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3 big reasons why children need to play outdoors

Tuesday 14 March 2017 / Activities, Health, Parenting Tips
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Many studies highlight the benefits children get from time spent having fun in the fresh air.

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How to make a Christmas wreath

Tuesday 29 November 2016 / Activities

This Christmas wreath is easy and fun to make with your little ones - and shows how much they've grown!

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How to make a paper plate Christmas angel

Tuesday 29 November 2016 / Activities

Why not try this easy and fun activity with your little ones?

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4 easy to make musical instruments for kids

Friday 28 October 2016 / Activities, On A Budget
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Music ignites all areas of child development: intellectual, social and emotional, motor, language, and overall literacy.

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What’s in a word: helping your child build their vocabulary

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Tuesday 11 October 2016 / Activities, Speech and Communication, Parenting Tips
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Did you know, the number of words that a toddler knows predicts how well they will learn to read when they get to school

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Science Fun: baking soda volcano!

Friday 09 September 2016 / Activities
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Looking for cool stuff to try with your children? What about a baking soda volcano!

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5 tips to unplug and play with your children

Saturday 30 July 2016 / Parenting Tips, Activities
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Technology is an often necessary part of the lives of children and parents alike, but it’s important to have a balance.

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Getting out and about with my newborn baby – what do I really need to take with me?

Monday 04 July 2016 / Parenting Tips, Activities, Baby
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Summer is coming and it’s time to get out and enjoy the great outdoors with your new baby. But what to take with you?

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Messy play for babies

Friday 27 May 2016 / Parenting Tips, Activities, Baby
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Messy play is an excellent way for children to explore the world around them.

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Games to help your toddler listen

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Listening is an important part of learning to talk, try these fun games from Furness Sure Start Children’s Centre.

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