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We’re all in this together: How Bambinos is sharing kindness in our community

We’ve guided our Bambinos children through the early days of the COVID-19 crisis, teaching them the importance of handwashing, good hygiene and keeping a safe social distance. And now we are focused on making sure the “new normal” provides children with the laughter and joy that every child has the right to experience.   Bambinos …

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Australian Bushfires: Little Steps to Rebuilding Our Community

From lemonade stands and fundraiser barbecues through to stitching joey pouches for young orphaned animals, even the littlest Australians are doing their bit to support those devastated by the bushfires. Children and educators attending Bambinos Childcare centres are activating several initiatives to support the communities from bushfire-ravaged areas. And to bolster their efforts, G8 Education …

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Muddy Play at Bambinos Horningsea Park

By Sarah Murray, Centre Director at Bambinos Horningsea Park  This week at Bambinos Kindergarten Horningsea park, we saw the introduction of our mud kitchen into our sustainable garden environment. What an incredible experience this has been! We have seen mud cakes, dinner parties and lots of exploration and creative play occurring across all ages. Mud …

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Chicken Fajitas

An easy, colourful family favourite perfect for a weeknight dinner. Ingredients Serves 4 500g skinless chicken thighs Juice of 1 lime 2 tsp smoked paprika 2 tsp cumin powder 2 tbsp olive oil 2 red onions, sliced 2 small capsicums, sliced 2 cloves garlic, crushed 4 large tortillas 100ml plain Greek yoghurt 1 ripe avocado, …

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Chicken Fried Rice

 A colourful Asian-inspired dish perfect for the whole family.  Ingredients: Serves 8 2 tsp vegetable oil (e.g. peanut oil) 1 clove garlic, crushed 1 tbsp ginger, finely chopped 500g chicken or pork mince 800g frozen vegetable mix (carrot, peas, corn) 2.5 cups rice, cooked and cooled 1.5 tbsp reduced salt soy sauce 2 spring onions, …

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Beetroot & Chickpea Dip

 A bright, healthy dip to be enjoyed with wholegrain crackers or vegetable sticks. Ingredients Serves 6-8 1x 400g can baby beetroots, drained 1x 400g can chickpeas, drained and rinsed ¼ cup Greek yoghurt 2 tbsp olive oil 2 tbsp lemon juice 1 clove garlic Method Place all ingredients in a food processor. Blend until smooth …

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