In what order should the alphabet and sounds be taught?

In what order should the alphabet and sounds be taught1

Today's post is from the fab team at Love2learn. I shared our first experience with Love2learn a couple of years ago which you can read here - Love2Learn – Literacy Classes For Little Ones. After our trial session I booked our youngest into a class straight away and he attended Love2learn for over … [Read more...]

5 tips to make the school week run smoothly

5 tips to make the school week run smoothly

A couple of weeks into the new school term and we are all starting to find our rhythm. This is something that definitely happens quicker as the kids get older. But regardless of their ages, with five kids, school mornings and the after school period are still times full of activity and requirements. … [Read more...]

Top 8 kid-friendly hotels for a summer weekend in Melbourne

Top 8 kid-friendly hotels for a summer weekend in Melbourne640

As a Melbournite who loves to play tourist in her own city, this post is one I am going to be referring to regularly. It is written by Kirralee Baker from Escape With Kids. If you haven't checked out Kirralee's blog I can highly recommend doing so, she shares tips for travelling as a family not only … [Read more...]

5 tips for finding time with the kids amongst the Christmas chaos

5 tips for finding time with the kids amongst the Christmas chaos640

I find at this time of year, the calendar is pretty full with end of school functions, end of school presentations, Christmas get togethers and additional errands getting ready for Christmas. It can be easy to spend lots of time with the kids, but not really being with the kids if you know what I … [Read more...]