Life with Kids

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Tips for caring for your family’s emotional health


Family’s emotional health – tips to keep your family unit happy, communicating and engaged with one another

stain removal tips for kids clothes

Stain removal tips for kid’s clothes


Q&A: What are your best tips for getting rid of stains in your kid’s clothes? Chemical free or if you use a product. Also what particular stains have you had to struggle to get out and what worked

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5 Awesome Parenting Hacks You Need Right Now!


Parenting hacks you need to know NOW. Tips to make your life a little easier from toilet training to hungry baby

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Surviving your Child’s First Sleep Over + Sleep Over Safety


Your child’s first sleep over – being prepared, making it an enjoyable experience and ensuring your child is safe during sleep overs

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Family friendly restaurants Melbourne


Family friendly restaurants Melbourne – our local Melbourne mum shares some of her favourite places to eat out with kids in Melbourne

should I have more kids

Should I Have More Kids


Q&A: We currently have 3 gorgeous boys (4,2 and 1) and I can’t shake that feeling that our family isn’t complete. My husband doesn’t understand the feeling I have but I just want to know how do you know when you have finished? Finance isn’t really an issue so it is possible for us to have another child. It’s driving me insane! Should I have more kids!

little rockers radio station

Little Rockers Radio Station


Little Rockers Radio Station is a free online radio music station that plays safe, appropriate and family-friendly music all day long.

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5 tips for raising an emotional child


5 tips for raising an emotional child. Every child is different and we need to consider their individual needs to help develop articulate and capable adults

Explaining special needs to your child


Explaining special needs to your child – tips on how to teach your children to be inclusive and understanding of people with special needs

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Tech Free: One family’s gadget free holiday


Tech Free – A family share their story of their gadget free holiday. The challenges, the benefits and the way the family connects

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Family Friendly Restaurants in Cairns


Family Restaurant Cairns – our Cairns resident shares all the best kid friendly restaurants in Cairns and tells us what they have to offer for kids

Introducing dogs to babies

Introducing dog to baby


Q&A: Does anybody have any advice on introducing dog to baby? We have a lovely natured 18month old staffy but he’s still very playful. He’s great with bigger children but I’m apprehensive about introducing him to the baby

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Kid Friendly Restaurants Sydney


Kid Friendly Restaurants Sydney. We have a list of family friendly restaurants in Sydney where you can take the kids and know you will still have a good time


Kid Friendly Restaurants Gold Coast, Queensland


Kid Friendly Restaurants Gold Coast, Queensland Australia. Eating out with kids is so much easier in a child friendly restaurant or cafe. Find the best options to eat out with kids on the Gold Coast here

Young mum judgement


Q&A: I’m 23 and I have two kids. I’m married to their father but I find myself avoiding telling people that I’m a mum because of all the judgement. Has anyone else experienced young mum judgement? Sometimes I just don’t know what to say to people’s rude comments.

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8 reasons why mums must put themselves first


8 Reasons for mums to put themselves first! Mums need to be looking after themselves to look after their kids so come and find some ideas to be the best mum you can be

When did you know you were done having babies?


Q&A: When did you know you were done having babies? we have 5 and I thought I was done but lately thinking just one more would be nice , our kids are g10 g 8 b7 g5 g 10 months

mummy me time

7 ways to achieving mummy ‘me time’!


7 ways to find mummy me time. Learning to say NO, culling your to do list, organise a baby sitter and other ideas to look after yourself after kids

Struggling mum: overcoming feelings of loneliness and isolation after baby arrives


Q&A: How did people overcome the loneliness and isolation?

Study Advice For Stay At Home Mums


Q&A: Advice from other mums who choose to study from home, did you find it was too much or is it possible?

5 tips for better photos

5 Tips for Better Photos of Children


5 tips for better photos of your children. Including simple backgrounds for your happy snaps and lots more ideas to get that perfect shot

storing baby clothes for the next baby

Storing baby clothes


Q&A: How have other parents stored their babies clothes that they plan to keep for their next child? I plan to have a 4ish age gap so I need clothes to stay fresh for a long time. So far ive just got them folded in a plastic tub

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Dealing with losing a loved one and explaining it to little ones


Q&A: tough question but we are about to lose my granddad and my kids are only 4 and almost 1

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Nappy Stain Removal Suggestions


Q&A: What can i use other than preen to get breastmilk poop out of fabrics, the bright yellow curdled poop?

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Making Music Part of Your Child’s Life


Chris shares how to make music for kids an important part of their lives and shares tips to help inspire your kids to love music

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Organising the Family Medicine Box & First Aid Supplies


Expert Tips: Organise your family medicine box and first aid kit with tips from an organisational expert. Keep it tidy and help keep your family safe.

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Kids and Technology: How Much is Too Much?


Blog: Kids and technology: How much technology is too much? What’s technology doing to our kids? Research suggests that children who overuse technology suffer in three main areas.

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Happy Mum: Finding Happiness in the Daily Grind


Finding happiness in motherhood Motherhood is HARD. I lost myself for a while in the beginning and I admit it took me a while to find my ‘motherhood feet’. When …

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Home Truths & Sage Advice from a Young Mum: Ash’s Story


Ash shares her story of teen pregnancy and some of the lessons she has learnt along her life changing parenting journey

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Family dogs and Crawling Baby


Q&A: We have a 9 month old boy and two Maltese shitzus (4&2) since my sons been crawling he goes up to the dogs and they have both snapped once each! After people to advise who may have dealt with this.