Now Open: A Refreshingly Green Cafe Arrives in Pascoe Vale South

Written for Broadsheet Paul Vernuccio knows a thing or two about running an eatery. In the past ten years he’s built up and operated six of them. Parkstone is the latest addition, following Augustus Gloop Gelatery in Pascoe Vale and Sunbury, Cheeky Monkey, Rubber Duck, and George Jones. Vernuccio has moved on from the latter three, now devoting… Continue reading Now Open: A Refreshingly Green Cafe Arrives in Pascoe Vale South

This label is making clothing that grows with your child

Written for Fashion Journal One garment is made to fit a child from 4 months to 36 months.  Most children grow seven sizes in their first two years of life. That’s a whole lot of expense for parents and a significant amount of clothing that ends up in landfill or discarded. This inspired UK engineer and… Continue reading This label is making clothing that grows with your child

Ride2School Day – Active Transport as a ‘simple’ solution to low levels of physical activity in children

Tomorrow more than 2,300 schools will participate in National Ride2School Day. The initiative by The Bicycle Network has gained popularity since it’s first event in 2006. The event encourages physical activity in young children with 350,000 participants Australia-wide registered for tomorrow’s event. Research Fellow, School of Health Sciences, University of South Australia and Lead Author of… Continue reading Ride2School Day – Active Transport as a ‘simple’ solution to low levels of physical activity in children