Having three children… thoughts, questions, doubts

Three children… what are we thinking? The Freddy & Co family is extending to five.  Yep we are expecting our third.  While it is super exciting, I am cautious as to how the dynamic will change and the chaos that will ensue.  I have been bailing up every Mum at the parks and asking them […]

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Open-ended play – the ultimate children’s activity

Open-ended play is amazing.  What could be more beneficial for your little one? It is the ultimate freedom from rules and boundaries when it comes to setting up activities for your little ones. From babies, through toddler hood to pre-schoolers, open-ended play is your ticket to finally finishing that cup of coffee while it is […]

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Here’s how it has been for our family in Covid-19

Our family in Covid I know, we have been missing in action most of this year. Our blog posts, tips, recipes, and activities have not been seen for a long time – except occasionally on IG stories. 2020 has well and truly been kicking our butts but it’s time we pulled it together and embraced […]

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Activity ideas for preschoolers

Ever been stuck for activity ideas for preschoolers? Have you attended a community event that has really captured your child’s interests? It may have been a day at the local show, an aquarium visit, a bush-walk or even something so simple as a bus ride. We are constantly exposing our children to different experiences. Why […]

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Box Construction Activities – make it easy

Let’s be honest, kids are obsessed with boxes. Here we share how you can make box construction activities for your little ones easy and enjoyable. And they don’t have to be Pinterest perfect. Friend and Mum extraordinaire Emily shares how she went about it.   How it started…. Mr 3 is obsessed with garbage trucks […]

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Sensory play: How to make a sensory hoop for babies

Lets talk sensory play…. Have you ever tried to describe the smell of wet grass as you walk across it, or the taste of a warm freshly baked biscuit? It is not just one sense that we use to describe these things, but a combination of many senses. Today we are focusing on baby sensory […]

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