Monthly Archives: September 2015

Wax watercolour painting!

Watercolour paints are great way for children (and adults!) to experiment and create art. We used some household items to make cool invisible messages on paper and then used watercolour paints to watch the hidden messages appear! This is an excellent expression activity for children, as the artwork possibilities are endless. Items needed: White paper […]

Read more...

Sweet Potato Brownies Recipe

These brownies are a great way to add another serve of vegetables into children’s meals in the form of a chocolate treat! Serves: 12 Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 30 mins Total time: 40 mins   Ingredients 1 medium sweet potato (orange) – 2-3 cups when grated 2 whole eggs ½ cup melted coconut oil ⅓ cup honey […]

Read more...

GB Alkimos Grand Opening

We are very excited to announce the Grand Opening of Great Beginnings ALKIMOS! This is a great opportunity to come along to the centre to meet the educators and have a tour of the wonderful facilities on offer. Of course it is also a family event so we’d love for you to bring along your […]

Read more...

Father’s Day Craft

“MY DAD ROCKS!” A guide to making the best Father’s Day present ever! The best gifts given are gifts that come from the heart. This month we have made pet rocks in celebration of Father’s Day with a few pun-tastic elements to boot! Make your Dad a super special gift! Gather your rock and art […]

Read more...

Celebrate National Flag Day

4 Reasons to celebrate National Flag Day! Come on, it’ll be fun – promise! This month we celebrate National Flag Day on the 3rd of September. This day represents the day when the Australian flag was flown on 3rd September 1901 for the very first time. It may seem like a fairly regular event but […]

Read more...

Yummy Zucchini Slice

For an easy breakfast on the go or a yummy addition to a picnic or lunch box why not make a batch of Zucchini Slice! This is sure to be a hit with the whole family. Ingredients 120 grams grated Cheddar cheese 375 grams grated zucchini 1 large onion 100 grams bacon 5 eggs 150 […]

Read more...