Stigma and parenting a child with an emotional or behavioural disorder Podiatrist Q/A: Footwear Advice for Toddlers Learn to sew embroidery Flourless chocolate cake (with hidden goodness) ad Educational baby song videos

Stigma and parenting a child with an ...

Studies in Australia, America, and China, to name a few, consistently show that a large majority of parents experience stigma. Kim Eaton (Registered Psychologist and PhD Candidate) and Dr Jeneva Ohan (Registered...

Podiatrist Q/A: Footwear Advice for Toddlers

Podiatrist Dr Samuel Ong (B. Pod. Med.) is the founder and principal podiatrist of Mustard Seed Podiatry. How can baby shoes or toddler shoes affect the development of a toddler's feet? Footwear can play a big part...

Learn to sew embroidery

Age 3-10 years Duration of activity 20-30 minutes Materials/equipmentEmbroidery ring/frame White fly net from a haberdashery shop or similar netting Darning needles (blunt plastic needles) Wool (younger...

Flourless chocolate cake (with hidden goodness)

This flourless chocolate cake is a healthy, gluten free recipe. Perfect for parents looking for healthy snacks for kids.Preparation time: 20 minutes Cooking time: 20-25 minutes Difficulty rating: Easy Number...

Educational baby song videos

Watch our video collection of educational baby songs

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Crafts

Coloured salt (make your own fairy dust!) jars
Coloured salt (make your own fairy dust!) jars March 14, 2017

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Coloured pasta for education and craft
Coloured pasta for education and craft September 30, 2015

Age 2 – 7 years Duration of activity Up to 20 minutes Materials/equipment Dried tube pasta (choose shape to meet your child’s ability level) Snap-lock bags Coloured food dyes of ... Read More»

Coloured rice
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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
Song for teaching days of the week and months of the year August 9, 2014

To the tune of “If you’re happy and you know it” Put finger on your cheek, on your cheek (Tap your cheek with your finger) Put finger on your cheek, on ... Read More»

Baa baa black sheep (Baa baa coloured sheep)
Baa baa black sheep (Baa baa coloured sheep) August 17, 2013

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