Baby Hands Products - Accredited as Certified Auslan Resources!
month we are very pleased to announce that all Australian
Baby Hands products have been certified as official
It has always been our philosophy to encourage and
support the use of Auslan through our products and
I'm very excited that all Australian Baby Hands products
will have the official ACARA logo on them from now
To read more about this please visit
Baby Sign Language Resources
month - "How does
my baby develop language and literacy skills?"
There are numerous studies on babies
and their stages of development. I have outlined some of them
in Australian Baby Hands. Studies have shown that babies brains
develop billions of cells while in the womb, growing from
400grams at birth to 1000 grams in the first year.
Studies by Professors at
George Washington University showed that your baby's brain
development and growth is a combination of nature (your
baby's genes) and nurture (your baby's surroundings, interactions,
This months article, Early
Literacy, looks at how you can help your baby's development
through interaction with books
our first ever newsletter we gave you some results from a
poll that Huggies had carried out to find out what their members
knew about baby sign language.
I have been lucky enough to be asked to participate on the
Huggies website "Ask The Expert Panel" and answer
questions for their members. There is a new forum that has
been started in support of baby sign language and I invite
you all to come along and join in.
the forum and share your stories with those parents that
are new to baby sign.
son is almost 2 and I am happy to say that within 2 weeks
of using some of the signs his first signs to me were "love
you" (and he said it for the first time too) he now signs
'thank you/please' and 'more', he thinks its a great game
and often gets me to play.”
Sincerely Narelle Offord
Do you have a story and
a picture that you would like to share? Send them to me
To read more stories visit
Babies and Children's Expo:
month we were at the Parents, Babies and Children's Expo in
We had a fantastic three days meeting so many new people and
hearing stories from those of you who were already using baby
After three long satisfying days we flew back to Sydney with
tired feet after having a great time. We'll be at future Parent,
Babies and Children's Expo's in other states around Australia
so hopefully we will get to see more of you then.
Stand At the Expo
to the winners from our prize draw!! Copies of Australian
Baby Hands are in the post to you.
Children Australia Lottery - win up
to $1,000,000 in prizes!!:
Children Australia has been heavily involved in a very important
campaign over the past few weeks to build a house in Blackburn
for isolated deaf children and their families who live in
the country where there are no deaf services.
To raise the money, they
have launched a lottery especially for women. All the prizes
are aimed at improving the lives of women and are amazing
(such as your mortgage paid off; your hair and make up done
every week for five years; a trip to Tuscany; a house cleaner
and a gardener for five years etc) You get to choose 5 out
of 12 prizes to the value of $1 million. There are also
loads of amazing second, third and early bird prizes.
You can buy a tickets at www.liberationlottery.com
or call 1300 667 728.
Australian Baby Hands Products at Wholesale Prices
to 42% off:
have been many mothers groups contact us over the last few
months asking if they could get group discounts on Australian
Baby Hands products.
So to make it easy we have added a whole new section to our
online shopping cart where you can purchase
direct online our baby sign language products at up to
42% discount off RRP.
Baby Hands Christmas Picnic:
the official launch of Australian Baby Hands last year we
have had thousands of parents all over Australia contact us,
download the free chart or purchase a product.
This year we would like to have a chance to get together with
those of you that are in Sydney. We are planning to have a
BBQ in Centennial Park Sydney on Friday December the 8th from
This will be a big Thank
You for all of your support this year and a chance for me
to get to meet some of you and a chance for some of you
to meet each other.
If you would like to attend
please contact me firstname.lastname@example.org
to let me know and I will get back to you.