How to Teach the Kids in Fun and Creative Ways

Some of the best ways to teach kids about anything is to let them have fun while doing so. Knowledge is not limited to the classroom: it can be gathered anywhere, anytime. Encouraging your kids to keep exploring outside of school will teach them to be curious and see everything as an opportunity to learn […]

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Four-step DIY floral nursery mobile

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Styling your baby’s nursery doesn’t need to cost you a fortune (or require a degree in Interior Decorating). We’ve got a simple, stunning tutorial that will show you how to create a floral mobile in just four easy steps. Choose your colour scheme, add your own personal touches and make it as big or as […]

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Create your own enchanted fairy garden

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There isn’t a kid on earth who doesn’t love getting swept up in the world of magic. Invite the fairies into your garden with this easy DIY project (great for grandparents!) and nurture a love of the outdoors in the process. What you’ll need: Pot or planter – decide on your location and then figure […]

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16 essentials for setting up an art & craft space

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I’ve never been very arty farty (my brother hogged all those genes) so I was always a bit hesitant to dip my toe into that pool with my toddler. However, lately she’s been coming home from daycare with great stories about finger painting, sensory play and messy outdoor activities in the art & craft space. […]

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Create an awesome kids craft area (even with limited space)

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Once the crafting bug hits, you can be at risk of it taking over your entire home! Try to contain the fun to one area of your home with these handy tips for the perfect kids craft area. You don’t need a lot of space – a corner will do! Your kids will be entertained […]

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Australia Day events near you + free kids printables


Our cute Australia Day printables will keep the kids amused while you’re busy cooking the snags. There are cute and cuddly koala masks, a colouring-in page and DIY flag wavers to print and keep. What’s on for kids in your state this Australia Day: Melbourne What? Australia Day Parade. Join thousands of people who will line […]

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No scrubs? Time to whip up a DIY sugar scrub!

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Scrub away those winter blues (and save yourself a few bucks in the process) with these ridiculously easy recipes for homemade sugar scrubs. Pop them in an airtight container or sterilised jar and keep in the fridge for up to 3 months. Use in the shower and scrub from head to toe before washing it […]

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