Parenting

Toddler Outings: National Gallery of Victoria (NGV) Open House Tromarama for Kids

Photo from NGV website Entertaining the kids during winter can be a bit of a challenge. In summer it’s easy just to head out to a park and playground but you have to be resourceful in finding indoor play areas when it’s cold and wet outside. Recently my 2-year-old and I checked out the NGV with fellow mums and bubs. The…

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Parenting, Toddler and Preschool Activities

Toddler Activities: Kinetic Sand

kinetic sand

I've noticed kinetic sand at toy shops for a while but never thought to purchase it…until recently. Boy, what have we been missing out on? My 2-year-old loves the stuff. It's like play dough that doesn't dry out. She spends ages making sandcastles and "cakes" with it every day. What is kinetic sand? Kinetic sand is basically wet sand minus the wet…

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