Friendsetters

A picture of two young girls hugging for Friendship Day

Friendship Day 2019 is being celebrated worldwide today. We’ve got a few fantastic ideas to help your little ones make some besties. Ah, making friends—if only it were as easy as walking into the local retro-themed coffee house and trading sarcastic quips about life, love, careers and the Ugly Naked Guy. Well, luckily, Friendship Day […]

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Seven Key Steps to Toddler-Proofing Your Home

A picture of a baby climbing in a house that needs toddler-proofing

Toddler-proofing your house: seven key ways to ensure your little ones live and play in a safe environment. This guest article about toddler-proofing your home is written by Luci Aldrin, a part-time freelance writer and a full-time mother to an inquisitive, energetic toddler. She pens a wide range of publications, primarily interior design and parenting […]

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Shining in the Rain

A child excited about summer rainy day outfits

Summer rainy day outfits. That concept probably seems like an oxymoron, but hot weather means storms, and storms mean rain. This is our top outfit advice for you and your kids when the warm days turn wet. The song I Can’t Stand the Rain was written about people like us at Stuck On You. You […]

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Wonder Women

A picture of a young child supporting Australian female sports stars

A contingent of Australian female sports stars is giving us plenty to be proud of—and showing all our kids the dizzying heights they can aspire to. The old, very antiquated saying goes something like this: behind every great man is a great woman. Pfft, step aside, fellas! Women are being great all on their own! […]

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8 quirky home remedies for common ailments

8 QUIRKY HOME REMEDIES FOR COMMON AILMENTS

The next time you feel unwell, it’s tempting to run down to the local pharmacy and grab a bunch of pills. But did you know that the perfect cure can often be found lying around your home? Here are some easy, cheap and in some cases, unusual remedies for common complaints. Cold, flu and fever […]

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Nesting tips for Baby #1

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Nesting. It’s inevitable. One day you’re sitting on the couch watching a Project Runway marathon and enjoying the freedom of maternity leave. The next you’re scrubbing the edges of light switches with a cotton bud. The nesting instinct is strong. And it’s not just a human thing. It only makes sense that a mama bird (or […]

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7 stress-busters you can do anywhere

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It’s easy to feel overloaded with stress, but but do yourself a favour and chill and relax with these quick and easy stress-busters.

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25 clever ways to use coconut oil

Coconut Oil

Substitute into cooking, use as a skin treat or keep your furniture shiny and glossy. You’ll be surprised how far one little jar of coconut oil will go!

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Help your kids find their favourite sport

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Encouraging your kids to join a sport is an important step in raising active, engaged little people. Here are a few things to consider as you help them make a choice.

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Mindful mama: How to stay in the moment

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Mindfulness shmindfulness. I don’t have time for all that hippy dippy stuff. I have humans to raise! Washing to do! Three-day old Weetbix to scrape off the floorboards! Then, a friend actually explained mindfulness to me and I realised it was fairly simple. It’s all about becoming fully present in the moment, and experiencing each […]

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