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Our Food Journey | Japanese

Our Food Journey | Japanese

| August 4, 2015 | 1 Comment
In an effort to try and expand my childrens’ food repertoire, every 6 weeks (or so!), we take turns to choose a country and go out to dinner, to a…

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Home-school Crafts – Paper Rabbit

Home-school Crafts – Paper Rabbit

| July 13, 2015 | 1 Comment
Home-school Crafts – Paper Rabbit This is another one of Ollie’s books that he is learning to read at the moment and so we decided to make the rabbit in…

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Boys Go Bush

Boys Go Bush

| July 4, 2015 | 0 Comments
Boys go bush – and they really do, when they want to, at home. I haven’t had my camera out in ages, so I thought I better get some snaps…

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Our Food Journey | Italian

Our Food Journey | Italian

| June 26, 2015 | 0 Comments
I know I am not alone in this when I say my kids are fussy eaters. They started out strong with a huge range of vegetables, lentils, meat etc. but…

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Rainy Day Fabric Design With Kids

Rainy Day Fabric Design With Kids

| June 17, 2015 | 1 Comment
I have a garage full of printing paraphernalia left over from my t-shirt printing days for my other business, Creative Current. I have good intentions and lots of creative ideas…

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Out & About : Exploring Auckland & Surrounds

Out & About : Exploring Auckland & Surrounds

| June 9, 2015 | 2 Comments
How often do you get out and explore the areas around your home? I think we are sooo lucky here in New Zealand, and also Australia (where I am from…

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How Well Do Your Kids Know You?

How Well Do Your Kids Know You?

| June 5, 2015 | 0 Comments
I came across this questionnaire on Facebook tonight and thought it was a great opportunity to see how well my kids knew me. I think I came off in quite…

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How To Get Your Kids To Eat Their Greens

How To Get Your Kids To Eat Their Greens

| June 2, 2015 | 0 Comments
Trying to get my kids to eat their greens is a daily struggle, and I know I am far from alone. Bex and I had this conversation the other day…

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5 Fire Safety Tips for the Home

5 Fire Safety Tips for the Home

| May 27, 2015 | 0 Comments
Too often on the news I hear stories of people losing their homes from fire, kiddies being rescued from burning buildings by every day heroes… there are always the snippets…

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Keeping Toddler Busy with Cornflour Gloop

Keeping Toddler Busy with Cornflour Gloop

| May 18, 2015 | 1 Comment
I am not sure what this is really called, but Ollie’s special teacher told me about it on Saturday.  This is a great way to get new vocabulary from children…

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