Discussing :: Win with Madpax

BAG YOURSELF A MADPAX Madpax is a funky new generation of super-cool backpacks, lunchboxes and accessories that will rock the world of mini Kiwis (and even big ones) across the country – making returning to school after the holidays a very exciting time! Brand new to New Zealand, Madpax brings 3D backpacking to the max.  With a huge selection of designs in heaps of colours, textures and sizes – there’s something for everyone. So if pretty in pink isn’t for you, go for sky blue; Not feeling the sky blue so much, then go all out in green – there’s even multi colour versions if you feeling indecisive and just... read full article


Make sure you buy all your school lunch food the week before, so you don't forget :)


buy pre made covers for school books , duraseal is a nightmare and very frustrating


Talk freely and regularly about starting school. "Prepare early," I say"Make it a dinner-time subject and encourage kids to talk about what they're feeling. If there's something particular that their nervous about, see if you can get them to talk about it


A week before school starts, help them get back into their routine. That includes early bedtime and waking up time and review past home works.


Keep calm and carry on


Practise waking up in time the day before.


Q: What is your top back-to-school tip? A: Turn up on time and know your teachers name!


Throw there old school bag in the washing machine and hang to dry. Unfortunately only one lucky person is going to win a super cool Madpax bag.


Encourage your kids that learning is wonderful and give them all the encouragement you van


To have a backpack for your child that's the right size . I see so many children with bags as big as them and struggling to carry them about. Also always leave them with a happy face and an I love you.


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