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Events, Kids, What to do

GET THE KIDS MOVING THIS SCHOOL HOLIDAYS

One of the biggest challenges modern parents face is finding ways to tear kids away from devices, reducing seemingly endless exposure to social media, gaming, YouTube and Netflix. Eastern suburbs duo Sebastian Pain and Ben Vengoa are coming to the rescue of parents who find it impossible to encourage their children to get outside and be active. Their one-day and two-day action packed Motiv8sports camps, run during school holidays at Maroubra’s Heffron Park, are designed to tickle the fancy of even the most dedicated couch-loving, technology-addicted, television-obsessed children. The super-charged, cleverly planned camps expose kids, no matter their natural propensity…

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For Mums, Health & Wellbeing, Parenting

5 Tips on how to become more resilient.

  When looking back at the past 18 months, there’s no doubt it’s been a tough time to be a parent. From job instability, to juggling work and homeschooling, to trying to explain to your kids why they can’t have their birthday party this year, it was hard for many of us to put on a brave face when nothing seemed certain. On the flip side, when you look back on these tough times in a positive light, chances are these experiences have already made you a better mother and a more resilient person than who you were in February…

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Events, Kids

PAW Patrol® Live! “The Great Pirate Adventure”

X Barks the Spot in hit live show based on PAW Patrol, the hit pre-school series Tickets go on sale 11am (local time), Monday 8 November 2021 Aware Super Theatre, ICC Sydney Saturday 9 & Sunday 10 April 202 AUSTRALIA – November 3, 2021 – All paws on deck! Following the continued success of the PAW Patrol Live! “Race to the Rescue” tour in 2021, Nickelodeon, VStar Entertainment Group and TEG Life Like Touring today announced the return of the second live stage show based on PAW Patrol, the top-rated preschool series produced by Spin Master Entertainment. The action-packed, music-filled…

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Events, Kids

NEIGHBOURHOOD EARTH

Australian Premiere of Award-Winning  Immersive Exhibition  NEIGHBOURHOOD EARTH  The ultimate space experience – combining the latest science with cutting-edge technology ICC SYDNEY FROM 22 NOVEMBER   NEIGHBOURHOOD EARTH is an award-winning exhibition that combines the latest science with cutting edge technology to create the ultimate space experience. Developed in conjunction with the US Space & Rocket Center and NASA’s George C. Marshall Space Flight Center, NEIGHBOURHOOD EARTH tells the story of space science and exploration as never seen before.  Since its world premiere in 2018 at NASA’S Marshall Space Center, this spectacular immersive exhibition has attracted over a million visitors…

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Events, Kids, What to do

Theme your next birthday party with bubbles!

One of the most common challenges for parents is trying to find a different style of birthday party to host.  With many different themes and ideas it can be hard to choose a theme that doesn’t mean a whole lot of work for you. Now lockdown is over there is a new party provider on the scence, Bubbleheads offering a unique party theme with you guessed it…bubbles. Bubblehead spokesperson Ulah Genevieve said, “We know many kids love bubbles so it made sense to create a themed party around this. “We invented a bunch of different bubble games tailored to different ages from…

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Babies, For Mums, Parenting, Pregnancy & Birth

What to expect when expecting twins!

What to expect when expecting twins!    By Obstetrician Dr Colin Walsh. Not one but two babies is a surprise and delight but also often a shock to parents having twins.   Dr Colin Walsh, an obstetrician at North Shore Private hospital answers the common questions of what a twin pregnancy can be like. I’m having twins – how will my pregnancy be different? Traditionally, 1-2% of pregnant women have twins. However this number is increasing with the widespread use of IVF.   A twin pregnancy immediately falls into the “high-risk” category. You are more likely to experience complications (preterm birth,…

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Inspiration, Kids

Come dance with us! Whatever your level, we’ll take you higher.

Elevate Performing Arts studio is offering first class free! With so many freedoms opening up this week, we are all feeling the vibe, but none more than our young people who have missed months of socialisation and fun! Elevate Performing arts offers just that, a fun and safe space where ego and judgement is left at the door. At Elevate, the nurturing teachers educate through inspiration and joy which allows students to learn to express their genuine self in a non-competitive environment. And isn’t that just what we all need after this long period of isolation. The refreshed Hillsdale and…

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Kids, Parenting, Uncategorized

FedEx Express names plane after South Coogee local

                          FedEx Express names plane after South Coogee local   10-year-old South Coogee local, Zoe Blacker’s excitement is sky-high after international logistics leader, FedEx Express named one of their aircraft after her.                   It’s a centuries-old tradition for ships of all kinds to be named and, almost since the first airplane, people and companies have often chosen unique names for their aircraft. But when it comes to naming their aircraft, FedEx goes one step further. From the early days of the company, it…

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