3 Great Asparagus Snacks

The arrival of spring sees the markets and supermarkets stocked full of a seasonal favourite and awesome kids finger food, Asparagus. It’s loaded with nutrients and antioxidants, is a great source of fiber, folate and vitamins A, C, E and K so is a perfect …

Quick family barbecue salads

It such a simple pleasure to dine alfresco, even if New Zealand’s inclement weather doesn’t always oblige. So when an unexpected pocket of lovely weather arrives, we often have to throw together a family barbecue at short notice. That’s why it’s handy to have some …

Healthy Easter Treats

We are bombarded with an amazing array of Chocolate Easter eggs over the Easter holidays and it can be hard to find healthy Easter treats, so we have pulled together a few fun ideas to give you a helping hand. 1. Hummus Dip with Carrots …

How to choose a good app for your child

If it feels like the world of apps is overwhelming, that’s because it is! Increasingly, many kids have personal devices like smart phones and tablets. There are hundreds of apps available for everything from education to communication, games, even road trips – the challenge for …

Digital overload

  Do you need a digital break? Quick check: if you are reading this online, how many browser tabs do you have open? If you’re reading it in print, do you also have your tablet open with Candy Crush, are you scanning your text messages …