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How to Encourage Healthy Risk-Taking In Your Kids

How to Encourage Healthy Risk-Taking In Your Kids

August 15, 2019

Does anybody else find themselves shrieking ‘Too high!’ ‘Too fast!’ Too far!’ at their children much more often than they thought they would?  The thing is, recent studies suggest that reducing risk-taking too much actually hinders the process of development in a child.

But how do we encourage them to take risks in a way that doesn't end up in a trip to the emergency room?

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How to Keep your Kids Sun-Safe WITHOUT nagging!

How to Keep your Kids Sun-Safe WITHOUT nagging!

July 08, 2019

We believe in making things easier for parents, not harder. That’s why we have our Babiators Replacement Guarantee. And that’s why we’re sharing the concept of sun-safety stations with you.
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How To Get The Kids Out and About When Its Cold (and avoid cabin fever!)

How To Get The Kids Out and About When Its Cold (and avoid cabin fever!)

July 07, 2019

The benefits of outdoor play for children are well-documented. And when it’s warm and sunny, and bare feet are par for the course, it’s easy to get the kids outdoors and active. 

 But what about in winter? When it’s cold, windy and damp? 

 That’s much harder.   

 But never fear. We’ve got a whole host of ideas for getting your kids out and about when it’s cold 

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Hip Hip Hooray It's Small Business Day: Why Small Business Is So Important

Hip Hip Hooray It's Small Business Day: Why Small Business Is So Important

June 26, 2019

Today is World MSME Day! What is that, you ask?

Well, 27 June is the day that the United Nations recognizes the importance of small business (Micro, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises to be precise, but that’s quite a mouthful!) and their contribution to sustainable development.

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3 Simple Steps to Make Easter Memorable for Your Kids (WITHOUT the Sugar Overdose!)

3 Simple Steps to Make Easter Memorable for Your Kids (WITHOUT the Sugar Overdose!)

April 04, 2019

The trick to keeping Easter special for your children is to go for quality over quantity.  Follow these 3 simple steps to make Easter special for your kids (without the sugar overdose!)

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The Young Mum’s Remarkable Choice You Need to Read About

The Young Mum’s Remarkable Choice You Need to Read About

March 08, 2019

There's something different about this young mum.

At first glance, she seems just about the same as everyone else.  A young mum with three kids, she is softly-spoken, almost impossibly youthful-looking, and lives in a tight-knit beachside community where the summers are long and lazy, and the cars are forever sandy.

 

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The Good Christmas Presents Challenge For a Stress-Free Christmas

The Good Christmas Presents Challenge For a Stress-Free Christmas

October 17, 2018

Remember when you were a kid, and Christmas was absolutely the most exciting time of the year?  It meant dessert at lunchtime, spending all day in the pool and, of course, the ever over-dressed Santa. But now, the tables have turned. We are the ones responsible for making the magic of Christmas happen.   And when that

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5 Reasons Why it’s Time to Kiss the Supermum Myth Goodbye

5 Reasons Why it’s Time to Kiss the Supermum Myth Goodbye

October 11, 2018 2 Comments

Can I be totally honest with you?

I secretly hate the word: 'supermum'.

It is a word that has slipped so rapidly into the mainstream that 'supermum' even has its own entry in the Oxford Dictionary.

OK, I know what you're thinking.

What's the big deal?  It's just a harmless compliment, an expression of admiration for those mums who seem to manage to keep all their plates spinning at once.  

But stay with me.

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Six Free School Holiday Activities so that You Can Stress Less

Six Free School Holiday Activities so that You Can Stress Less

September 01, 2018

There’s no need to worry about losing your sanity these school holidays.  We’ve collected a range of free school holiday activities for you, including both structured and unstructured play options, to help keep those little minds and hands engaged.  

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Here's What You Need to Know about Winter Sun Protection

Here's What You Need to Know about Winter Sun Protection

May 21, 2018

Anyone who has ever been to the snow knows that you can get sun burnt even when it’s really cold.  Freezing even.  But even so, when winter rolls around and the temperature starts to drop, even the most vigilant of parents can find themselves forgetting winter sun protection and enforcing the slip, slop, slap, seek,

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10 Rocking Christmas Day Ideas

10 Rocking Christmas Day Ideas

December 15, 2017

Every family is different.  That’s what makes them so special.  Family traditions that we carry on from year to year are a part of what helps to define our family for our children.   They give the idea of spending time together shape and meaning.  Someone wise once said – your kids may not remember all

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How to register for the Lost and Broken Guarantee

How to register for the Lost and Broken Guarantee

October 13, 2017

We often get questions on how to register for the Lost and Broken Guarantee. It is very easy to do if you know where you need to be and what codes etc. you need to have with you to register. So I jumped online and walked through the process on this video for you. Hope

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