• Parenting

    Super Easy Fine Motor Skills Activity For Toddlers

    Hey beautiful people! You know how sometimes you just need something quick, easy, and safe to entertain your toddler while you eat/drink your coffee/rush around tidying/have five minutes to hold on to your sanity? Well, I definitely know how that goes! Today, however, I stumbled across a wee gem in the toddler-entertainment field. Like all good projects, this activity only uses three items you’ll likely find lying around your house! Winning! What you’ll need: Cotton balls Tongs (I gave Hunter two different sizes) Muffin tray …and a toddler! 😉 All you do is show your wee cherub how to use the tongs, and pop a couple cotton balls into the…

  • Parenting

    50+ Fun Indoor Play Ideas (so you can keep your sanity)

    I love school holidays – I love having my big boy at home with me, I love the relaxed mornings, and I love not having to fit the day around school pick up and drop off. But school holidays can sometimes become a bit stressful, especially when the weather is a bit average, and cabin fever can set in at lightning speeds. It is totally OK to tell your kids to “just go and play” (and actually, it’s very beneficial to do regularly because it encourages initiative, creativity & imagination), but it can also be really helpful to have some activity or game ideas on hand. I’m sure we’re all…

  • GlowMama Discovers,  Parenting

    Discover: Wellington Museum & Frank Kitts Playground

    Hey mamas! In our weekends we love to get out as a family and head to different places for a change of scenery and to hopefully create some awesome experiences and memories for the kids – as I’m sure you guys do too! I love discovering new places, and am constantly amazed at all the hidden gems around our city (and country) – sometimes they’re places everyone else seems to know about except me, other times they really are well hidden!  Anyway, I thought it’d be cool to do little write ups of the places we go to hopefully promote them a bit and share our finds with you –…