The Importance of Eating Together As A Family

The Importance of Eating Together As A Family

Research is beginning to show that eating as a family has great benefits for your children and teenagers. Here are 5 more reasons why you should try to sit down together 5-6 times a week, whether for breakfast, lunch or dinner. In all of this routine again is key!  Here are some other benefits of […]

6 Simple Tips to Reduce Morning Stress

6 Simple Tips to Reduce Morning Stress

With the change in the morning schedule as children are heading back to school, you, like many others may need a little help in the morning! Perhaps your family is stressed each day trying to get ready for school and work ? We may be able to help!  It is possible to avoid the morning chaos – […]

Bedtime Meltdowns – Getting Your Child to Sleep at Night

Bedtime Meltdowns – Getting Your Child to Sleep at Night

Everyone knows – sleep is essential for keeping your little one healthy – yet many parents often find bedtime to be an impossible task of getting your child to sleep. “One of the most important things we can do for a child is to create a good bedtime routine” says Rebecca Michi, Seattle based Children’s Sleep Consultant. We teamed […]

Back to School Homework Tips

Back to School Homework Tips

Summer is coming to an end which can mean only thing … the homework battles will commence soon!  Follow these great tips to help ease these struggles: Encourage your child as much as possible. Revisit after school activities. Children learn in different ways and styles. Schedule a homework time each day. Help your child be organized […]

Is Your Back-to-School Checklist Complete?

Is Your Back-to-School Checklist Complete?

In just a few short weeks, your kids will be getting ready for the start of another school year. For most parents, this means busy days getting your kids registered for school, shopping for school supplies, setting up healthy bedtime routines, and preparing for the early morning school runs.  Other things to remember are: School […]

Life Skills Every Child Should Know Before Starting School

Life Skills Every Child Should Know Before Starting School

There are many things that parents work on with their child at home but if your little one is starting school this year be sure that they know the following life skills: Know their name and names of family members Can use the bathroom by themselves Has basic manners Can follow directions from others Can […]

Preparing for Back To School

Preparing for Back To School

Attending elementary or primary school is full of new opportunities for your child to flourish and our My School Planner is the perfect tool to help your child blossom during this exciting time. Our My School Planner encourages your child to get ready and organised for school, helping them to become independent, motivated and confident.  In addition it […]

Fun Summer Activities Bucket List

Fun Summer Activities Bucket List

There is still time, summer’s not over! Finding things to do can sometimes be challenging. Summer is of course a wonderful time to engage with your child and a time to  channel that energy they have. We want you to be prepared and have found the perfect list of 100 things to do that will keep […]

Preparing Kids for Going Back to School

Preparing Kids for Going Back to School

Many children start heading back to school in August. This can not only be a struggle for them but parents too! Summer is often a long break, where routines go out of the window.  Here are a few tips to help you and your child prepare for the new school year, all you need is […]

Simple Life Skills Before Starting School

Simple Life Skills Before Starting School

There are many things that parents work on with their child at home but if your little one is starting school this year be sure that they know the following life skills: Know their name and names of family members Can use the bathroom by themselves Has basic manners Can follow directions from others Can […]