It's back to school and back to packing school lunches. When you're filling the lunch boxes for the kids, don't forget the occasional fun treat too.
It seems like from the moment our kids are able to walk and talk, we're trying to get them to sit still and be quiet! Kids are naturally inquisitive and full of imagination, so when they need to focus on schoolwork it can be hard to master the concentration levels needed.
Avoid the trial and error of choosing a lunch box and drink bottle with our tried-and-tested helpful tips on what to look out for, plus some of our favourite shopping picks from The Warehouse.
If the technological world is moving along at a pace that you’re struggling to keep up with, the prospect of BYOD can seem daunting, especially when there are a million options to choose from and new technology is added frequently. To help you get your head around BYOD and school technology, here’s a quick guide.
Did you know that lip care is just as important as skin care? While you should be protecting your skin from the sun year round, it’s also important to protect your lips from becoming dry and damaged – especially now we’re heading into the summer months.
NEW Scentsitive Scents™ - skin-friendly scents gentle enough for sensitive intimate skin and all over. From Vagisil, your intimate health experts.
Thinking about a family holiday in Queenstown but want accommodation that truly welcomes children? Check out this great family-friendly accommodation perfectly located to explore New Zealand’s ultimate family holiday destination.
If you thought feeding your baby had its challenges, then eating with a toddler is going to be even more amusing for you!
Your toddler is growing and developing at a rapid pace, so how can you help to ensure that their nutritional intake is sufficient for them to thrive and enjoy a bright future?
As your toddler moves to more independent eating and drinking, and they experiment with different flavours and textures, it is hard to keep track of what is actually being consumed. So how can you be confident that they are getting enough nutritional food?
We've done the research and come up with six of the best toys to give as birthday gifts that will encourage exploration, problem solving, and imagination - and best of all will inspire joy on opening day!
To celebrate the wonderfully nostalgic moments of Kiwi family holidays in years gone by, we asked Kidspot readers to share their favourite memories from their own childhood. And what a walk down memory lane it was! Your stories made us smile, laugh, shed a tear or two, and sweetly reminisce about our own holidays from when we were kids.
The key to removing warts (or verrucas) is to remove the core of the wart – this is hidden under the dome that you can see on the top of the skin. Wartie provides outstanding freezing performance to remove warts and verrucas fast, effectively and safely.
Finding appealing food for kids with allergies can be challenging so when I discovered that Howler Hotdogs have a gluten-free range I was overjoyed – finally something “fun” that my boys can eat without any worries! Find out what we thought!
Lockdown lunches have become a bit same-same now that we’re in week 3 so the opportunity to try something a little bit different came at just the right time. While you usually eat battered hotdogs on a stick at a carnival or somewhere else fun, we decided to bring that magic and excitement into our own home for a change and give Howler Hotdogs a try. Find out what we thought!
Breastfeeding can be extremely challenging, especially if you’re a first time māmā! But remember, you don’t have to do it on your own! Whatever your breastfeeding journey looks like, BreastfeedingNZ is a safe place where you will find free support and feel empowered … welcome to the community.
Creative kids who love to include dolls in their imaginative play will find hours of fun with Zuru Toys Sparkle Girlz doll range. See what our Junior Toy Analysts thought about these dolls.
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is a common, unpleasant disorder that affects the nerves and muscles of the colon or large intestine. Find out more about IBS, and effective ways to manage the often distressing symptoms.
As kids grow and develop, and start taking responsibility for themselves, they also need to know how to look after their own wellness, especially during winter.
It’s no secret that with colder temperatures comes bigger power bills! Check out these simple tips to get control of your power bill during the colder months.
It’s important as you rethink your budget that you also think about putting protections in place, should anything happen to you or your partner.
Kidspot talked with Megan and Andrew Papas about the joys and challenges of becoming first time parents to Baby Bastian who arrived in February 2021. We discuss their pregnancy journey as well as how having Bastian in their lives has changed things up.
If you want to introduce your family to the joys of fun in the snow without skiers and snowboarders whizzing by, Winter Wonderland at Snowplanet is the place for you. Year round right here in Auckland, you can safely enjoy fun in the snow.