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WIN! 1 of 3 Trolls Band Together movie packs!

The music! The hair! The boy band! It’s all we ever wanted, all we ever needed – Trolls Band Together brings your favourite Trolls back to the big screen along with all new characters and brand-new music from NSYNC. Get ready for a hilarious, wild 90’s era ride and heartwarming adventure. Trolls Band Together is […]

Win! 1 of 4 $50 Castello® Cheese vouchers

This summer enjoy Castello®’s new Greek Style Cheese marinated in oil with garlic and herbs.  Available in a 265g glass jar with convenient pre-cut cubes, perfect for salads, pizza or pasta.  Be in to win 1 of 4 $50 Castello® Cheese vouchers to enjoy with the family and try this out.  @CastelloCheeseNZ Competition closes 11 […]

WIN! 1 of 2 Westpac Rescue Rashies

Designed for kids aged 2-8 years of age, these Westpac Rescue Rashies are bright red so the kids are easy to spot, with UPF50+ sun protection to keep them extra safe. What’s more, they include a fold-back design that unzips to show CPR instructions for use in an emergency. They’re also available for purchase for […]

WIN! 1 of 3 copies of Joy Cowley’s latest: At the Bach

At the Bach is the perfect bedtime read for the little ones on those long, lazy summer-time days. This simple poem by loved children’s author Joy Cowley transports the reader to a childhood summer with language that asks to be read over and over. The words are complemented by the illustrations of Ōtautahi-based Hilary Jean […]

WIN! 1 of 2 copies of MIA & LEO GO WILD!

Join Mia and her little brother Leo as they head out on their first family overnight tramp in MIA & LEO GO WILD! by Gillian Chandler, illustrated by Gavin Mouldey. Written in collaboration with the NZ Mountain Safety Council, the book is a gentle introduction for Kiwi kids to tramping and safety in the outdoors. […]

WIN! 1 of 3 Reo Pēpi Bilingual Colouring Books & reo labeled crayons

This beautiful bilingual colouring book stars creatures of Aotearoa, such as native birds, sea creatures, insects, and plants. It also includes over 30 stickers – match the stickers to the animal and colour inside (or outside) the lines. Not only does it teach te reo, but also introduces key learning concepts such as opposites and […]

Introducing your new partner to the kids

Introducing your new partner to the kids is a huge step in any relationship and something you want to get right. Mental health coach TRACEY HORTON has some tips on how to do it well for everyone involved.