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How family plays a part in your story
Family makes up part of who we are. But sometimes, life’s random twists and turns make it easy to lose family connections – and ultimately, this can mean losing connection with ourselves.
Is simplicity the key to stronger families?
Instead of cramming more into your family life, we look at the benefits of doing less.
The school project that brought the generations together
What started out as a school project turned into a lesson of connection, love, and family.
Finding a new way to connect with best friends
What happens when two bloggers go head to head with their families over some old fashioned competitive outdoor fun? Read on to find out.
A ride to remember
“Fat Mum Slim” blogger Chantelle Ellem opens up about how a little leap of faith turned out to be one of the best decisions she’d ever made.
Remember me? The importance of 'date' time away from your kids
With Valentine’s Day on the way, busy mother and blogger Beth MacDonald shares her tips on keeping the romance alive all year round.
The one simple way to reconnect with your family
For many of us, spending more time with family is high on our priority list. Baby Mac shares one easy tip that might help you reconnect with your family.
Eight ways to take ten with your family
Even though my kids are getting older and becoming more independent, it's still important for us to be a team. Here are eight ways my family likes to connect with one another.
A family adventure to the cricket
Heading to the cricket with three children under five may sound crazy. But this summer I thought why not give it a go and see if it was a great way to connect with my family. Here’s what I learnt…
Seven ways to connect with your family
Many people look forward to the holiday season so they can spend quality time with their families. But if you’ve found that by day three, everyone is in their own room or glued to the TV, you may find these suggestions helpful.
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Darren Lehmann on the importance of family time
There’s a lot of travel when you’re the coach of the Australian cricket team, so family time becomes more precious than ever.
Five reasons why family time is important
Families are like gardens; the more you water them, the more spectacularly they may bloom. Here are five reasons to connect with your family today.
How families can stay connected as the kids get older
Trying to find family time when we’re all so busy can be tricky. Here are some tips on how to connect with your teens, even when they might pretend they’re too cool for Mum and Dad!
Family time: clocking up the benefits
Most of us know the value of spending time with the family, but sometimes it can feel impossible to find the time to connect with one another. We look at the benefits of family time, and how much we really need to make to be together.
Playing games with kids: why it's more than just a bit of fun
While some parents may dismiss games as a bit of a time waster or just for fun, games can actually provide much more for a child’s development. Not to mention they can be a great way for families to spend time together and connect. We explore the importance of playing games with our kids.
Team Family vs. Australian Cricket Team
When the Cooper’s met the Aussie cricket team, they put the ‘quality’ into quality time.
Keeping conflict out of parenting
Conflict is a normal part of life and a natural part of relationships, particularly when there are differing personalities. Add to the mix, the challenge of raising children who often test the boundaries, or engage in conflict with each other, and it’s easy to understand why parents often feel stressed. Here are some tips to help you keep conflict out of parenting.
Families who camp together
It may not be glamorous, but camping is a great way to escape the buzz of ‘the everyday’ and share quality time with your family. Here are nine benefits to connecting with nature, and heading off on a camping trip.