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5 tips for managing screen time

5 Top Tips To Manage Screen Time

How do you feel when someone brings up the topic of screen time? Do you automatically squirm? Is it fear of judgement or a feeling of guilt? There are just some parenting topics which you automatically wish you weren’t part of. The subject of screen time is one which floats

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school holidays

The Pros of School Holidays (and the cons)

That time has come again and whether you love it or loathe it there are some pros to school holidays that may make you think about the term break a little differently – not only benefiting kids but you too. Yes, the mess that comes along with it is at

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school holidays

School Holiday Boredom Busters

School Holiday Boredom Busters It’s week 1 of the school holidays, yet somehow it feels like week 100. Sibling fights have reached new lows, parental bribery is at 500% of normal term-time levels and “I’m bored” is the soundtrack of the holidays. So how can you turn the cycle of

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learning through play

Learning And Developing Through Play!

Safety is not a term we use lightly and fun is one we use loudly! News flash! There’s no two little rugrats that are the same, yep that’s right. Your little miss or sir is nothing like the so and so she sits next to at mat time. Behaviourally, mentally,

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