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