How to Encourage Your Kids to Read During the Summer

  Many schools require children to read during the summer by sending reading lists for them to complete. For some kids, these can feel like a chore, especially when they are on vacation. Here are some tips to help them get through their summer books as smoothly as possible and help them develop a love […]

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5 Smart and Original Baby Shower Gift Ideas

Have you ever wondered if everyone secretly gets together and plans on having babies at the same time? We have. Especially when we’re trying to figure out what to get the new parents and their soon-to-be bundles of joy! Is it useful? Will someone else give them the same thing? Do they already have it? […]

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10 Best Responses from Kids

It’s nothing new that children have that capacity to ingeniously solve problems that adults sometimes don’t. Although the answers might not be the “correct” ones, we should give them credit for their uncanny ability to always think outside the box. For this reason, we’ve put together a list of a few times children have taught […]

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10 rhyming books to ignite a love of reading

Rhyming Books

There isn’t a child alive who doesn’t love hearing a story read aloud and rhyming books are a perfect place to start. If you start early enough, a love of reading will hopefully carry them throughout their lives. The words don’t have to make sense, it’s the sound of your voice that matters. That’s why it’s important […]

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Fab female fiction for your beach bag

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Being heavily pregnant during an Aussie heatwave means one thing: going to the toilet a lot. It also means another thing: lots of time to read. I’ve laid awake most nights this summer with a book in my hand, trying to forget about the beads of sweat forming behind my knees. So it’s safe to […]

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Stuck On Reading: Our October picks

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Is there anything more divine than losing yourself between the pages of a book? For a few brief chapters, the piles of clean washing disappear and the dirty dishes vanish. Suddenly it’s just you, your imagination and a world of new friends waiting to (hopefully) change your life forever. Each month we’ll choose a selection of books we think […]

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10 Must Read Books For Mums

10 Must Read Books for Mums

This was a very difficult task that incited much animated discussion here at Stuck on You HQ. Everyone had a favourite or two and we struggled to keep the list to  ten (so we have slipped in a few honourable mentions at the end). So, in no particular order, here is our list of 10 […]

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Favourite Christmas Books for Kids

Do you have some favourite family books that you bring out every Christmas? It can be such a hectic and crazy time, I find sitting down and reading Christmas books to my kids is a great way to build some gentle excitement before the madness begins. Here’s the three favourite Christmas books at our house, […]

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