Author Archives: thegardenhouse

Process Art – The benefits to preschoolers

Monday 19th of December, 2016 The process art movement gained traction in the United States and Europe in the mid-sixties,…

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Weekly Highlights: December 12-16

We had so much fun at the Community Morning last weekend. The morning was just for our friends in our neighbourhood!…

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The iPad Pitfall – should your toddler be using an iPad?

Monday 12th of December, 2016 How would you fare if you had to go on a weeklong tech fast? No iPad,…

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Weekly Highlights: December 5-9

It’s officially the festive season. And this week, we built a Christmas tree out of cardboard boxes. Everyone pitched in,…

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Postnatal Depression

Monday 5th of December, 2016 Postnatal depression (PND) isn’t often discussed here, but it’s a real issue that happens to…

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Weekly Highlights: November 28-December 2

It rained quite a bit this week. But that didn’t stop us from playing at The Garden House. We found…

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Healthy Recipes for Children: Warm Quinoa Salad

Monday 28th of November, 2016 Quick, easy, and healthy recipes make up my kitchen arsenal – with two toddlers it’s…

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Weekly Highlights: November 21-25

Friday 25th of November, 2016 Every week at The Garden House offers a range of opportunities to play and learn….

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The “terrible twos”: handling toddler temper tantrums

Thursday 8th of January, 2015 As a mum of two toddlers, I have to admit that on some days, the…

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