leading expert advice from Characterful

Embracing colour

  • November 25, 2020
  • Characterful
Colour makes up the beauty of our world, but why is colouring in so good for children? We’ve taken a...

ABCs and… Me?

  • November 19, 2020
  • Characterful
The ABCs are the start of learning our language, and the way we communicate and speak with each other. Teaching...

Playing and fun: the most important parts of child development

  • November 12, 2020
  • Characterful
We know that children all develop in their own way and at their own pace, and that it’s important not...

Why are Personalised Stories Great for Children

  • November 6, 2020
  • Characterful
What child doesn’t love being the star of the show? Besides making the child the hero in their own story,...

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Playschool startup achieves government accreditation on top of international funding

  • January 15, 2021
  • Parenting Hub
Play Sense becomes one of the first programmes of its kind in SA to be registered by the Department of...

Its PLAY time!

  • January 14, 2021
  • Clamber Club
We hear time and again how critical play is for the healthy development of our children. Play enables children to...

The Importance of Catrobatkidz – ages 2 to 6

  • January 12, 2021
  • Catrobatkidz
Infants, toddlers and pre-schoolers grow quickly, both physically and cognitively. During these childhood years they develop the physical skills needed...

Three Reasons to Start Manners Early

  • December 22, 2020
  • Bennetts
Many parents wonder why they should teach their children 'respectful' behaviour before the age of 7-8, which is when they...

Tolo Baby Chime Ball and Tolo Baby Roly Poly Teddy…

  • December 21, 2020
  • Prima Baby
Tolo Baby is a gorgeous new range of gifting and baby toys that will not only entertain your little one,...

How to Develop Early Maths Skills (Number Concept)

  • December 15, 2020
  • Bennetts
Learning to count from one to ten, and later to a hundred, is an important milestone in early math development.  However,...

Tolo Baby Spinning Bunnies and Tolo Baby Bunnies Gift Set

  • December 14, 2020
  • Prima Baby
Tolo Baby is a gorgeous new range of gifting and baby toys that will not only entertain your little one,...

GIVE THE GIFT OF STORIES THIS FESTIVE SEASON WITH NAL’IBALI

  • December 11, 2020
  • Parenting Hub
“Reading and sharing stories with children is one of the most powerful gifts you can give them. Not only does...

Little kids, big feelings - helping young children manage anger

  • December 10, 2020
  • Parenting Hub
The past few months have had a tremendous impact on the mental and emotional wellbeing of most people, and young...

Money-free and off-screen; Play Sense is taking families on a…

  • December 10, 2020
  • Parenting Hub
Parents have had a rough year. National lockdown left moms and dads without the support of childcare or play schools,...

Early Childhood Development: Building Blocks for Lifelong Learning

  • December 9, 2020
  • Parenting Hub
South Africa has the goal of universal access to a full range of early childhood development (ECD) services in ten...

South African skincare brand for little humans | Nunuki

  • December 9, 2020
  • Parenting Hub
With the holidays around the corner and many of us planning to spend more time outdoors, South African skincare brand, Nunuki®...

Five Ways to Encourage your Child’s Social Skills

  • December 8, 2020
  • Bennetts
Most parents agree that they want their children to reach their full potential – whatever that may be. They won’t...

Tips for keeping kids’ skin healthy and happy this summer

  • December 7, 2020
  • Parenting Hub
For little ones, summer spells loads of fun outdoors, but it also means being exposed to the sun’s harmful rays...

Tolo Baby Gripper Rattle, Tolo Baby Triangle Rattle and Tolo…

  • December 7, 2020
  • Prima Baby
Tolo Baby is a gorgeous new range of gifting and baby toys that will not only entertain your little one,...

Fill your Child’s Love Tank with Touch Therapy

  • December 3, 2020
  • Bennetts
As parents, we do our very best for our children, actively giving them everything we believe they need... and more. ...

Tolo Baby Musical Activity TV and Tolo Baby Rainbow Stacker

  • December 1, 2020
  • Prima Baby
Tolo Baby is a gorgeous new range of gifting and baby toys that will not only entertain your little one,...

Refreshing, clean beauty-inspired skincare sets the pace for little ones

  • November 30, 2020
  • JOMAR Baby
Modern, ingredient-conscious moms only want the best for their little ones when it comes to skincare. Products that contain natural...

Child Passenger Safety

  • November 30, 2020
  • Child Safe
Road traffic injuries are the 4th leading cause of injury in children and account for 14% of all injuries. In...

Skincare Expert Jomar Launches Premium, Clean Beauty-Inspired Skincare Range for…

  • November 27, 2020
  • JOMAR Baby
JOMAR, a brand-new natural skincare range backed by passion and extensive research, has just launched its exciting baby and toddler...

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