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🎥 Homemade vegan protein bars — Cooking with Gia and Olive 1 min read

A super-quick, easy no-bake protein bar using plant-based protein. These homemade vegan protein bars are a great post workout snack or can be enjoyed as a healthy dessert.

What we currently know about being pregnant during the COVID-19 pandemic 3 min read

Prenatal scans and check-ups are completely different in this coronavirus landscape. Here's what you can expect.

Why that probiotic supplement you're taking may not be working 3 min read

How are you meant to know if you even need a probiotic? Or which one is right for you? Or if they are really going to improve your general health?

Lockdown is the perfect time to try this parenting trick 3 min read

With the kids stuck at home with nowhere to go, this may be the golden opportunity to insource.

🎥 Hashbrown haystacks — Cooking with Gia and Olive 1 min read

These hashbrown haystacks are packed with healthy ingredients. Perfect for a snack or dinner.

A parent's guide to keeping children safe around dogs 5 min read

There are inherent risks in raising a child with a dog in your home, but practising the necessary precautions and preparations will help keep them safe around your new pet.

On the frontlines of COVID-19 3 min read

When Ashleigh Woods graduated with a nursing degree from Southern Cross University a few years ago, she knew she wanted to make a difference. What she never expected was to be on the frontlines fighting the war against coronavirus. The 25-year-old...

“My second son lived for only one minute” 6 min read

One mother’s heartbreaking journey through miscarriages and stillbirth, and why she still finds reasons to be thankful.

🎥 Quick healthy nacho salad — Cooking with Gia and Olive 1 min read

This quick healthy nacho salad is an alternative to traditional tacos. Combine with your favourite salad ingredients for a budget-friendly healthy meal. 

🎥 How to stay active at home 1 min read

Here's how you can continue to stay active while self-isolating and social distancing at home. It's so easy even the kids can join in!

3 science-based activities to entertain the kids at home 2 min read

These stimulating activities from Street Science will inspire your child’s curiosity for the world and get their brains working.

How to celebrate a birthday while in quarantine 3 min read

Has COVID-19 put a dampener on your (child's) birthday party plans? There are still ways to celebrate the milestones with a bit of creativity. Who knows? It might even become one of the more memorable ones!