Reducing anxiety and supporting your child’s enrolment journey in 2022

After spending over 100 days in lockdown during 2021, we completely understand that the thought of enrolling your little one into an Early Childhood centre may create feelings of uncertainty and anxiety for both you and your child, we want [...]

Importance of Encouraging Creativity at Early Learning Centres

One of the many beautiful parts of being a child definitely has to be the fun and play that comes with it. Children are playful and creative by nature, and a quality childcare centre will encourage and help a child’s […]

How to Help Children Stay in Touch with Loved Ones During Lockdown

Since lockdown restrictions have returned to NZ – and the strictest level is still in place for Auckland – our Pukekohe daycare centre thought we’d share some excellent ways to keep in touch even when we’re physically distant. From our […]

The First 5 Years of Learning in Early Childhood Education

The first five years of a child's life are incredibly significant and influential, not just for their development but also for ensuring children are supported to land on the right pathway for future success. Simple experiences that you see happen [...]

Winter Wonderland at Buttercups Pukekohe

Our different seasons throughout the year present so many learning opportunities for tamariki. Here at Buttercups childcare centre in Pukekohe, we believe that there is no reason for learning and play to stop in the cooler months, in fact there [...]