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Free Printable Kids Rewards & Routine Charts!

Free Printable Kids Rewards & Routine Charts!

Being the start of the year, and the start of a school year for some, setting up routines can be daunting but there’s a great way to encourage kids to get into the spirit! Rewards Charts, Routine Charts and Encouragement Charts can be used for both preschoolers and school kids alike. Whether it be reminders...
Kid's Gifts found at Hard To Find

Kid’s Gifts found at Hard To Find

I love stumbling upon new websites that have a tonne of cool gifts for kids. On my latest, late night expedition across the internet, online store Hard To Find became an immediate favourite because of their vast range of gifts and accessories alone. As their name suggests, each category of their store is packed with...
Huggies DryNites Pyjama Pants - GIVEAWAY! (closed)

Huggies DryNites Pyjama Pants – GIVEAWAY! (closed)

Standing guard, I mean ‘watch‘, at the local playground last week, a nice mum and I had started chatting about our kids and how old they were. Talk gradually turned into that dreaded question — how long did it take you to completely toilet train your son? Not at all threatened by a stranger asking...

Don’t Cough On My Head! Cough Ettiquette for Kids

Last week, I was invited to chat about cold & cough prevention with the team from Bisolvon. It couldn’t of come at a better time – we are 3 weeks into cold & cough land in our house, and just when it seems it’s getting better it comes around again! I won’t talk about using...
Kleenex Cottonelle Kids Wipes Giveaway! (Closed)

Kleenex Cottonelle Kids Wipes Giveaway! (Closed)

How do you talk about toilet training without mentioning poop stains? You can’t. Any parent or carer will know, toilet training can be a messy business. The transition from nappies to bare bottoms can often result in tears and it can take a while before our little ones learn to clean themselves properly after each...
The Baby & Toddler Show Sydney - this week!

The Baby & Toddler Show Sydney – this week!

Sydney-siders! Don’t miss out on the fun at The Baby & Toddler Show this Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the Sydney Exhibition Centre, Darling Harbour. We went last year and also in 2009 – there’s always so many great things to check out whether you’re planning a family, pregnant or have kids already. I’m looking...
Lascal BuggyBoard Mini™

Lascal BuggyBoard Mini™

If you’ve ever had a toddler that won’t sit in a stroller or a kid that tends to get a little tired half way through your shopping trip, then make sure you take a look at a Lascal BuggyBoard Mini™. The BuggyBoard Mini™ can be attached to a stroller in minutes, with no tools required...
Aveeno Baby is Awesome

Aveeno Baby is Awesome

If you haven’t already discovered AVEENO® BABY®, then you might want to pick some up in your next shop soon! I hadn’t tried it myself but was pleasantly surprised when I tested it on my family these past few days. All of the AVEENO® BABY® products are hypoallergenic, making them suitable for use on babies...
Get painting with Urban Baby

Get painting with Urban Baby

Whether it’s the upcoming school holidays, or a rainy day at home – nothing beats a sheet of blank paper (or Mum’s work report!) and something to draw with. Sitting down and drawing with your children is not only free, but it stimulates creativity and imagination easily. Clear some space on the dining table, or...