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We're super excited to introduce you to this incredible brand as we know you will love them as much as we do. This month we chatted to Hannah Fogarty from Educational Advantage to tell us more about their fabulous range of wooden and educational toys that focus on learning through play. Tell us more about…
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Cotton is the world’s most popular choice of material and it is easy to see why. Once woven, it is light, breathable, easy to work with, comfortable to wear and it washes well but it may surprise you to learn that cotton can in fact be one of the dirtiest crops around. Non-organic cotton is…
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What are wooden balance boards, how can we use them, and how do they create an invitation to play?  We chatted with Maria Bataller one-half of the founders of Capikooa, who explains more. What is the story behind Capikooa how did it all start? After having her first child and being a new mum Maria…
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It doesn’t matter if it’s your first or your fifth time, pregnancy and giving birth is so unique it's normal to feel nervous. We teamed up with birthing expert and Hypnobirthing teacher Megan Barton from LALALU to give you some tips in building your confidence and prepare for your birth. Learn How your Body Works…
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Welcome to April's edition of our featured Maker of the Month where this month we talk to the wonderful Shiri Atsmon founder of Helpful Kids. We love her passion for sustainability and how it has inspired her to make a difference with her amazing brand. Discover her fantastic Eco Warrior Cards and how she gets…
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Preparing for motherhood can seem like a mammoth task. After all, life is about to take a big turn with a new little life being added to the family. Here are 5 ways to make the transition into motherhood just a little easier; touching on wellbeing, nutrition, sleep, hypnobirthing and the 4th trimester. NUTRITION I’m…
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Cloth nappies have grown in popularity in recent years and when you discover how easy they are to use and the beautiful designs they are now available in, it isn’t hard to see why. Of course, there is much more to it than that so let’s take a look at seven benefits of using cloth…
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Along with just about everything in 2020, Halloween is going to look different this year. But it doesn’t mean that we have to “cancel." Truthfully, we all need a little fun in our lives right now, so we just need to approach it differently than in previous years. Halloween is an event where we tend…
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1. Be gentle at bedtime If your child is acting up at the moment at bedtime, seems a little more demanding, is taking longer to settle, wants to sleep in your bed with you, or is asking for an old comforter back, try not to get frustrated - this is their way of showing you…
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1. Know what you are up against  You will feel stronger and more confident in managing your child's screen time if you know what you are up against. Most of the shows, games, subscription services, social networks and gadgets that your child is using will have been designed to be as addictive as possible. Tech…
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1. Talk about school in a positive way  Talk about school regularly using positive language and a cheerful tone of voice. You and your child are probably both feeling anxious and nervous about school, but try to set a good example for your child by talking about school in a positive way. Talk about all…
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With the change of season and most children getting ready to go back to school, we think it’s the perfect time for a good deep clean of your home. So we teamed up with Clean Living our latest brand to join the Collective, to give you some tips on how to give your home a…