25 ways to Tie a Scarf in under 5 minutes


This is one of those videos you watch on two levels: a) the content. I ALWAYS wondered how to do so many of those scarf tricks! Which is your favourite? I think I like the Celebrity! b) the production. What a clever way to create a video!

5 Unconventional Uses For Vinegar


5 Unconventional Uses For Vinegar by FiveHiver Maria Rainier Vinegar is a product that can be found in most kitchens. In cooking, it’s been used for flavoring and meat tenderizing for hundreds of years. Here are five examples of ways to use vinegar that go beyond salad dressing and seasoning. 1. As a Home Remedy [ Read More ]

5 Nifty Lunchbox Ideas


Have you ever had a note sent home in the lunchbox for putting ‘sometimes’ food in there? Once, when my little guy was at kinder, the entire kinder group had ‘nutritious lunch box ideas’ flyers put into their lockers because I was caught including a choc chip muesli bar in his lunch. Bad mother! Another [ Read More ]

Pass the Parcel – 5 Ways

Pass The Parcel - 5 Ways

We are reposting this article because it seems the birthday party season is upon us! Every weekend holds a party somewhere at the moment – you too? Pass the Parcel – 5 Ways A guest post by Melissa from MJSVirtual Pass the Parcel has come a long way in recent years and there are now [ Read More ]

5 Step craft activity for kids :: Paper Chain


Stuck for something to break up the day? This is one of the most simple craft activities going ’round because any age group can enjoy it. Paper Chain You will need 3-4 different coloured pieces of A4 paper Guillotine or scissors Paper glue Method: 1. Stack the paper together and make strips from it. 2. [ Read More ]

Create 16 Mini pizzas in under 5 minutes

mini pizzas mixed cheese pre oven

This is a super quick lunch, dinner, snack or party food – how versatile! One of the kids recently had to provide a plate of food for a class function and we took these in…. the tray was empty when I picked it up! Needless to say, the kids absolutely love getting involved in this [ Read More ]

5 Uses for Mineral based eyeshadow


Five things to do when things go wrong at school


Despite best teaching practice things do go wrong at school. Most kids experience learning difficulties from time to time. The developmental nature of childhood means that there will always be some turbulence, particularly around key transition ages, such as the start of adolescence. Your approach as a parent when your child has difficulty at school [ Read More ]

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