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Let’s Get Practical…

…is the place where you will find practical advice and help with day to day activities such as

  • Cooking and Recipes
  • Gardening
  • DIY building, maintenance and renovation
  • Car maintenance
  • and more.

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We just love to receive submissions so if you have great tips, how-to guides, go-to recipes or step by step instructions on anything that might help your fellow parents, please send it to us and share the knowledge and expertise!

Take a look at the information on our Contribute page if you’re not sure, or simply send us an email: info [at] parentresourcecentre.com.

Book Review: Cook Me A Story

Cook Me a Story by Bryan Kozlowski Today I’m reviewing a different take on the usual fairy tale treasury. This book tells fairy tales with a difference: each story comes with its own kid-friendly recipe, so that you can cook as you read. Check out Cook Me a Story!

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CleverDIY Review: Jewellery Project

CleverDIY Review – Stunning Jewellery Creations! Reviewed by Emily M Morgan My daughter, Ellie, and I got to review a great new CleverDIY project recently.   The projects are aimed for kids aged 5+ and Ellie is just 4, but very crafty, so I thought we could give it a go. Maybe it wouldn’t be […]

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ClverDIY Review: My Room Project

CleverDIY Review – My Room Project Reviewed by Carolyn Flower   I recently got the chance to review a CleverDIY project – the My Room Project. These are an idea from the people who created the CleverPatch art and craft supplies, and you get a box with everything in it to make a fun craft project.

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10 Books Your Middle-Schooler Will Want to Read (And Not Just Because You Told Them To)

10 Books Your Middle-Schooler Will Want to Read  (And Not Just Because You Told Them To) Elizabeth Butler   It isn’t a secret that children who read tend to do better in school. Reading on a regular basis can help children increase their attention span, acquire new vocabulary, improve focus and concentration, and strengthen analytical […]

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Book Review: Kindy Kitchen

  It’s review day! I’m excited to bring you another great book to check out at your local bookshop or library. You can buy it directly from this page as well by clicking on the image or title. All books are sent to us free of charge, but our reviews and opinions are 100% our […]

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9 Driving Holiday Hacks for Every Parent

  9 Driving Holiday Hacks for Every Parent Jigna Doshi    One of our favourite family holidays was to Australia (we live in Malaysia); when we spent four weeks driving from Brisbane to Melbourne, stopping wherever we felt like and spending a few days everywhere. We had with us a six-year old, a ten-year old […]

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First Aid Hacks for Parents

  First Aid Hacks for Parents Jigna Doshi    Every household should have a first aid kit and most houses do. It is important, however, to ensure that what you have in that first aid kit is age appropriate for the members of your family. If you have young children, some additional things need to […]

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Peeling An Egg

This is a quickie life hack, but hey, I found it really useful! It’s amazing the little things you don’t think of doing. So first: did you know that if you boil an egg from cold water (that is, put the egg in the cold water and let it heat up and boil on the […]

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Let’s Get Practical

  Let’s Get Practical… …is the place where you will find practical advice and help with day to day activities such as Cooking and Recipes Gardening DIY building, maintenance and renovation Car maintenance and more.   We just love to receive submissions so if you have great tips, how-to guides, go-to recipes or step by […]

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