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Looking for fun activities to make or to do with babies, toddlers and preschool kids?

Have a read of our Hot Topics articles on kids activities and our wide range of things to make and to do to help keep them entertained.

Plus have a look at our articles on Kids Parties, Kids Sports and Kids Travel section too.

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4 ways to make play dates fun

4 ways to make play dates fun

Play dates needn't be stressful! Next time you arrange a play date for your toddler or pre-schooler, remember to keep things fun and simple with these 4 quick tips.
Getting through airport security with young kids

Getting through airport security with young kids

Going through airport security is usually a fairly mundane procedure, but when you have young kids in tow you may need to do a little more planning! These useful tips will help make getting through airport security a little less stressful next time you fly with small children.
Packing for a trip with kids made easy

Packing for a trip with kids made easy

Going away with young kids on holiday or for the weekend? This quick and easy packing idea using zip lock bags will make your life less stressful whilst you’re away.
Tips on travelling with kids who have asthma

Tips on travelling with kids who have asthma

Travelling with kids who have asthma can still be enjoyable if you take a few precautions. Whether you are heading off to the beach, the countryside or even overseas, good preparation can help keep your child’s asthma at bay while you’re away. Check out these helpful tips.
Do your kids car seats have more germs than a toilet?

Do your kids car seats have more germs than a toilet?

Who would have thought that your child’s car seat could harbour more germs than your toilet, but a survey carried out by scientists at the University of Birmingham discovered just that. Are you aware of the risks?
Has you child's car seat expired?

Has you child's car seat expired?

Did you know that kids’ car seats expire after 5 – 12 years from the date of manufacture? Once a seat expires, or has been in an accident of any scale, the life span becomes zero. The car seat then needs to be disposed of safely, to prevent other people from using the seat again.
Tips on hiring a babysitter or nanny while on holiday

Tips on hiring a babysitter or nanny while on holiday

Hiring the right babysitter or nanny whilst you're on holiday can sometimes be a hard decision to make. Do you take a nanny with you on your trip or do you hire a babysitter when you get to your destination? Take a look at these tips to help you choose the most suitable option for you and your family.
Kids car seat safety

Kids car seat safety

Are you sure you’re using the appropriate car seat for your kids? Do you know when to change from a rear-facing seat to a front-facing seat or when it’s ok to use a booster seat? Find out more about kids car seat safety laws in New Zealand.

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