Sun Safety for Children: 10 Steps for Protecting Kid’s Skin
The weather is hot, hot, hot and our children’s sensitive skin can be easily damaged by the harsh Australian sun and heat. Here are some ways that you can protect their skin while still allowing them to enjoy themselves outside.
Baby Won’t Keep Hat On
Community advice to help with an 11 month old baby who wont keep their hat on. Suggestions include using a hat with a chin strap, persistence and more ideas.
This festive shirt could save your baby’s life
Summer has arrived and if there is one thing the Cancer Council Australia wants us to remember this festive season, it’s for the entire family to be Sun Smart! If …
Tips for keeping the kids cool through summer
Q&A: What’s your #1 tip for keeping the kids cool throughout Summer?
White Chocolate Raspberry Frozen Whip
Quick, super easy to make and perfect for Summer Entertaining, this frozen treat is sophisticated enough to serve to both adult guests and children alike. You can serve layered with raspberries in individual glasses or use the mini cones as we have done.
Passionfruit Curd Blini Cakes Recipe
Summer is all about sunshine, entertaining and fruit! This sweet take on a blini is simple to make using pancake batter and a mini muffin tin. With its golden colour and a tangy sweet hit, it is sure to impress and is perfect for a new take on finger food.
Top Summer Safety Tips for Kids
As a paediatric emergency nurse and mother of two, I know each season brings its own set of issues. In summer, it’s the outdoor stuff — from grazed knees and sunburn to drowning tragedies. Being aware of the most common sticky situations kids get themselves into and staying calm and knowing what to do if things go wrong is the key to surviving summer.
Tips for keeping sleeping baby cool on hot days
Q&A: What does your baby sleep in on hot days? How do you keep them cool?
Hot Weather Meals
Q&A: Ok another 40 degree day here and for at least another 3 days to come. What are your favourite recipes for dinner on hot days? I need ideas.
9 Summer and home safety tips
With summer in full swing, most families are run off their feet at this time of year, entertaining guests and spending time outdoors. But don’t forget to look at things through a child’s eyes! Homesafe Kids has some tips to ensure it’s a happy season for all.
Sunscreen: Our Mums Tips for Kids
Choosing a sunscreen is a daunting task. There are some great tips here from other parents. Also includes links to some useful articles from the cancer council