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Spring Time Educational Activities

October 27, 2016

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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Black Dog By Christobel Mattingley

October 25, 2016

Our book review this week is an old story. Black Dog is one of a select few childhood books of my own that I have…

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Brilliant box activities

Why Brilliant Boxes Are Not Just ‘More Homework’

October 20, 2016

Brilliant Box activities Your kids are already really busy, right? So are you. We know. We get it. The last thing you need is something…

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Chatterbox By Margaret Wild

October 18, 2016

  Our book review this week is Chatterbox  by Margaret Wild. It has been a favourite in our family for quite a few years. For those…

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How to do an Aussie Halloween

Australian Halloween – Tips

October 13, 2016

How to do and 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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Belonging book review

Belonging By Jeannie Baker

October 11, 2016

Belonging is another wordless picture story book and a Jeannie Baker masterpiece! We love this book so much we even use it in one of…

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Easy-cheap-kids-activities

10 easy and cheap activities for kids at home

October 06, 2016

  Easy cheap kids activities – yes please! Do you want activities to keep your kids busy and entertained at home? On rainy days? On…

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book review of Night Noises by Mem Fox

Night Noises By Mem Fox

October 04, 2016

Our book review this week is on Night Noises by Mem Fox. It is one of those lovely books that takes you by surprise with its…

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Family camping

Camping With Kids: 11 Life Lessons to be Learned

September 29, 2016

. Camping with kids When I was a kid, pretty much all our family holidays were spent towing our Jayco campervan around Australia. The memories…

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Dogger By Shirley Hughes

September 27, 2016

  Dogger is a book from my childhood. In fact, the copy I have at home and read to my kids is my copy from…

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