kids

Most kids grow like weeds, so you probably feel like you’re buying clothes or shoes for them every few months.  A good pair of quality school shoes can seem expensive, especially when there’s uniforms, books and laptops to fork out for.  But, a well-made, well-fitting...

Getting children into a regular sleep routine is hard enough, then the daylight-saving curveball hits you, and BAM! The kids are all out of whack and bedtime becomes a battleground! Luckily help is at hand from The Shire’s resident baby whisperer, Veena Parry of Sleep Sweet,...

Authentic Italian pizzeria, American burger joints, Sushi, pub grub, and even Texas/Caribbean BBQ fusion; yep, the Shire really has no shortage of interesting family-friendly dining spots. Whether you’re eating out for a special treat, or just can’t be stuffed with shopping/prep/cooking/cleaning, there’s no reason why dining...

Bounce, leap, jump, tumble, roll and reach for the sky. Why should big kids have all the fun? The Little Leapers program at Sky Zone Miranda is specially designed so kids under five years old can learn to jump at their own pace, without being overwhelmed by...

Now that I am a mum, there’s nothing more heartwarming than watching my children’s eyes light up when they see an amazing display of Christmas lights in the Sutherland Shire. They are usually lit up from about 7.30pm, even though it is still light at...

We are spoiled for choice when it comes to fun things to do here in the Sutherland Shire. Make sure enjoy some new experiences with the kids (and kids-at-heart) these school holidays....

That magical time of year is almost here. Our favourite little elves are on their way from the North Pole, heading to families all over the Shire to sprinkle some Christmas magic. So it’s time to start thinking about how your cheekly little Elf on...

So you really need a holiday. A break from the everyday – work, cleaning, cooking… It all seems like a great idea in the planning phase but a successful kid friendly holiday lies in the detail....