Kids Tips

How Does Childcare Affect Your Kids?

Childcare provides children with the chance to further their personal development. It is important children receive quality childcare. Childcare stimulates their creativity and equips them with many of the skills kids need for a happy childhood. A good childcare centre should provide excellent services in five key areas of development. These include: Exercise Stimulation Education Socialisation Happiness Read this …

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Easy ways to get your kids to read better and enjoy it

By Ryan Spencer, Dymocks Literacy Expert and State Director of the Australian Literacy Educator’s Association As a parent, one of the most important things you can teach your child is a love of books. Starting early and fostering an appreciation of the written word is perhaps the best way to ensure they will become avid …

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5 Tips for Travelling with Kids on a Budget

7 tips for travelling with kids on a budget

Some families don’t let expense dictate their choice of holiday; they just choose their holiday movements wisely. Indeed, making careful decisions about what you pay for on holidays means your money can take you twice as far. Try these tips next time you want to travel beyond your family’s budget; whether it be booking Gold …

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How to create an awesome kids homework station

Homes get messy when there’s a lack of systems and storage to keep areas free. I’ve been getting pretty frustrated lately because due to our renovation project and the lack of built-in storage and places to put things right now – I’ve been running around like a madwoman trying to contain all the items a …

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Kids activities | 50 things to do indoors this Xmas

Kids activities | 50 things to do indoors this Christmas

Kids activities are easy with this cheat sheet from the Savings Room. Waiting for Santa to come down the chimney can be an anxious wait. I know my little ones count their sleeps in anticipation of seeing what the big man will be delivering in his bag of goodies. Every family has timeworn traditions that have …

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