Life with Kids

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

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

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

eating out with kids

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.

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

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

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?

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

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.

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.

mummy me time

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 …

young mum tips

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

crawling and dogs

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.

carseat, car trips, 3 children

Best car for 3 car seats

We seem to get a lot of car seat questions so we thought we’d ask a generic question. For those that have 3 children in car seats; what seats do …

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Easter School Holidays: 4 Cheap, Fun Ideas to Keep Busy!

Keep your kids happy these Easter School Holidays with some of these great activities and ideas.

Going from 2 to 3 children

Going from 2 to 3 children

Q&A: What are other people’s experiences with going from 2 children to 3. I have received a lot of advice from friends and family that going from 2 to 3 can be really challenging and difficult, more than from 1 to 2

only child the positives

Only children, the positives

Tell us why having only one child is awesome!  I guess for me the thought of another nine months of worry and anxiety and wondering if bubba is ok . …

Wrapping Children in Cotton Wool

Wrapping Children in Cotton Wool

Q&A: How do you approach this with your children? Do you try to protect them from potential spills, or do you think they are just a normal part of growing up?

Newborn with a Toddler Routine

Community Tips: Newborn with a Toddler Routine – parents share their experience with finding the best routine for their new baby and a toddler.

The Reality of Motherhood.

Q&A: I wonder if any other people felt like this and whether it passes?