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Child Care Awards

Submitted by PAUL C on May 31 2012 09:05 AM

I was fortunate to be invited to the Australian Family Early Education & Care Awards held in Sydney last week.  In their seventh year, the awards celebrate the efforts made by child care educators, directors and service providers across Australia.

Hundreds and thousands of Australian families use both formal and informal child care each year.  With the ever increasing financial and social pressures placed on families, the need for child care services will undoubtedly continue to grow

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Nasty Winter Bugs

Submitted by PAUL C on May 29 2012 09:05 AM

There is only one thing worse than having your kids sick with a nasty tummy bug.  That’s catching it from them.

My five year old came home from school last week, and whilst quizzing him on why the majority of his lunchbox was uneaten, he turned green and emptied the entire contents of his stomach on the kitchen floor.

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Product Review: Wisetalk for Families

Submitted by PAUL C on May 22 2012 09:05 AM

After my blog a few weeks ago on kids and secrets, Jennifer, the editor of Australian Family Magazine pointed to a product that can help families get better connected. 

It’s called Wisetalk for Families and it is a tool for parents and a simple game for kids.  Each box contains 26 doubled-sided alphabet tokens and a book of topics that relate to each token.

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