Why colouring in is a timeless activity for the whole family

Great podcasts for parents and carers

Thu 2 November 2017

5 mins

How do you create moments of peace with your kids?

Kylie Johnson is an artist and mother who has created a beautiful book for adults and children to colour in together; perfect for carving out those quiet, phone-free moments with your child.

To get your hands on a copy of Kylie's book Mindfulness colouring with affirmations for kids and adults head to her website.

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