Kids

Floor Games For The Whole Family

June 08, 2020

  I’m not sure whether or not you have noticed, but it’s cold outside; really, really cold. At this time of year, going out is…

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Make your garden the classroom!

April 19, 2020

Just like parents all around the country (the world!), we are embarking on a learning journey with our kids at home. Between our families here,…

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Wonder world – activity ideas for learning about other cultures

February 07, 2019

We were talking about Chinese New Year, because we have family members who celebrate it. It sparked a whole night of discussion about the different cultural…

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Outdoor Family Activities

January 31, 2019

We think there is already an ocean of ‘craft’ type blogs out there in Internet land . . . written by people way handier with…

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When the Love of Learning Fades – 6 tips to re-engage your child

January 24, 2019

The majority of young children love to learn. They are like sponges, soaking up as much information as possible. Most also love going to school…

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School Readiness – ten tips

January 17, 2019

Maybe your kids are heading into conventional school, maybe you’re planning your homeschool set-up for the year ahead. Either way, we thought a few ‘school…

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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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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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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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Why I Encourage My Children to be Bored

October 04, 2018

As parents we want our children to be happy. I mean, that’s basically the number one goal, right? Happy and healthy, and they won’t be…

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