19, March 2017

Head Lice – The Nitty Gritty

Head lice are those nasty little parasites that can make every parents skin crawl, in fact, it is said that one in four Primary School (Elementary School) children will carry head lice at any one time! That is around twenty to forty per cent of children that could be infected. Head lice are highly infectiousRead More …

14, March 2017

Bullies and School Violence

Every school has its share of bullies. For the most part, childhood bullying continues into adulthood as more serious felonies or criminal convictions. That is why bullying should not be ignored in school. It is equally important to incorporate into the school curriculum, programmes on social skills and conflict resolution for students, teachers, and evenRead More …

11, March 2017

The Barbie Doll Look For Your Girl

All girls love the Barbie doll. Nothing can go wrong when they have their doll around who happens to be an expert at all things. They spend most of their time dressing their dolls. They even build and equip houses for their dolls to make it look like the professional they portray it to be.Read More …

5, March 2017

Teaching Kids Money Skills

Have you talked with your kids about money management lately? If not, now would be a good time to start. Why? Because before you know it, they’ll have their own family. I’ve seen a lot in the ten plus years I’ve worked as a financial advisor but the one area I’ve seen the biggest gapRead More …

28, February 2017

How To Teach Kids Origami

Origami is the art of folding paper into different forms and shapes. Usually a child is first introduced to origami without knowing that is what it is called. Did you ever make a paper airplane or a sailboat? Because kids are naturally imaginative origami can entertain them and teach them creativity. Supplies Needed: 1. PaperRead More …

22, February 2017

The Little Tikes Car Bed for Your Child

Have you ever had difficulty sending your child to bed? Well, certainly you have, and every parent does at some point, because the age when they simply drift off to sleep in an instant really goes by fast, and these are replaced by their childhood years where they come running because they fear the monstersRead More …

18, February 2017

Fundraising for Your Community Group

What should you be looking for when trying to raise some funds for your Kindy, Club, Playgroup or School? There are quite a few organisations now offering commission on the sale of their products. It can be as easy as downloading a brochure and handing them out, then wait for the check to arrive, youRead More …

15, February 2017

Keeping Children Amused With a Plank of Wood

It was the sight of the plank of wood, left by the builders, that made me wonder how we could use it. Why not use it to make play equipment for the children. With an age range from 2 to 12 there must be many applications waiting to be discovered. I am also a believerRead More …

10, February 2017

Various Indoor Activities for Kids

The spring and summer weather gives kids the best months to play outdoors and have fun in the sun but when the weather turns cold and rainy outside, kids can get pretty restless if they have to stay indoors for any length of time. The fun in the sun can’t last all year and kidsRead More …

4, February 2017

Family Stress Management – Easy Strategies For Busy Families

Family stress management is a crucial part of managing your overall well-being. Whether stress comes from balancing jobs, family, and home life, no matter how hard we try it looms there, working its way into family life. Children today are experiencing more stress related to school, peer pressure, and media events than ever before. ParentsRead More …