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9 Nov · The Brook Early Education and Care · No Comments

World Diabetes Day

At The Brook Early Education and Care, we aim to educate our community about the issues that affect us.   Diabetes is a serious disease and it can affect anyone – Here are the symptoms, and how to avoid Type 2 Diabetes.   World Diabetes day is coming up – because of this we want …

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9 Nov · The Brook Early Education and Care · No Comments

DIY Project: Eggs Carton Flowers

The Brook Early Education and Care share this fun activity for you to try at home with your child. Get creative and get crafting!   Here at the Brook, we understand that keeping children entertained while they are at home can be a difficult task. So, we have come up with an activity that is …

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9 Nov · The Brook Early Education and Care · No Comments

Recipe of the Month – Rainbow Pizza

Sneak some veggies into dinner with this delicious, colourful recipe that the little ones will love!   Getting young children to eat and enjoy veggies is an endless struggle for many parents. At The Brook Early Education and Care, we are always on the lookout for fun, veggie-packed recipes that will encourage even the pickiest …

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12 Oct · The Brook Early Education and Care · No Comments

Recipe of the Month – Angry Birds Nest Sandwich

Angry Birds Nest Sandwich Recipe   If your child is a picky eater who won’t try any new foods, you may be finding it hard get your them eating healthy. At The Brook Early Education and Care, we know how frustrating it can be to get the little ones to eat anything other than mac …

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12 Oct · The Brook Early Education and Care · No Comments

The Importance of Physical Exercise at a Young Age

Physical Exercise Supports Healthy Development for Your Kids Here at The Brook Early Education and Care, we always encourage families to live an active lifestyle and to get children to play outdoors as much as possible. Exercise is absolutely vital for good health and development, and different physical activities teach children invaluable skills they will …

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12 Oct · The Brook Early Education and Care · No Comments

Do You Know Why the 5 Basic Food Groups Are Beneficial to Your Child?

Do You Know Why the 5 Basic Food Groups Are Beneficial to Your Child? Parents are told time and time again that children need to consume the right amounts of dairy, fruits, grains, protein, and vegetables, as a balanced diet full of nutrients and vitamins is essential for children’s healthy development. But do you know …

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6 Oct · The Brook Early Education and Care · No Comments

DIY Project: Bubble Painting

The Brook Early Education and Care shares an easy activity for parents to do at home with the kids – great fun guaranteed. Creative activities are the most effective way of letting your child have fun whilst learning, as children are able to experiment and let their imaginations run wild. As children get older, they …

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7 Sep · The Brook Early Education and Care · No Comments

Recipe of the Month – Layered Yogurt & Fruit Crumble

Layered Yoghurt & Fruit Crumble Recipe If you’re in need of some child-friendly snack inspiration, give this Yoghurt & Fruit Crumble recipe a try! We know how hard it is for children to be excited by food that’s actually nutritious for them. And, we know that it can be even harder to think of new …

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7 Sep · The Brook Early Education and Care · No Comments

The Importance of Oral Hygiene for Children

Teaching Children Good Oral Hygiene   After the exciting and beneficial dentist visit from Dr Ashleigh Newberry and Dr Ken Lau from Castle Dental, Dr Greg Dougall from GDougall Dental and Dr Sarah from Lutwyche Dental during dentist week – 8-12 August, our team at The Brook want the children to keep up the skills …

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7 Sep · The Brook Early Education and Care · No Comments

The Benefits of Playing in the Sandpit

Playing in the Sand is a Great Way for Kids To Learn Many Skills   We shouldn’t underestimate how important it is for children to play and have fun – it is incredible how much they learn through play! Playing in the sandpit is an incredible tool to help them develop great skills that go …

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