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Top 5 Patching Tips

Top 5 Patching Tips

Posted by Nicola on 5th Jan 2017

There's pretty much nothing fun about patching - for the child or the parent. Sure, there might be bribes and inducements, fun things to decorate the patch with and even patching charts to fill up, bu … read more
Facebook groups offer fantastic help and support

Facebook groups offer fantastic help and support

Posted by Nicola on 20th Dec 2016

As a parent with a child who has a rare condition, the internet and particularly Facebook groups, offer connection when we need it most. Recently I attended the Orthoptics Australia conference to spre … read more
It's the Duck Game son...

It's the Duck Game son...

Posted by Nicola on 16th Nov 2016

I found these photos when I was doing a bit of digital filing. Awww Daney is soooo cute! I think he was about 3 in these photos. So this game actually originated from Dane's speech therapy activi … read more
FREE Christmas Colouring-In Page

FREE Christmas Colouring-In Page

Posted by Nicola on 21st Dec 2015

Season's Greetings, Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays! Whichever one takes your fancy, from everyone at Kids Eye Gear (okay, that's really just me and the kids), we hope you have a good one. Here's a … read more
Putting in the contact lens

Putting in the contact lens

Posted by Nicola on 17th Dec 2015

So I finally figured out a way to put videos into my blog posts! Yay! This is one I did a while ago showing how we put Dane's contact lens in.  … read more
Kids Eye Gear in New Zealand

Kids Eye Gear in New Zealand

Posted by Nicola on 27th Nov 2015

Earlier this month I took a little trip to Wellington, New Zealand to spread the word about Kids Eye Gear (thank goodness for cheap airfares!). Secretly I think my husband let me go because he felt so … read more