Category Archives: Parenting Tips

Managing Back to School Anxiety

While many kids are looking forward to returning to school after the holidays, others aren’t [...]

A Parent’s Guide to Road Safety for Kids

When it comes to road safety and kids, many of us parents will remember a [...]

Getting Ready To Go Back to School

It’s time to go back to school. Parents are thrilled; kids not so much. January [...]

How Sensory Processing Issues Affect Kid’s Play

Kids with Sensory Processing Issues: How Does it Affect Their Play? If you’ve got a [...]

The Benefits of Process Art for Children

Thank you to our guest author, Megan Gourley from Play Based Life. Does the thought [...]

Chores for Kids: Should They Help Around the House?

Do you have a list of chores for kids? Or, are you in the camp [...]

Handy Items to Pack for a Summer Holiday with Kids

The end of the year is coming up fast, and you know what that means… [...]


How to Keep Sane When Encouraging Messy Play

If encouraging messy play in your house sounds as far fetched as living on Mars, [...]


Why Kids Should Play in the Mud

Can I Play in the Mud Please Mum? No! You’ll get your clothes all muddy [...]


Benefits of Messy Play

It’s just a bit of dirt, it’ll wash off. After all, the benefits of messy [...]