Parenting Files

PARENTING: Positive phrases to calm difficult behaviour

It’s all too easy to snap and yell at the kids when they’ve pushed you to your limit. But, we all know how ineffective that can be. Here's some alternatives to calm difficult behaviour.

Preschool

Free Bush Kindy on the Sunshine Coast

Did you know there was a free (yup, FREE!) weekly Bush Playgroup on the Sunshine Coast?

Education

BACK TO SCHOOL: Overcoming Separation Anxiety

The start of a new school year can be tough for those struggling with separation anxiety. Have a tear-free start with these top tips.

Recipes

5 nut-free snacks PERFECT for lunchboxes

Looking for a nut-free snack for your little one? Great for lunchboxes, here are six of our favs – delicious, nutritious and totally nut-free!

Apps

TECH: 5 great apps for starting school

Whether you have a little one starting school this year or next, these apps will come in handy.

Education

Tips for a smooth start to school

Is your child starting kindergarten or school this year? Here are some great tips on how to ensure a smooth start.

Primary

Why a prep transition program really matters

A successful start to Prep is about more than the first day. 
We head over to Sunshine Coast Grammar School to discover how they ensure every student has the best start to ‘big school’.

Education

BACK TO SCHOOL: Being Prep-ready

Do you have a preppie starting this year? Be totally Prep ready with these top tips from Sunshine Coast Grammar School

Places & Spaces

Dreamworld for families - a local's guide

Dreamworld is famous for its big thrill rides and adrenaline-filled big-kid fun. But did you know that it’s also a great place for families with little ones? (Yup, even the really little ones!)

Products

Healthy treats the whole family will love!

We had the chance to test out the latest craze in healthy treats to hit the Sunshine Coast recently, and we couldn’t wait to get sticky!

Water & Nature

FREE Summer activities
 on the Sunshine Coast

Looking for something FREE to do with the kids? There are so many #summeradventures to be had on the Sunshine Coast!

Primary

King's Christian College opens a new learning centre in Logan Village

January 2020 marks the opening of King’s Christian College’s new campus at Logan Village, bringing their proven education programs to Logan families.