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GP Q/A - Raising bilingual kids

Reader's question:Hello Dr Joe.I am raising my daughter to be bilingual in French and English. She is 22 months now and is starting to understand more English but because I am her primary carer and I only...

Pedestrian safety traffic light game

Age Babies to school age kids.Suitable for babies who have started to walk (even those that aren’t very confident yet), toddlers and pre-schoolers. Even though older kids don’t need to practice their walking...

Sex after childbirth: Julia’s journey to rekindling ...

There seems to be a lot of mystery and misinformation around the subject of sex after childbirth. It’s interesting that many people are happy to talk about childbirth the same way many people will cheerfully enlight...

Apple bran muffins

The recipe for muffins is easy and quick. It makes low fat muffins which are high in fibre and packed with apple and wholesome ingredients. They will satisfy the tastes buds of even the fussiest toddlers and children.

Educational baby song videos

Watch our video collection of educational baby songs

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Crafts

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English Songs

ABC Song
ABC Song August 22, 2014

Singing the ABC song is a fantastic way to start teaching your child the alphabet. It’s also lots of fun. As children sing their ABCs they’ll be learning the names ... Read More»

Song for teaching days of the week and months of the year
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