Education & play
Recently I've come to love making a mess with my son. Choosing an age appropriate activity, however, is key.
There are many things my kids are good at, but where they really outdo themselves is at playtime.
If you're tired of reading the same book over and over again, think about investing in some CD books. Here are our favourite Kiwi ones.
The sweet little voice of my two year old singing an increasing repertoire of songs has become the soundtrack to my life.
Three-year-old Kiwi is judged among the best golf players for his age in the world.
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Videos of 2-year-old Kiwi skateboarding have become a worldwide sensation despite safety concerns.
Four-year-old Miss K is going fishing with her granddad Don, and to say she's excited is something of an understatement.
This little girl's parents are deaf, so when her class did their Christmas concert, she made sure they understood what was going on.
He's adorable, he's got a killer "trick shot" with a basketball, and he's two. Meet Trick Shot Titus.
With a little help from you, these Christmas gifts are so easy that even your toddler will be able to make them.
Milin isn't two years old yet, but he's already had his first parents' evening and his first report card.
Milin and his dad have been going for swimming lessons and Milin is loving every minute.
Milin has been working on a new skill over the last month or so and it's transformed him, in some ways, from a toddler to a little boy.
Finding slugs in the garden, hunting out wild flowers and throwing sticks in the creek are activities Milin loves.
Rainy days used to be all about DVDs, pyjamas and the sofa. That was before I had children.
Miss K has the My Little Shop fever, busy delivering groceries to dad's office and taking orders. She only needs a few more collectables...
Dr Kate Highfield breaks down the confusion over screen time and the best types of apps for children to play on tablet and mobile devices.
The dads' in Matt's coffee group are mad about coffee, so when one of their members organised a trip to a roasting house, they jumped at the chance, toddlers in tow.
Toddler yoga sounds good in theory, but do young children really possess the cognitive ability to meditate?
Early childhood teachers are getting a crash course in how iPads can help in the classroom.
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