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Posts from the category: Family Health

Managing BIG Emotions: Take 5 Breathing Exercise

Take 5 Breathing exercise for kids. Part 4 of the Managing Big Emotions series for kids at childhood101.com

Today I am excited to team up with the lovely Leonie MacDonald of Relax Kids Canberra to bring you part four of the Managing Big Emotions printable poster series (you can find poster one here, poster two here and poster three here). Leonie is sharing a simple breathing technique (and tips for … [Read more...]

Managing Big Emotions Through Movement

Calm Down Yoga Routine for kids - help children manage big emotions

Given the popularity of the first two Managing Big Emotions Printable Posters (you can find poster one here and poster two here), today I have teamed up with the author of Kids Yoga Stories, Giselle Shardlow, to bring you a simple yoga series to use as a calm down activity with your child. Be sure … [Read more...]

Is My Toddler’s Poop Normal?

Is my toddlers poop normal

This post is sponsored by Coles. Poop. Poo. Faeces. Stool. Bowel motion. We have all dealt with our own for many years before having children and yet somehow, dealing with our own children’s poop can have us questioning nature like never before. Even the most pregnancy book prepared parent cannot … [Read more...]

It’s Time to Brush! How To Take Care of Your Child’s Teeth

It's time to brush! Tips for caring for your child's teeth

This post is sponsored by Colgate. With Halloween, end of school year parties and Christmas just around the corner, this time of year can feel like heaven for kids who love sweet treats and sugary drinks, and while the majority of parents I know are pretty mindful when it comes to their kids and … [Read more...]

Don’t We All Share Responsibility For Keeping Our Kids Safe?

Keeping Our Kids Safe: Allergy and Anaphylaxis Awareness

This is an Alphapharm sponsored post. Recently AJ and I were visiting a quiet, local playground with friends. Before too long another mum with two small children arrived. One of the children was eating a sandwich as he walked along; he started playing on the playground equipment, still carrying his … [Read more...]

Child Health Specialist Series: About the Work of a Paediatric Occupational Therapist

Paediatric Occupational Therapist Interview

Today’s Child Health Specialist interview features the lovely Anna Meadows – the mum and Paediatric Occupational Therapist behind the fun blog, Kids Play Space. Please tell us a little about the work of a Paediatric Occupational Therapist Occupational therapy is concerned with promoting … [Read more...]

Child Health Specialist Series: About the Work of a Paediatric Physical Therapist

About the work of a Paediatric Physical Therapist | Child Health Specialist Interview Series at Childhood 101

Today's Child Health Specialist interview features the very playful Stacy Menz - a paediatric physical therapist and blogger at Starfish Therapies. Please tell us a little about the work of a Pediatric Physical Therapist Being a pediatric physical therapist is in many ways is like being a … [Read more...]

Child Health Specialist Series: About the Work of a Speech-Language Pathologist

Child Health Specialist Interview Series: About the work of a Speech-Language Pathologist

Today's Child Health Specialist interview features the wonderful Katie Yeh - the mum and Speech-Language Pathologist behind the fabulous blog, Playing With Words 365. Please tell us a little about the work of a Speech-Language Pathologist (SLP) (aka Speech-Language Therapist or … [Read more...]