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Tips for Helping the New Baby Sleep Like a Baby

When babies come into the world, they discover unfamiliar surroundings and explore new objects and movements. Most of their reactions are innate reflexes that it learns in the womb. For the baby to grow into a mature adult, sound and peaceful sleep is a primary requirement. In the development of the baby, sleep plays a […]

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I'm a Parent – Get the Kids Outta Here

I'm a parent-get the kids outta here! A big shout out to all those parents feeling short changed since the school shutdown. We certainly didn't sign up for this- so no guilt feelings permitted when you're fantasising about where you're going to ship the kids off to once compulsory academia comes to an end. Never […]

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The Malta Kids Directory top tips for Home Schooling

When Malta announced the closure of schools, amid pressure from concerned parents, on March 13th, a collective cheer from children of school going age went up across the islands. Once the reality of distance learning hit our shores, a chasm between how independent, religious and state schools handled the challenge became increasingly apparent. Independent schools […]

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Get your free copy of The Malta Kids Directory 2021

If you are a parent you can obtain a free copy of The Malta Kids Directory from the following outlets: Mothercare Shops Mothercare Sliema Mothercare Valletta Mothercare Birkirkara Mothercare Fgura Mothercare Gozo Pharmacies operated by JV Pharma Distinction Pharmacy – 32, Pjazza Antoine De Paule, Paola Fatima Pharmacy – 82, Triq il-Ferrovija, Santa Venera JV's […]

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6 Tips to Get Your Picky Eater to Try New Foods

6 Tips to Get Your Picky Eater to Try New Foods Picky eating is relatively common among children, but it's not the easiest issue to solve. Most of the time, fussy behaviors over food pass after a few months or years, but during that time mealtimes can be a nightmare. If you find yourself scratching […]

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Love Summer? Win this fantastic swim aid for your kids by answering this simple question. Competition question: The red SWIMTRAINER is suited for babies from 3 months to 4 years from 4 to 6 years or from 6 to 8 years?   Send in your answer here by the 30th June 2021 to participate The […]

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Give H.O.P.E. One Jar at a Time this Mother's Day

Gee's Jams, www.geesjams.com, has long been synonymous with award winning, premium jams & marmalades produced from local, handpicked produce.   Gee's Jams and Foodbank Lifeline Foundation are collaborating by launching a limited edition of delicious, homemade marmalade and strawberry jam, aptly named 'H.O.P.E.'- after the Foodbank's motto of Helping Other People Eat. Gee's Jams has […]

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Why Popeye Village in Malta is the Ultimate Family Day Trip

https://unsplash.com/photos/Exf495AtWZI Popeye Village is one of Malta's most popular tourist attractions , and it's easy to see why. It has been absolutely transformed since it was constructed as a film set for the film "Popeye" in 1980. Nowadays, the village is bursting with fun activities for all the family to take part in. If you […]

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The Ultimate Baby & Kids Back to School Checklist 2020

3 weeks before Get your kids involved in Back to School shopping both at the planning stage and shopping stage Invite classmates for playdates to give the kids a chance to reconnect Get their minds into school mode with games and brain teasers Finalise transportation arrangements Spend time together doing family stuff before everyone gets […]

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Musings from A Malteser Abroad – Suzanne Cacciottolo

A Malteser abroad- musings from United Kingdom In our series highlighting family experiences across the globe during the pandemic, Maltese born Suzanne Cacciottolo a Music and Piano Teacher residing in Surrey, UK shares her musings with our Malta Kids community. Suzanne Cacciottolo moved to Surrey  with her husband and two young children   12 years […]