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​Screen time – how much should kids have?

​Screen time – how much should kids have?

Posted by Nicola on 24th Oct 2019

As a GenX mum, I’m a digital immigrant. I grew up with a phone that plugged into the wall and had a cord, changing the channel on the TV required getting off the couch, and taking a photo meant usin … read more
Put your vision first

Put your vision first

Posted by Nicola on 14th Oct 2019

10 October 2019 is World Sight Day!World Sight Day is the most important date for advocacy in the eye health calendar. This is our day to get the conversation started about eye health and vision iss … read more
Getting outdoors these school holidays

Getting outdoors these school holidays

Posted by Nicola on 25th Sep 2019

With school holidays here or approaching and the weather warming up, nature is calling and pulling us outdoors. Our patching kids are used to apps and iPad, puzzles and books, all great ga … read more
​Travel tips for kids with contact lenses or glasses

​Travel tips for kids with contact lenses or glasses

Posted by Nicola on 19th Sep 2019

I don’t know about you but I love to travel – and my kids have been bitten by the travel bug since their first trip to Fiji in 2014. Over the years we’ve been fortunate enough to travel to Bali, Syd … read more
​When patching becomes too hard

​When patching becomes too hard

Posted by Nicola on 11th Sep 2019

Any patching parent will tell you that there are good days and bad days when it comes to patching their child. Some days your delightful infant will happily go about their business with their patch … read more
Eye Infections in Children

Eye Infections in Children

Posted by Nicola on 27th Aug 2019

Not sure if I jinxed myself but I had this blog post scheduled for today - and my daughter came down with conjunctivitis yesterday! In our household, this means you get treated like you have leprosy a … read more