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    Zimpli Kids review and giveaway

    Having a toddler means getting into all kinds of messes that you never imagined. I regularly find myself coated in paint, covered in stickers, or with Play-Doh wedged under my fingernails. But the truth of it is a lot of…

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    How to help your kids broaden their horizons

    Ever worry that your kids are not having their horizons broadened by their current lifestyles? It’s something that’s surprisingly easy to change. As their parent, we have the ability to introduce them to new things. We can also have them…

  • Family Time,  Food Time

    Take the stress out of Christmas dinner

    Cooking Christmas dinner for your family is stressful. More so if it’s the first time that you’ve invited everyone over to yours, or you’ve got a large family to feed. It’s challenging, it’s exciting, and it can also be expensive,…

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    Fabulous gift ideas for men this Father’s Day

    Working out what to buy the person in your life who has everything is difficult and it’s often men who pose the biggest challenge. From husbands to dads, uncles to brothers, getting that perfect present can be tricky.  When you’re…

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    Christmas Gift Guide for toddlers

    So here it is, rushing up at us like a bullet train, that most wonderful time of the year. Yes, Christmas is right around the corner and if you’re anything like me, it goes hand in hand with thinking I’ve…

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    Review of the Hape Camper Van Walker

    It’s never easy to decide what to buy for your little ones to help their development. There is so much available now that inevitably you will end up with some baby-related paraphernalia that is hardly touched or not even used…

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    Enjoying family time outdoors with Anthisan

    P really enjoys being outdoors and playing outside, which I think is lovely and something I want to embrace before she hits the age where TV and computer games are much more appealing! I’ve always worried though that my aversion…

  • Family Time,  Food Time

    Snack ideas for weaning babies

    Weaning can be an *interesting* process. I personally found it a little confusing when I was trying to transition my daughter from from milk to solids. There is so much information out there. And there are lots of conflicting opinions.…

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    Christmas Gift Guide for 6-12 month olds

    The amount of choice available for Christmas gifts for little ones is staggering, with so many options out there. I personally think toys are always a winner, as babies grow so rapidly and newborn toys are quickly outgrown. One of…