5 Ways to Avoid the After School Meltdown

As many of you know, my own has now started school this year. He had his tonsils and adenoids removed only 2 weeks before school started and all I could think of is how tired he will be. We had so much grief with separation anxiety last year that I had completely talked myself into the Read more about 5 Ways to Avoid the After School Meltdown[…]

Getting the Family Back into the Supermarket – IGA Family Program

This is a sponsored post for Ritchies IGA When we lived in a rural town almost 2 years ago, IGA was basically our second home. We basically had a second family there. My boys were fed, looked after and doted on at that place. Always known by name and always up for a chat, it Read more about Getting the Family Back into the Supermarket – IGA Family Program[…]

Light Bulb Moments – What Should You Do When Your Child Wants to Learn to Read?

“Mummy, h- h- HOLE” T said as we cuddled in bed reading our nighttime story. “Why doesn’t this word start with a h?” He asked. I re-read the sentence to him again, to show him that he was pointing at the word ‘big’, and the next word was ‘hole’. Story time has been taking a Read more about Light Bulb Moments – What Should You Do When Your Child Wants to Learn to Read?[…]

Little Learners Club is in Ballarat (MINERS REST)

Here’s everything you need to know about Little Learners Club! Want more info? Email me or check message the Facebook page! Ange Little Learners Club is so much fun! Our group of 3.5-5.5 year olds have been learning everything they need to start school. While it seems far away, it comes around mighty quick! I’m pretty sure Read more about Little Learners Club is in Ballarat (MINERS REST)[…]

Jurassic Creatures Melbourne – Review

This is a review On Saturday we headed to Jurassic Creatures under the big top in Melbourne (next to the Big Star and Harbour Town Shopping Centre) If you’ve been to Santa’s Magical Kingdom you’ll be able to relate to some of the things you will see at Jurassic Creatures. Like SMK, it is a Read more about Jurassic Creatures Melbourne – Review[…]

3 Things Your Child Will Learn From Seeing Ben and Holly’s Magical Kingdom – LIVE (GIVEAWAY!)

Congratulations to Anna! Stay tuned for more competitions at School of Mum soon! This is a sponsored post We can all get caught up on kid’s shows we love and hate. I’m not really a kid show lover. I don’t go out of my way to watch kid’s movies. Apart from picture story books, I’m Read more about 3 Things Your Child Will Learn From Seeing Ben and Holly’s Magical Kingdom – LIVE (GIVEAWAY!)[…]

Celebrating Australia Day with Toddlers

Produced in association with Costumebox Australia Day means something different to each individual in this country. For some, it’s a day off work, a BBQ, beer. For others it’s all about sitting around the pool listening to JJJ’s hottest 100 countdown. For many, it’s known as ‘invasion day’ and a day that shouldn’t be celebrated. Read more about Celebrating Australia Day with Toddlers[…]

Alcatel OneTouch: The Perfect Tablet for School Children *Review + Giveaway*

Congratulations to Lynnette Bull, winner of the Alcatel OneTouch. Stay tuned for more giveaways soon! This is a review Most know how I feel about screen time. We are all about it being used in moderation for Tom who is 4. With this day and age though, there comes a time when your children will Read more about Alcatel OneTouch: The Perfect Tablet for School Children *Review + Giveaway*[…]