Blogs

20
Nov

How We are Growing Our Own Food

We have been busy breaking ground (and swiftly covering the soil with mulch). This week marked our very first harvest of crops from our fledgling farm nestled along the Hawkesbury River. Picked at dawn and delivered to our Children by lunchtime, we had crates of lettuce, pak choy, and rocket ready to be prepared into nutritious stir-frys and salads for

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2
Nov

Combatting Sibling Rivalry

If you are a parent with more than just one child, it is inevitable that sibling rivalry will exist in your household. This can be an upsetting sight to witness but there are steps and tools that you can implement to promote peace. This blog will go through the reason why this is a common issue and how to remedy

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16
Oct

The Social Dilemma for Children

One of the key concerns of most parents is the amount of time their children spend being exposed to social media via smartphones, tablets, and other electronic devices. In light of the recent attention that social media has been given through various documentaries such as “The Social Dilemma” and “The Great Hack”, we take a deeper look into some of

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30
Sep

Advance Your Career at ToBeMe

At ToBeMe Early Learning, we facilitate industry-leading Education and Care through our inspired learning spaces. Fundamental to our ethos is one critical element: Exploring. Through the means of Exploring, we are able to discover the best learning practices and approaches for our Children. From the moment that ToBeMe Early Learning was simply an idea, we embarked on our own journey

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16
Jun

Teaching the generations of tomorrow to look after Mother Earth.

At ToBeMe, our children are commencing an amazing learning journey, providing them with an incredible educational experience.  We’re currently in the process of a brand new project – The ToBeMe Learning Farm! Our vision for the ToBeMe Learning Farm is to create an organic permaculture farm, where we can self produce our own fruit and vegetables. Ultimately, our medium-term plan,

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22
Apr

The Boogers Are Coming – A Free E-Book for Children

Thanks to our wonderful friends over at Toddle, we’re proud to introduce their free E-Book, A Little Monsters Story: The Boogers are Coming. Confusion is a feeling shared by most during this pandemic and whilst the world adjusts to a new normal, children can be left wondering what on earth is going on? Toddle’s Little Monster characters are based on the

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1
Apr

Coping Techniques for Parents in Isolation.

Cooped-up and explosive? Helping you help your children to manage their emotions while in self-isolation. We all know what it can be like when a child has an emotional meltdown – and it can happen over the littlest thing – like the toast being cut the wrong way for a toddler or a teenager “losing it” because you’ve asked them

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17
Mar

NSW Health Advice Regarding School Closures

NSW Health has advised for schools to remain open in light of the outbreak of Coronavirus/COVID-19; as per the outcomes of the Australian Health Protection Principal Committee meeting on Sunday 15th March 2020. In summary, your children are safer at school. The topic of school closure and attendance has been widely discussed. There are specific reasons why experts have made

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5
Mar

10 practical tips for getting kids to pay attention.

Kids and attention; If it’s happened once, it’s happened a thousand times. You call out to your child for dinner, ask her to get undressed for the bath or tell him to come inside from the back yard, and it’s as if your requests evaporate into thin air. Or you check in to see how homework is coming along, only

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5
Feb

Feeling guilty about not spending enough time with the kids?

Beat parenting guilt with these simple tips Parents often feel guilty about not spending enough time with their children. Life seems so busy with work. As well as taking care of the home and everything that needs to be done when raising a family. With all that busyness there’s often very little time left to spend with the kids. If

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