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Getting back into our new school routine post lockdown

Getting back into our new school routine post lockdown

I literally cannot believe it has been nearly 6 months since the kiddies last stepped foot in their school. We have overcome some incredible challenges as a family and now we face the baby steps back into a new school routine. Well, as normal as it can be for the moment. The school have made a lot of changes and we are all trying our best to keep up! Here are a few tips on how I am helping the children to adapt into this new normal and keep anxieties at bay. VIEW the POST

How to beautifully brighten your smile

How to beautifully brighten your smile

There is an endless supply of articles, reports and journalism surrounding the effect that a smile has, not only on the people who can see it, but on the person who is smiling. Most agree that the positive social feedback from smiling is incredibly important for our sense of belonging, and our ability to feel comfortable in social situations. If you find yourself trying not to smile due to tooth discolouration, you may actually be creating more problems for yourself in the future. So, after speaking with an East Bentleigh dentist, we’ve come up with some tips on how to polish up those pearly whites. VIEW the POST

Tips & treatments for Periodontal Disease

Plaque is a sticky film of bacteria that forms around your teeth and your gums. Build-up over time causes your gums to swell, become irritated, and bleed. Gingivitis is the beginning stage of gum disease. As your gums weaken, pockets form between your gums and teeth. Periodontal therapy becomes necessary before tooth and bone loss results. Prevention begins with good daily oral techniques. 

Teaching your child to care about keeping clean

Teaching your child to care about keeping clean

Babies solely depend on their caregiver for nutrition and hygiene. You have to feed and wash them while they are young but as they grow older, you must teach them how to take care of themselves and create a good "clean" routine.  This can start with a simple habit like to making a mess during their feeding times and gradually letting go of control as you may deem appropriate as time goes. Teaching your child self-care at the appropriate age is important since you don’t want them lagging behind their peers as it may hamper their growth and behaviors as an adult.VIEW the POST

Dettol: No-Touch Limited Edition

Dettol: No-Touch Limited Edition

Dettol have been very busy getting in shape for this weekends Jubilee, by designing a very funky Union Jack style cover for the No-Touch soap dispenser. Stunningly smart and cool with its new Union Jack removable skin – this clever item automatically dispenses soap in to your hands to kill 99.9% of bacteria, helping to stop the spread of bacteria and care for your family’s hands. The soap dispenser will help maintain a healthy hand washing routine in the key places where hygienic habits can make a big difference, such as the kitchen and bathroom. And with so much of our heritage tied up in preparing and eating food it’s important to keep hands germ-free for and during food preparation. This is a brilliant gadget to have in the kitchen/bathroom, ours is by the kitchen sink so that we know we are cleaning our hands thoroughly and not picking up any ...