Monthly Archives: August 2014

Cooking with Kids – Orange Banana Pops!

Summer is coming. And with it comes the need for some healthy treats to cool you down! Our delicious orange-banana smoothie pops are the perfect mix of sweet and tangy to entice your kids into choosing a healthier alternative to sugary ice-creams in the eat, plus they get to make them themselves! For the printable version CLICK […]

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Fathers’ Day Events

Father’s Day is coming up and we can’t wait to celebrate our Dad’s and all of the men that take on the role of Dad! Our centres are a home away from home for all of children and to help show our appreciation we will be holding special events in the days leading up to […]

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The Tools of the Trade

The Tools of the Trade Toddlers and DIY aren’t words you’d likely find in the same sentence. Surprisingly, the two can go together to create some amazing learning opportunities that can do wonders for a child’s mental and motor skill development. Interestingly, there is a wealth of knowledge and success stories on parenting blogs and thought […]

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Sheep, Foxes, and Fingerpaint!

Mem Fox and the Fancy Rainbow Sheep The kindergarten children at Roscoe Avenue NurtureOne were very excited to be going to the Hamilton Performing Arts Centre to see Mem Fox read her book ‘Where is the green sheep’ in the lead up to the Hamilton Sheepvention. In the room we have been reading this book which […]

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Fossil & Mineral Expedition!

Dinosaurs in Daycare! Our huge preschool interest in dinosaurs, volcanoes and rocks came to a grand finale as the Kangaroo children went on excursion to the fossil and mineral museum- and the children loved the whole experience- bus trip, the short walk in town, the museum and the bus trip back! At the museum the […]

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