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WIN! Anzac Ted & Two Rabbits book pack

Go in the draw for this beautiful book pack including a copy of the special 10th-anniversary edition of Anzac Ted, by Belinda Landsberry, along with Two Rabbits,by Larissa Ferenchuk & Prue Pittock.

WIN! A family pass to Orana Wildlife Park!

Check out the home of New Zealand’s only gorillas, or try hand-feeding a giraffe! This family pass giveaway is for two adults and up to three children. Perfect for the school holidays!

Kung Fu Panda 4 Activities – Colouring-in and Word Search

Need something to help keep the kids entertained? Print out these two fun activity sheets – a Kung Fu Panda 4 coloring-in and a word search. Enjoy! Click here to download Kung Fu Panda 4 Word Search EditSign Click here to download Kung Fu Panda 4 Colouring-In EditSign

Anzac biscuits with chocolate buttons

You can’t beat the chocolate twist on this classic Kiwi biscuit recipe from Taupo’s Vanya Insull of VJ Cooks. Makes 16 biscuits. Prep time: 20 minutes, cook time: 20 minutes, additional time: 30 minutes. INGREDIENTS INSTRUCTIONS NOTES These biscuits can also be made without chocolate buttons.You can swap for white or milk chocolate chips or […]

Does your child need a skin care regime?

If your child is asking for their own skin care regime, you could be doing them more harm than good by agreeing. Dermatologist DR LOUISE REICHE explains why less is more when it comes to children’s skin.

Out in the cold: dealing with exclusion

Being left out of a friend group is hugely painful at any age. Friendship expert DANA KERFORD shares her tips for helping your child when they’re left out in the cold. By Sonia Speedy Most of the time kids aren’t intentionally excluding others, says Dana, the founder of the friendship programme URSTRONG, used in schools […]

Help! My child is a bully!

No-one likes to think their child is bullying others, but what do you do if they are? The Ministry of Education’s SEAN TEDDY has some advice. By Sonia Speedy Bullying can take many forms, from social exclusion, cyberbullying and spreading hurtful rumours to physical and verbal aggression. Sean, the Ministry of Education’s operations and integration […]