No Bubs Behind Bars: showing asylum seeking children we care

Deciding what’s best for our kids can divide parents into categories such as bottle or breast, controlled comforting or co-sleeping, childcare or nanny. But all parents would agree that their children have the right to play and grow in a nurturing environment with access to education and quality medical services. Tragically, this is something that 983 … Continue reading

Stop Telling Girls Pink Sucks

I think we can all agree there is way too much pink being shoved down the throats of little girls. The girl aisles in toy stores are so over the top it’s hard to walk down them without having a physical reaction. Gendered toys such as girly Lego and Nerf guns or hyper-sexualised dolls are … Continue reading

TAKING SICK KIDS TO SOCIAL EVENTS

Unfortunately, it is a given that babies and toddlers are going to constantly get sick. And while it would be crazy to expect every child with a runny nose to be ‘quarantined’, where should parents draw the line when letting them play with other children or pregnant women? There is a lot of folk wisdom … Continue reading