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5 Things To Say Instead Of “Don’t Cry” 5 Things To Say Instead Of “Don’t Cry”
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5 Things To Say Instead Of “Don’t Cry”

Our in-house Children Services Curriculum Advisor, Jenny Kable, shares ideas on what to say to console your crying toddler.
Child Developmental Milestones: A Checklist for Babies & Toddlers Child Developmental Milestones: A Checklist for Babies & Toddlers
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Child Developmental Milestones: A Checklist for Babies & Toddlers

Developmental Milestones are usually recognised as guides for tracking a child’s development. They can be ordered into certain groupings, based on physical, emotional, social, cognitive and language development.
Exploring the Benefits of Sensory Play for Children Exploring the Benefits of Sensory Play for Children
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Exploring the Benefits of Sensory Play for Children

Toddlers absolutely delight in exploring their world through their senses. Sensory play - play that stimulates any of a child’s senses - builds cognitive skills and influences how your child learns about their world.
6 Steps to Introducing Your Child to a New Food 6 Steps to Introducing Your Child to a New Food
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6 Steps to Introducing Your Child to a New Food

Our in-house Dietitians Anna & Alex explore the 6 step approach to help children eat a greater variety of foods and increase their confidence in trying new foods.
Separation Anxiety in Children and Parents Separation Anxiety in Children and Parents
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Separation Anxiety in Children and Parents

Childcare can be a big step for children and parents! You can be starting childcare for the first time or returning after some time. Either way, it can feel hard.
Step-by-Step Guide To Introducing Allergenic Foods To Your Baby Step-by-Step Guide To Introducing Allergenic Foods To Your Baby
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Step-by-Step Guide To Introducing Allergenic Foods To Your Baby

Our in-house Dietitians share a step-by-step guide to help you introduce allergenic foods to your baby safely, giving them the best possible chance of being food allergy free.
Delicious Recipes From Our New Winter Menu Delicious Recipes From Our New Winter Menu
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Delicious Recipes From Our New Winter Menu

Winter has arrived and so has our delicious new menu. Our menu is developed in conjunction with our in-house Dietitians Anna & Alex and features a four week rotating selection of meals designed for each child’s age group. Please find below a selection of our most popular campus recipes that you can create at home!

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Respectful Nappy Changes Respectful Nappy Changes
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Respectful Nappy Changes

“Nappy changing is not just about getting a job done, or having a clean baby. Our hands are a baby’s introduction to the world. If they touch slowly, gently, and “ask” a child for cooperation rather than demand it, we are rewarded with a relationship bound in trust, respect and the inexorable knowledge of our importance to each other.” – Janet Lansbury
Sparking The Imagination For Babies Sparking The Imagination For Babies
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Sparking The Imagination For Babies

Our in-house Children Services Curriculum Advisor, Jenny Kable, shares tips to develop your babies imagination.
5 Things To Say Instead Of “Don’t Cry” 5 Things To Say Instead Of “Don’t Cry”
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5 Things To Say Instead Of “Don’t Cry”

Our in-house Children Services Curriculum Advisor, Jenny Kable, shares ideas on what to say to console your crying toddler.
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Respectful Nappy Changes

“Nappy changing is not just about getting a job done, or having a clean baby. Our hands are a baby’s introduction to the world. If they touch slowly, gently, and “ask” a child for cooperation rather than demand it, we are rewarded with a relationship bound in trust, respect and the inexorable knowledge of our importance to each other.” – Janet Lansbury

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