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5 Tips for Camping with Kids

One way to get your children more comfortable exploring the outdoors, is to go camping. Here are a few helpful tips you’ll need when camping with kids…

Raising Adventurous, Outdoor Kids

Today, in the 21st century, it can be difficult to raise adventurous, outdoor kids. With video games and smartphones, many kids are reluctant to look at anything that is beyond a screen. Where once upon a time, children enjoyed having outdoor experiences away from home, they are now more inclined to take part in experiences that are directly geared around a wifi connection. This is frustrating for any parent who wants to encourage healthy living within the family.  Many children also don’t see the benefits of being outdoors. They may lack the ability of imaginative play or find…

Visiting Brisbane With Kids

It’s that time of year again, when those that have procrastinated over planning a summer vacation can procrastinate no longer. With the summer almost half over, it’s time to think of somewhere – and fast! Why not consider traveling to Brisbane with the kids? While the crowds flock to Sydney, Brisbane tourists can find activities and events for the whole family, without the big crowds. If you’re looking to go someplace new, Brisbane is a great place to visit!  Here are some of the kid-friendly highlights of this eastern Australia coastal city…

Essentials for Traveling Kids

It’s getting to that time of year when we’re either booking our summer vacation or we’re looking forward to jetting off somewhere hot and exotic soon. When you’re traveling with small children, it’s a good idea to create a packing checklist so that you don’t accidentally forget any essentials. Children are not always the most cooperative travelers. Ensuring that they have everything they need, will likely result in a much happier and stress-free vacation! Here are a few essentials to pack…