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5 ways to help your Asperger’s child achieve their best.

5 Ways to Help your Aspberger's Child Achieve

5 ways to help your Asperger’s child achieve their best. A guest post by FiveHiver Judy Asperger’s children and high functioning autistic children are sometimes rejected by others or bullied because of their under-developed social skills and poorer self expression. Futhermore, parents of these wonderful children often feel powerless to do much other than take [ Read More ]

5 Survival Tips for New Dads

5 Survival Tips for New Dads

Five Survival Tips for New Dads A guest post by FiveHiver Shannon Cooper It still sounds strange when I hear it, but I am ‘a Dad.’ A still beaming, shiny new Dad at that. Our little baby, Harper, was born last August, and what an amazing journey it has been for my wife- Fiona, Harper and [ Read More ]

5 Top Tips for your Skiing Holiday by Kim Watkins

5 Top Tips for a Skiing Holiday - Kim Watkins

A guest post by Kim Watkins, keen FiveHiver! Yep, that’s right – Kim previously from Mornings with David and Kim! We took our three little girls skiing for the first time to Mt Buller in Victoria.. with 7 other families. Ziggy was 5, and our twins Cameron and Ripley were 7. One of the families [ Read More ]

5 Tools for sorting out family problems in a jiffy

5 Tools for Sorting our Family Problems

5 Tools for sorting out family problems in a jiffy A guest post from FiveHiver Mike Biggs The evaluation of a problem and searching for the best solution can be a big task especially when it is a household problem that needs to be dealt with. The tools that I share today are simple and [ Read More ]

5 things for your emergency evacuation plan

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With the recent Floods and now the Tropical Cyclone I’ve been thinking lately on our home evacuation plan (Scout motto “Be Prepared”), what would we do if we had to get out quick because of a unforeseen disaster and what would we take? So here’s 5 things to include in your evacuation plan. The key [ Read More ]

Play with your food :: 5 good ways

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Play with your food – 5 good ways for your kids to play with their food This is a guest post by FiveHive Community member Andrea McKenna I’ve found, through trial and error, as my kids have grown that getting them to eat good food doesn’t involve a nightly battle at the dinner table. If [ Read More ]

5 ways to inspire your little storyteller

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5 ways to inspire your little storyteller A guest post by Jason Berek-Lewis :: @jasonbereklewis I love stories. I love telling them, reading them, watching them and the more fantastic they are, the better. Yes, I am one of those late 1970s/ early 1980s geek kids who’s grown up on Star Wars, comic books and [ Read More ]

5 Fun Games from “When I was a girl”

5 Fun Games from 'when I was a girl'

5 Fun Games from “When I was a girl” A guest post by Melissa from MJS_Virtual Remember all those fun games we used to play as kids, before the invention of the internet and pay TV? Thinking back to when I was a girl, these were firm favourites: 1. Running under the sprinkler. There’s nothing [ Read More ]

5 Ways to Make Grocery Shopping Fun

5 Ways to Make Grocery Shopping Fun

5 Ways to Make Grocery Shopping Fun [A guest post by the fabulous Melissa www.mjsvirtual.com.au] We’ve all been there – it’s school holidays the fridge and pantry are empty and you have no choice but to take the tribe to the supermarket. Here are a few simple ways to make the grocery shopping process fun [ Read More ]

Family Keepsakes – 5 Ways

Family Keepsakes :: 5 Ways

Every primary school aged kid comes home with an assignment to complete their family tree. Take the opportunity to grasp their new-found interest in their family history and create some family keepsakes yourself or with some help from the kids: Grab the video camera (highly recommed a FLIP! – High Definition and super portable) and [ Read More ]


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