7 FREE Activities to do with Your Children During School Holidays

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06/10/2019 00:00 AM
Keeping your children occupied during the school holidays is always hard. So below are a few suggestions of interesting places to visit in the Canberra area with FREE entry.    War...

5 Family Fun Activities

Posted By Annamaria French,
29/09/2019 00:00 AM
Below are 5 fun activities to try with your children on the weekends or during the holidays:   Spider What you will need: Egg carton Black texta Scissors 4 pipe cleaners Cut one cup...

4 Ways to Make Your Life Easier With Your Children

Posted By Annamaria French,
22/09/2019 00:00 AM
Below are 4 ways to make life easier with your children's behaviour:   Humour When children are bored and an argument is brewing, try distracting them with a little bit of humour. Once their...

How to Cope With the TerribleTwos.

Posted By Annamaria French,
15/09/2019 00:00 AM
I remember when all I wanted was for my child to speak, and when he did, I wished I hadn't. It's a bit like the saying "Be careful what you wish for". I remember going food shopping and my child...

Establishing Good Eating Habits from an Early Age

Posted By Annamaria French,
08/09/2019 00:00 AM
In this day and age, parents are time poor and find it easier to use shortcuts to help fit everything into their very busy lives.   Attitudes and habits formed during the early years are likely ...

3 Fun Activities to Do With Your Child

Posted By Annamaria French,
01/09/2019 00:00 AM
Here are 3 more fun activities to involve your child in during rainy days, weekends and holidays.   Fridge Photos Here is a really great way to use all those fridge magnets on unwanted...

3 Ways Infectious Diseases Are Spread

Posted By Annamaria French,
25/08/2019 02:50 AM
As young children have not been exposed to many of the common germs, they are highly defenceless when contracting contagious diseases. This is because they haven't as yet, formed...

3 Negative Words You Should Never Use

Posted By Annamaria French,
18/08/2019 00:00 AM
As a parent how often do the words ‘No’, 'Stop' or ‘Don’t’ feature in your vocabulary?  How many times a day do you use them? What are the first words...

Preventing Skin Cancer

Posted By Annamaria French,
11/08/2019 00:00 AM
As August is the month that hats go back on our heads in Canberra, I decided to share this article from the Cancer Council ACT Team, regarding Preventing Skin Cancer. See  below: ...

3 Ages and Stages of Children's Art-Why Drawing is So Important.

Posted By Annamaria French,
04/08/2019 00:00 AM
Drawing is one of the first things a child does when provided with crayons, with or without paper!  Firstly, children learn to express themselves through drawing by creating and using their...