Higher, Father, Faster

A family celebrating Father's Day 2019

Father’s Day 2019 is this Sunday. To celebrate, we’ve compiled our list of the top TV dads you can binge-watch. This Sunday, September 1 is Father’s Day 2019 in Australia and New Zealand. It’s a day to celebrate the paternal love in our lives and—with our list of the top TV dads—whittle away the hours […]

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Great Respectations

A picture of a family embracing Respect for Parents Day

On Respect for Parents Day, you can forget the brekky in bed or the flowers. Here’s how to really show respect to those who gave you life. Just when you thought parents had it made with Mother’s Day and Father’s Day—and every single year at that—they also get Respect for Parents Day (the 1st August). Lucky […]

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Like Fortnite and Day

A picture of kids playing Fortnite

Wondering why your kids won’t stop talking about something called Fortnite? Never fear, we’ll get you plugged into the current video game craze. If it won’t cause you too many heart palpitations, cast your mind back to when you were a child. Look past the awkward clothing and ignore the cavalcade of pimples for a […]

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The paper calendar: Still around and still awesome!

THE PAPER CALENDAR: STILL AROUND AND STILL AWESOME!

A brief history of the paper calendar The paper calendar – including diaries and planners – boomed during the Industrial Revolution in the 1800s, when bosses and managers needed dedicated personnel to handle their busy schedules. Planners, which were initially the domain of upper-class men, were increasingly being embraced for personal use by women and […]

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The benefits of having a sister. Happy Sisters’ Day!

THE BENEFITS OF HAVING A SISTER. HAPPY SISTERS’ DAY!

The first Sunday of August marks Sisters’ Day, a day where we celebrate those wonderful, tormenting, beautiful, horrible, helpful and annoying girls we grew up with. Perhaps you squabbled with your sister while growing up (and perhaps you still do!), but the science has spoken – sisters are good for you. Here’s how. . Via Giphy Sisters […]

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How to help your children make friends

HOW TO HELP YOUR CHILDREN MAKE FRIENDS

As parents, we want our children to be happy, and having solid friendships is a key component. But what happens if your child is having trouble making friends? The Stuck on You Crew is here to help! Whether you are concerned that your child is struggling to make friends, or if your child is still […]

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Sensational Staycation Ideas

SENSATIONAL STAYCATION IDEAS

Whether you are wanting to save money, or keen to avoid the stress and hassles associated with planning a vacation in a far-flung location, staycations (or holistays) can be an awesome way for your family to experience the joys of home. Here are some fun tips to spice up your staycation. Get shorty Take the […]

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Positive screen time. Yes, it can be done!

POSITIVE SCREEN TIME. YES, IT CAN BE DONE!

Screen time refers to the amount of time spent on the internet, television, games and other screen technology. The American Academy of Pediatrics has recently released a set of guidelines regarding appropriate use of screen time. Some of these recommendations include that: Children aged between 2 and 5 should be limited to one hour of […]

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3 low maintenance ‘starter’ pets for little ones

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Children love animals, and once the idea of getting a pet enters their little head… it’s all they can talk about. It would be easy to cave and buy them all a puppy or a pony, but we all know that a three-year-old would have a pretty tricky time taking care of a high-maintenance pet (so […]

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