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5 family-friendly ways to celebrate LGBT Pride Month

Thursday 06 June 2019 / Parenting Tips, Activities
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During pride month, there happen to be a lot of events and celebrations that are not all about heavy crowds and music.

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50 years of The Very Hungry Caterpillar: how to throw the ultimate caterpillar birthday party for kids

Thursday 25 April 2019 / Parenting Tips, Activities
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The Very Hungry Caterpillar turns 50 this year and we share some tips on how to throw a wiggle-y birthday party.

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5 activities to do with your children this Easter

Thursday 18 April 2019 / Parenting Tips, Activities
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Easter is around the corner and we have some ideas on how to make the most of it with your children.

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Benefits of walking, wiggling and dancing

Thursday 28 February 2019 / Parenting Tips, Activities
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One of the healthiest things you can do for your body is to get out and get moving.

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Screen-free Learning

Tuesday 20 November 2018 / Parenting Tips, Activities
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Tips on creating screen-free playtime that will aid your child’s development at all ages.

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