Love at First Bite

A picture of Berries arranged for Valentine's Day

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and we’ve got our top five healthy recipes to get your kids into the spirit of love. Valentine’s Day is a peculiar holiday. While the modern custom is seemingly all about flowers, sentiment and unrealistic romantic comedies—its actual history comes with plenty of scandals when one really starts […]

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Look Who’s Talking

A family engaging in after school conversation

Is after school conversation with your child a tricky prospect? Here’s why it’s important to make the effort, and some great questions to get the banter going. An after school conversation with your child may seem like a daunting prospect. You’ve navigated the hectic school pick up, you’re tired, your child is tired, and all […]

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Homework it Out

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Struggling with kids not doing homework? Try a few of our ideas to see if you can get them back into a studying regime. Doing homework always seems to rank pretty highly on the list of things that kids can’t stand. Other contenders include the room clean-up, helping out with chores, and not causing a […]

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The School of Life

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Helping kids with enjoying school is a tough task for any parent, but there are plenty of things you can do to motivate them. Enjoying school is one of the ultimate goals parents have for their children. Sure, there are those pesky results to achieve, but having kids who are happy and excited by the […]

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Quench Their First

A picture of a young girl sitting against a wall with her SOY products

It probably seems like your child’s first school day is destined to be a traumatic event. But with a few simple tips, it doesn’t have to be that way! The first school day can seem like an occasion that’s never going to arrive. Then, when it does, you wonder how it snuck up so quickly. […]

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Uniformula One

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School uniforms are essential to organise when school holidays are ending. Here are some great hacks to look after them in the build-up to back-to-school! School uniforms make the daily grind of getting kids dressed for school far simpler. After all, there are few parents who have the time to keep up with the latest […]

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The Final Countdown

A chalkboard for school holidays ending

School holidays ending can lead to a combination of your own anticipation mixed with your child’s anxiety. Try these tips to overcome both. School holidays ending soon? The idea probably has you a little giddy. Suddenly you’re reading your calendar with more enthusiasm than your favourite book! But at the same time, you remember how […]

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Sun, Surf and Sandwiches

A child running on a beach to find beach recipes

Grab a brand-new Turkish Towel or Poncho, get comfortable on the beach, and indulge in one of our top five beach recipes. Beach recipes sound like the sort of idea someone who’s never had kids would invent. Who can fathom a day-trip involving sun, surf and sand coupled with any kind of food preparation? Well, […]

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Take Beach Day as it Comes

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We’ve just released our brand new Turkish Towel and Poncho for those beautiful beach days! Here are the details—and some tips for taking the kids to the surf. Beach days are what so many of us dream about while we’re hunkering down during the cold months of Winter. You can almost taste the sunshine, the […]

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The Whole Boxing Day and Dice

A picture of two kids in boxes for boxing day

We’ve got the stories behind why the day after Christmas is known as Boxing Day. Not to mention the box your kids shouldn’t be without! Boxing Day is probably the furthest thing from your mind right now. Especially as we haven’t even crossed Christmas off the list yet. Or maybe it’s the first thing on […]

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