Prompted by the death of Alby Fox Davis, we call upon the ACCC to urgently review its mandatory safety standards for children's toys, in particular, rubber and plastic bouncy balls. These balls are often given as party favours, prizes and gifts to children of all ages; from toddlers to primary-school students. Two of the five… Continue reading Ban the bouncy ball
When looking to purchase a pram, where do you start? Do you make a list of all the features you want? Do you set a budget? Ask your mum-friends? Ask strangers in shopping centres for impromptu reviews of their prams? Buying a pram can be daunting. When there's so much choice, and so much variation… Continue reading Newest pram on Aussie market has must-have feature every mum will love.
See my beautiful teaching space, using the Tranquil Watercolour Theme.
We are continuing with our reduced-chocolate (not chocolate-free!) Easter preparations. Our family has our own little tradition of giving non-chocolate gifts at Easter for a number of years now, and I'm always interested in new ways to celebrate and give without over indulging in sweets. I found some gorgeous inspiration on Pinterest for bath treats… Continue reading Easter gift DIY: cocoa bath salts with milk bath
I've searched the web for Easter activities from some of Australia's best parenting bloggers. Enjoy! Homemade Easter eggs with Coconut Caramel Filling from Little Peeps Eats. Gorgeous bunny bags for gifts, via Mumlyfe. Delicious apple and cinnamon hot cross buns over at Kidgredients. Gorgeous Easter bonnet inspo plus nineteen other activities from around the web… Continue reading Easter Craft round-up!
Brisbane is ablaze with the vibrance and rhythm of Brazil, as Circus Rio travels Queensland's south-east. The first-of-it's kind circus to hit Aussie shores combines Latin beats, Samba dance, ballet, aerial performance, Capoeira combat and FMX bikes. It's an action-filled event which will thrill and excite your whole family. Circus Rio is Australia's largest travelling… Continue reading Outing Review: Circus Rio
Ten things that every parent of a girl should say to her. Talking to our daughters (from toddlers to teens) with an open, supportive heart is crucial.
A list of equipment and resources you'll need to get started with play-based learning at home.
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How to create an effective capsule wardrobe for your daughter. Use eight pieces of clothing to make a week's worth of outfits.