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Cheyne Horan Surf School

Cheyne Horan Surf School

We were recently lucky enough to participate in a 2 hour learn to surf lesson from local surfing legend Cheyne Horan and his team of qualified, friendly and super fun instructors. Cheyne Horan School of Surf run beginner and intermediate surf lessons for kids and...
Incredible Backyard Play Ideas

Incredible Backyard Play Ideas

Have you ever wanted to create an outdoor area at home for your kids??? One of our team members has created amazing outdoor play spaces in her work for years and she is sharing her advice and photos with us! Start with what you have. One of the easiest and quickest...
Chores for Kids!

Chores for Kids!

Housework! Never ending, relentless, joyless, frustrating and frequently icky (parents of boys…am I right??) Getting the kids to help and contribute can add to the mayhem, but it is important to teach them life skills, responsibility and the importance of...
Starting Big School

Starting Big School

The emphasis for young families at this time year is definitely the start of school. Parents are busy buying supplies, researching school lunches, ironing uniforms and trying to prepare little ones for what can be a daunting experience for everyone involved. Combined,...
Parenting through the Bushfire Crisis

Parenting through the Bushfire Crisis

It has been a difficult and traumatic start to the year for many Australian families. Instead of starting the New Year on a positive note, we have started the new decade watching much of our country burn. This is has been devastating for our country and communities....
Simple Ways to Reduce Waste

Simple Ways to Reduce Waste

We’re all trying to reduce our waste and live a bit greener. But it can all seem daunting to begin with! Here are some simple tips to get started when trying to go green Keep Cups! These are great quality and last forever. Keep one in your bag or car, so that...
How to Choose Childcare

How to Choose Childcare

Finding Childcare is one of the biggest decisions that you need to make as a parent. We live in a society where most parents of young children need to work, and finding a nurturing, loving environment for our children to go to where they are safe, loved and supported...
bopit.tots

bopit.tots

Looking for a new music and movement class aimed for 2-5 year old in Cabarita and Kingscliff…..We found it. This 45 minute music and movement class incorporates equipment, music and many other props to make this a fun and entertaining activity.
Easy School Lunches

Easy School Lunches

Here we go! It’s nearly back to school time. And that means the dreaded school lunches! As much as we want the ‘school lunch box fairy’ to come and sort out carrot sticks and muesli bars, she’s fairly busy at this time of year, so we’ve...
Bushwalking with Kids

Bushwalking with Kids

Bush walking is something we have enjoyed for as long as we can remember. The connection to nature, the wildlife, the peace and quiet and the challenge! Of course, when we had kids we wanted to share this great experience with them! When they were babies, it was easy...
Why Mum Friends Are So Important

Why Mum Friends Are So Important

Friends are such an important and essential part of life, but there is something special about “Mum” friends. You are deep in the trenches of parenting together, facing the same trials and joys. Having someone down the other end of the phone or text...