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My Child 2015 Excellence Awards



Picture Perfect

Pregnant with my first baby I was under the illusion that labour would be a magical moment brought to us by Mr. Epidural. I pictured my family and close friends in the waiting room with balloons, flowers and cameras. My name is Mary Beth Tyson and this is my story.   I envisioned a pain […]


Win 1 of 9 Dreambaby® packs worth over $27.00!

Designed to help parents establish a daily oral hygiene routine with their baby, this new range is invaluable for the care of your little one’s teeth and gums. As the name suggests, the new Dreambaby® Three Stage Baby Gum & Tooth Care set is available as a pack of three brushes each brush designed for […]

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Win 1 of 3 Lady Jayne hair accessories pack valued over $65!

Lady Jayne is every girl’s best friend when it comes to all things hair styling and accessorizing. They know hair! This pack is worth over $65 in value, and contains a selection of Lady Jayne’s most colourful hair styling brushes, clips and elastics, hair chalk and the cult favourite Lady Jayne TANGLEZE. Each pack includes the following: Essentials Collection Pad […]

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Win 1 of 10 Frixion pencil cases filled with Frixion pens!

Frixion Pens are the perfect tool to help you get organised. Through the use of thermo-sensitive ink, which disappears via friction when rubbed with the in-built eraser, you can magically rub out completed tasks and make them disappear before your eyes, helping you feel one step ahead. The variety of colours in the Frixion range can also help […]

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Win 1 of 6 Earlybirds Organic Travel Nests valued at $68.95

Earlybirds makes clothing for premature, sick and small babies. Created in consultation with paediatricians, NICU specialists, and of course parents. Earlybirds ensures maximum comfort, practicality and style for your baby. The Organic Travel Nest is perfect for going out and about, visiting family and friends or simply running errands. The Earlybirds Organics Travel Nest is fitted with a hood […]

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Win 1 of 5 JERGENS Recovery packs worth $179.80

JERGENS is the number one body moisturiser brand in the U.S.  And their moisturising collection is dedicated to helping women of all ages have soft, smooth and sensuously beautiful skin. Specially formulated a unique illuminating HydraLucenceTM technology, share and discover the secret to deeply luminous skin with JERGENS. Perfect indulgent gift pack for mums! JERGENS is the […]

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One lump or two?

Sugar. It is in everything we consume, whether it is from the fruit that we eat or milk we drink, sugar is in everything. But it is important to know that not all sugar is bad and certain types of sugar found in fruit and dairy products, are beneficial to our health and the health […]


Absolutely Fabulous

Vanessa is an inspirational photographer. She creates emotive and soulful portraits capturing the natural essence of human beauty and love and the magical bond between parents and their children. When did you launch the business and what inspired it? I must be the only person who still remembers my photo shoot when I was 3 […]

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Win 1 of 3 Paula’s Choice Earth Sourced packs valued at $276

Combining the best nature has to offer with proven scientific research, the Earth Sourced collection by Paula’s Choice is a natural and vegan line of skincare products formulated with gentle, yet effective, ingredients proven to restore, protect and benefit the skin – making it ideal for babies! With the cleansing gel, toner, and moisturiser, you will be giving the […]

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Win 1 of 3 Swingz valued at $145

Kids swings are perfect for your baby or toddler from 6 months old (or when sitting up alone) to children around 8 years old.  All you need is a strong beam or tree branch from which to hang them. We provide a two-metre length of rope and a stainless steel carabena for hanging. Alternatively they […]


Having the Right to read

  ONLY TWO IN FIVE INDIGENOUS CHILDREN IN VERY REMOTE COMMUNITIES ARE ABLE TO READ AND WRITE AT THE MINIMUM NAPLAN STANDARD. MEET MARY-RUTH MENDEL WHO IS WORKING TO CHANGE THAT STATISTIC. What are you doing right now? You are doing something that you do every day and you do it without thinking…you are reading! […]

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Win 1 of 4 VTech Baby Monitors valued at $189!

Keep peace of mind while your little one sleeps and you can watch over them without disruption. With a high resolution 2.8” colour LCD screen, you can be sure to get a great picture to make sure your child is safe and secure in their own room. A temperature setting will allow you to keep […]

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My Child Short Story Competition 2015

Have you got a story to tell? Always wanted to try your hand at writing? It’s time to enter our annual My Child/Parenting Express writing competition! We’re inviting parents to submit an 850-word story for the My Life section of our magazine. The winner will have their story published in My Child Magazine. Entries must […]


My Child Excellence Awards Finalists

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Win 1 of 6 Cushie Tushie packs worth $75.00!

Did you know, the average cost of using disposable nappies from birth to toilet training is $3,000 – $4,000, per child, and another $1,000 on disposable wipes (and even more for those who use disposable nappy sacks!)? In comparison, the cost of using Cushie Tushies is only $600 – $1,000 for that same period! If […]


BabyBjorn Giveaway!

From the name we know and trust, BabyBjorn, is giving away their Baby Carrier One in cotton and Bouncer Balance Soft in cotton. The carrier allows for all round comfort and peace of mind to the safety of your little one. With four front and back carry options, and a waist belt that provide ergonomic […]