Healthy Mini Muffins

These deliciously cute high fibre mini chocolate muffins will be a huge hit with your children! This easy recipe is also great fun for the kids to help out with in the kitchen. Ingredients: 1/3 Cup milk 1 Egg ¾ Cup self-rising flour ¼ Cup rice bran oil ¼ Cup shredded coconut 1/3 Cup 70% […]

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Transitioning From Care To School

“Can you tell me about your School Readiness Program?” is possibly the most asked question of Centre Managers, followed closely by “Do you think my son/daughter is ready for School?” The concept of readiness; and more broadly, being capable to emotionally process the complexity of transitions, is the fundamental base of any quality transition to […]

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Mini Veggie Balls

This dish is something that the whole family will enjoy. These tasty veggie balls are the perfect way to get your kids and family eating vegetables without any hassle! Ingredients: 2 tbsp olive oil 1 ½ tbsp of tomato sauce – plus extra to serve 1 tsp soy sauce ½ tbsp of mixed herbs Pinch […]

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Paper Fish

This bendy craft is great fun for kids and adults alike! Get creative and make all kinds of fun fish that bend and move just like real fish! Materials: Coloured A4 sized paper White A4 sized paper Black marker Glue Scissors Method: First start with a piece of coloured paper of your choice, this will […]

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Delicious Apricot Muesli Slice

This delicious apricot muesli slice is a tasty lunch box addition or great for an afternoon treat. Try adding different dried fruits to make your own yummy combinations! Ingredients 150g butter 2 tbsp honey 200g dried apricots, chopped 1 cup self-raising flour 1 cup muesli – untoasted ½ cup sultanas ½ cup caster sugar 2 […]

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International Friendship Day

Developing friendships and delighting in others is an important aspect of early childhood. Children’s friendships in early childhood are so much more than having someone to play with. Friendships provide a platform for children to practice their developing social interaction skills with the familiar responses of their friends. Through friendships, children can learn to negotiate, […]

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Paper Friends

Your children will love this friendship inspired craft! In celebration of International Friendship Day this year encourage your kids to have a go at making their own paper friends, which they can then share with their friends! Materials: Paints Paint brushes or sponges Paper Pencil Glitter Method: Set out paint colours that you wish to […]

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Colourful Maths Experiences at Coburg

Introducing new concepts to children means Educators need to research to find activities and experiences that will capture their interest. At Casa Bambini Coburg, the Reggio Emilia approach is focused on using natural resources and bright colours to engage children in their learning. To involve the children even more, educators in the Senior Toddler Room […]

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Ball Art Creations

This great mess free activity will have your kids creating wonderful pieces of art in an entirely new and fun way and is perfect for younger aged children!  Materials: Balls Box (small to medium sized) Paper plates Sticky tape Scissors Paper Paint Method: Firstly start by cutting the piece of paper to fit the size […]

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Shepherd’s Pie

This tasty winter’s dish is packed full of vegetables for your little (and big) family members! It is sure to become a family favourite! Ingredients For the pie filling: 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 onion, diced 500g beef or turkey mince 3 rashers short cut bacon, chopped 8 small (button) mushrooms, wiped and chopped 2 […]

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