Posts from the category: Sponsors

5 Construction Challenges for Kids With BIG Ideas

5 Construction and Building Challenges for kids (STEM)

This is a sponsored post. A construction based challenge can be an excellent project for encouraging children to think creatively, to solve problems and to express their own ideas using a range of practical materials. Construction challenges provide a fabulous platform for the development of a … [Read more...]

8 Tips for Helping Your Child Resolve Conflict and Be A Good Friend

Helping children learn strategies for conflict resolution

This post is sponsored by Hasbro My Little Pony. As much as we try to avoid it, conflict is a normal part of life. Helping children learn to manage conflict effectively will also help them to experience more fulfilling friendships and enjoy better social experiences, both at school and outside of … [Read more...]

Do You Know a Child With BIG Ideas?


This is a sponsored post. Do you know? Given space, opportunity and the right support, kids are fabulous at solving problems and devising fresh, new and innovative ideas. Today I am excited to share news of a fabulous initiative that will see some of Australia’s brightest young thinkers … [Read more...]

5 Ways Mums With Young Kids Can Volunteer

Volunteer Week

This is a sponsored post. I was excited to receive a notice home from Immy’s school recently asking for assistance preparing costumes for this year’s performing arts production. As a year one student Immy is too young to be involved with the production but it was nice that the invitation to … [Read more...]

Celebrating Motherhood

Motherhood ft

This post is sponsored by BIG W. Motherhood. Isn’t it funny how one word can mean so many different things to different people, with our own personal definition shaped by our own experiences – of being mothered and, for many, of being a mother. I recently asked some of my fabulous blogging mum … [Read more...]

5 Family Friendly, Healthy Breakfast Ideas

healthy breakfast ideas

This post is sponsored by Coles. Well we did it and I am so glad we did! The #7daybreakfast challenge has certainly made breakfast time a whole lot more interesting at Chateau Childhood 101 – we’ve tried new recipes, found new favourites and put old favourites firmly back on the breakfast menu. … [Read more...]

What’s For Breakfast at Your House?

Homemade baked beans recipe via Childhood 101

This post is sponsored by Coles. I admit I am a bit of a breakfast tyrant. I like my girls to have a filling, healthy breakfast and I generally discourage packaged breakfast cereal (porridge excepted), especially on school days. As a teacher I believe eating a good breakfast is essential to … [Read more...]

Our Toddler Room Makeover + 7 Budget Tips for Decorating Kids Spaces

Toddler room ideas

This post is sponsored by White Knight Paints. Thanks to White Knight Paints our toddler room makeover is complete. Through the process I have learnt that I am certainly not a natural interior decorator! However armed with a palette of pinks, yellow and mint green to play with (as shared in our … [Read more...]