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Terms and Conditions of Nino Mondo

Terms and Conditions

Effective Date: 5 Jul 2022

Welcome to

This Site is owned and operated by Kreationz Pty Ltd. Australian Company Number 636 821 424 trading as Nino Mondo (referred to in these terms as “Nino Mondo”, “we”, “us”, and “our”).  Please take the time to read the terms of use that are applicable to your use and enjoyment of this Site and the content made available to you via this Site and our social media channels (“Terms”).  These terms together with our Privacy Policy apply to all Site visitors, subscribers, customers, and all other users of the Site (“user”, “you” and “your”).


By accessing and using this Site, our social media channels and any other materials made available to you or provided to you on this Site, whether made available for purchase or not, you are taken to accept our terms. 


By using the Site, accessing or purchasing any products or services, you warrant that:

  1. you are over 18 years of age and have the legal capacity to enter into a legally binding contract.
  2. have read and accepted these Terms; and
  3. will comply with these Terms.


We reserve the right to change or modify these terms at any time consistent with applicable laws and principles, without notice to you.  These changes will be effective as of the date we post the revised version on this Site.  It is your responsibility to review these Terms prior to use and periodically throughout your use of our Site and services.  If at any time you choose not to accept these Terms, you should not use this Site.

By remaining on this Site and your continued use of this Site is deemed acceptance of any modifications or amendment of these Terms.  You may also accept these terms where you click “Agree” or “Accept” or “Buy” or “Book” where such an option is made available to you during your use of the Site.  If you’re uncertain about the Terms or anything else on our Site, please don’t hesitate to contact us before completing any purchase.


The Site, products and services contain intellectual property owned by us and/or by third parties that license the content to us (“Third-Party Licensed Intellectual Property”), including, without limitation, trademarks, copyrights, proprietary information, designs, patents and other intellectual property rights, as well as the business name, logo, images. all designs, text, videos, audio files, graphics, other files, and software (“Content”). Your use of the Site, the products and/or the services and access to any Content does not grant or transfer any rights, title or interest to you in relation to this Site, the products and/or the services or the content.

No Commercial Use

You may not modify, publish, transmit, participate in the transfer or sale of, create derivative works from, distribute, display, reproduce or perform, or in any way exploit in any format whatsoever the Site, the products and/or services or the Content, our Intellectual Property and Third-Party Licensed Intellectual Property in whole or in part without our prior written consent. We reserve the right to immediately remove your access to our Site, products and services, and Content, without refund, if you are found to be violating these Terms.  

Free or paid content

Where you download or purchase our digital products (including checklists, guides, ebooks, workbooks, video or audio content) (Digital Products) you are granted a non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited licence to access and use the Digital Products for your own personal use. You may not assign or transfer the Digital Products to any other person without our express written consent.  We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to accept or refuse to provide the products and/or services to you at any time for any reason

 Except as otherwise provided, you acknowledge and agree that you have no right to modify, edit, copy, reproduce, create derivative works of, reverse engineer, alter, sell, create derivative works of, enhance or in any way exploit any of the Digital Products in any manner whatsoever except as authorised by us.


Our Site and social media channels may have links to other sites operated by third parties.  Unless we expressly tell you otherwise, we do not in any way, endorse, control or approve of and nor are we responsible for the content on those websites.  It’s up to you to decide if those websites and their content work for you, and we recommend that you investigate and do your homework to find that out.


These Terms also include our Privacy Policy which sets out how we use your personal information, which can be accessed here.  By using this Site, you consent to the processing described in the Privacy Policy and warrant that all data provided by you is accurate.


To place orders and access some features of the Site, you may have to register an account. This means you’ll have to give us accurate information including your name, your business name, address, a valid email address and telephone number and you must be at least 18 years old. You warrant that any information you provide during the account set up process is accurate and correct at the time you provide the information and that you’ll update information should there be any changes to the information provided. You’ll be solely responsible for the activity that occurs on your account (including orders placed on your account) so keep your account password secure.

We reserve the right to suspend or cancel your account at any time, at our sole discretion, if you breach any provision of the Terms or applicable law or where your conduct impacts our reputation.


Many of our products are made from natural wood.  As with many natural products their imperfections are their charm and why we love them so much. Natural imperfections of wood products include, but are not limited to:

  • uneven colour texture and grain.
  • uneven absorption of stain and paint.
  • pin holes
  • knots

 Please read all labels on the products and information relating to the product on our website and use the products only as directed.  Adult supervision is required for all products from our website.

We do our best to ensure that the colours of any products are accurately displayed, please note, that on occasion the colour on our Site may seem different, depending on the device you use this can be for a number of reasons which are outside of our reasonable control, and may not accurately reflect the colour of the product.


For hygiene reasons, we are unable to offer refunds for change of mind if the bundle/kit seal sticker has been tampered with or removed. If you receive your order and change your mind before opening, please send us an email within 2 business days to with pictures to indicate that the box is still unopened. We will respond within 3 business days with return instructions. You agree to pay to all return courier costs including insurance and a 20% service fee. Returned items must be returned sealed, in all original packaging and in saleable condition. You agree to any costs being deducted from the refund amount.

If a product is faulty or damaged, we may be able to offer a replacement/refund for that product or offer a discount code instead for your next purchase. If your product is faulty or damaged, please email us photographs of the fault within 2 business days to guide@ninomondo.  We will respond within 3 business days to arrange a suitable way to make it up to you for the damage. Please note that where you purchase a bundle/kit of products from us, we do not offer a refund for the whole kit, but just the value of the product that is faulty.

Natural imperfections and imperfections associated with the natural appearance of the wood products are not considered a fault and therefore are not accepted as a reason for the replacement or refund of a product.


Upon purchase of a downloadable product from this Site, you will receive an email with a link to complete the purchase of your product including, where applicable, a direct download for your product.

Products may be available on this Site without a need to purchase or download them.  You agree and accept full responsibility and risk for downloading and using these products.  You agree that you will indemnify and hold harmless, Nino Mondo and all our related entities and personnel, against liability for any harm or loss caused by the downloading and use of these products.

You agree that it is your responsibility to ensure that you have the appropriate programs and hardware available to access and use the downloadable products and that this is not a reason for which we can offer a refund.


Due to the nature of digital products, any orders received and processed by us for digital products available to be purchased online have a strict NO REFUND/RETURN/EXCHANGE POLICY. Where we send the wrong digital product, we will send you the correct digital product and where the link provided to download is not working, we will send you the digital product direct or via a revised link at no extra cost.


Where a product is not yet available, or out of stock, you may, at our sole discretion, be able to pre-order the product.  You will need to accurately provide the information requested through the website and pay the part/full purchase price of the product to secure your pre-order unless specified as free pre-orders. You acknowledge and agree that we cannot guarantee the date that these pre-ordered products will be fulfilled, any dates which may appear on our website are indications/ estimates only.

Cancellation of Preorders

You may cancel your preorder and receive a full refund, less any transaction fees, at any time up until the preorder closure date.  Between the preorder closure date and the date on which the goods are shipped to you, you may, at our sole discretion, be eligible for a refund, however, such refunds will incur a fee representing 20% of the purchase price of the product pre-ordered.  Once pre-ordered goods are shipped they are subject to our usual refund policy.


Shipping details (whether free or charged) for products purchased on the Site will be displayed on the live website and are subject to change from time to time. We are only able to ship within Australia at this stage. International deliveries are possible where customs, duty, shipping and other charges are borne by the customer.

Orders will be dispatched and posted within 1-3 days.  Once posted, you will receive an email notification providing information to assist in tracking your order. Once the order is posted:

  • We do not take any responsibility for the products/ order being shipped
  • We do not have control over the time/ method of delivery.


Once a bundle has been delivered to your delivery address, we take no responsibility for any damage or theft that may occur. If you will not be present to accept delivery of your parcel or feel that your address is unsafe to leave a parcel unattended, we recommend sending your order to a work address.  Where you provide a work address, please always include the level (if a multi-storey building) and the name of the company, Sendle/ Australia Post will return to the sender if you do not make these details clear.  We can redeliver parcels where the address is incomplete or has been incorrectly provided, this will incur a delivery charge of $40 within Australia. 

Please note that the delivery times specified are approximated as provided by Sendle/ Australia Post, we cannot guarantee these delivery times.


All prices are in Australian Dollars (AUD) and are inclusive of any Australian Goods and Services Tax (GST) (as applicable). The prices indicated on the Site may change at any time without advance notice to you.  If you’ve purchased our products or services, it will be charged at the price in force at the time a customer’s order is validated.

We reserve the right at any time to modify or discontinue the product or service without notice at any time. We shall not be liable to you, or to a third party for any modification, price change, suspension or discontinuance of the product or service.

We may from time to time provide discounted products and/or services.  You may only use one discount code with each purchase. We reserve the right to reject or cancel any orders where you add more than one discount code.  We allow you to use discount codes strictly on the terms and conditions upon which they were issued which, amongst other things, may include terms relating to your eligibility to use them and a maximum order value.  Discount codes and/or vouchers cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer or promotion.

 We offer visitors who want to purchase from our Site the option to pay for the products and/or services by credit card or such other method of payment as notified by us from time to time.  You acknowledge and agree to make timely and full payments to us for the products and/or services purchased.  Where you use a credit card, you warrant that you have the necessary rights and authority to use that credit card.  You authorize us to automatically charge the credit card on file for any and all payment balances owed and agree to keep all billing information current at all times.  Where you fail to make payment or payment is declined for any reason, we may revoke your access to the products.


You acknowledge and agree that you will be bound by any affirmation, acceptance or agreement that is transmitted through this Site, including but not limited to any consent you provide to receive communications from us solely by means of electronic transmission. You further acknowledge and agree that when you click on or tick “I agree”, “I consent”, or other similarly worded click or tick options by electronic means using an electronic device such as your mobile phone, tablet, desktop, laptop or any other computing device capable of allowing you to click or tick, your agreement and/or consent will be legally binding and enforceable and will be deemed to be as effective as if you had written your signature by hand.


Our Site may have information, articles and content that is of a general nature and is not intended to constitute or replace professional advice for individual or specific situations and does not take into account your specific needs or circumstances.  The information contained on the Site is not a substitute for obtaining advice specific to your circumstances from a qualified professional. We do not accept responsibility for determining whether our products and/or services are appropriate for you, We reserve the right to deny service and refund the cost of that product and/or service for any reason including where we believe that the product and/or service would be dangerous or would not be appropriate for you, or we believe that further professional advice should be sought.

By referencing or referring to anything on our Site including products or services, programs, courses, any processes or other information, this does not constitute or imply our endorsement, sponsorship or recommendation in any way.


We may, from time to time, run events.  You consent that we may capture (including by photograph or video) any participation in any type of event that may be run by us.  You acknowledge and agree that we have the ability to use content captured at these events at our Sole discretion, including to advertise or promote the business.

 You may be required to specifically sign a waiver or consent form to acknowledge your acceptance of these terms and that may be required to agree to other Additional Terms in order to participate in the event.


We always appreciate interaction on our social media channels and feedback about our Site, products and services, as it helps us to improve our Site and our products and services. Through the use of this Site, you may be invited to submit a review, you can also comment on our blog or other parts of our Site or interact with us via our social media channels. We love to hear from you!

Where you do decide to submit such feedback or comments, you represent and warrant that:

  1. you are the sole author and owner of the intellectual property and any other rights in that content (or have the right to use that content with appropriate consent and permissions).
  2. give us permission to post or otherwise use that feedback on our social media or other channels.
  3. you waive any and all existing and future moral rights (as defined in the Copyright Act 1968(Cth) in the content you provide us.
  4. the content does not violate these Terms, and
  5. you are at least 18 years old.

 We reserve the right to remove a review or comment if such review or comment contains:

  1. libelous or otherwise unlawful, abusive or obscene material
  2. attacks our employees or another contributor
  3. contains material that discloses your personal information; or
  4. is unrelated to the post or content on which you have reviewed or commented on.

 Our Site and social media channels may feature user reviews of the products and/or services as well as blogs by guest bloggers, these reviews and content of the guest blogs in no way represent the views or opinions of Nino Mondo or its owners, shareholders, employees or others, but are the sole product of its creator.  We disclaim all liability with respect to any content submitted by the user or guest blogger.


We may from time to time run competitions through this Site and / or through our social media channels.  Your participation in those competitions is subject to these Terms and any terms and conditions that are specific to each competition. 


On our Site, we present real-life examples and insights of other people’s experiences for illustration purposes only and any results personally achieved are due to the individuals themselves.  These testimonials show users what can be possible but are not intended to represent or guarantee that any current or future users of our programs, courses, products and/or services will achieve the same or similar results. 


In addition to any other prohibitions, you must not, under any circumstances use the Site or its content:

  1. for any unlawful purpose
  2. to solicit others to perform or participate in any unlawful acts
  3. to violate any international, federal, or state regulations, rules, laws, or local ordinances
  4. attempt to change, remove, deface, hack or otherwise interfere with this Site or any material or content displaced on the Site
  5. hack into any aspect of the Service; corrupt data; cause annoyance to other users
  6. infringe upon the rights of any other person's proprietary rights
  7. send any unsolicited advertising or promotional material, commonly referred to as “spam”; or
  8. attempt to affect the performance or functionality of any computer facilities of or accessed through this Site.


This Site is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis and to the fullest extent permitted by law we make no representations or warranties about our Site and / or the products or services including that:

  1. they are suitable, reliable, complete, secure, accurate or fit for any particular purpose
  2. access will be free of any harmful components (including viruses) or other code that is harmful or may assist in causing harm; or
  3. there is no possibility of failure to store communications or other data.


To the fullest extent permitted by applicable laws, in no event are we, any of our subsidiaries, or any of their shareholders, directors, officers, employees or licensors responsible for any losses and expenses, however arising, including without limitation, any direct, indirect and/or present, unascertained, future or contingent, loss of use, loss of data, loss caused by a virus, loss of income or profit or projected profit, loss or damage to property, claims of third parties, or other losses of any kind or character arising from or in connection with your use of our Site and /or our products or services, your inability to access our Site, interruption or outage of our Site or the fact that content on our Site or in our services is inaccurate, incomplete or out of date.  Our liability for any breach of a condition or warranty under these Terms shall be limited to the extent provided for by the Australian Consumer Law (Schedule 2 of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010).


To the fullest extent permitted by applicable laws, you agree to indemnify, and hold us and our related entities, affiliates, and our and their respective officers, agents and employees harmless from any loss, liability, claim, or demand, (including reasonable legal fees on a full indemnity basis), made by any third party due to or arising out of your use of this Site in violation of these Terms and/or arising from a breach of these Terms and/or any breach of your representations and warranties set out in these Terms or your breach of any law or the rights of a third party.


Where you have selected to enter into a further agreement, relationship or contract with us beyond this Site, including by purchasing products or services which require this, we will issue you with Additional Terms.  These Additional Terms together with these Terms will form the agreement between the parties (Agreement).


The agreement constituted between us by your use of the Site may be terminated:

  1. where you breach any provision of these Terms; or
  2. at any time by us without notice, in which case all disclaimers and limitations of liability will survive termination, and you will no longer be authorised to access the Site.


If any term or provision of these Terms is held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be contrary to law, such provision will be changed and interpreted so as to best accomplish the objectives of the original provision to the fullest extent allowed by law and the remaining provisions of these Terms will remain in full force and effect.

 CEASING OUR WEBSITE                                                                                    

We have the right to discontinue this Site.  If we decide to do this, it can be at any time and may be without notice to you.  We may also exclude any person from using our Site, at any time and at our sole discretion. We will not be responsible for any liability you may suffer arising from or in connection with any such discontinuance or exclusion.


We are permitted to assign, transfer and subcontract our rights and/or obligations under these Terms without any notification or consent required.  However, you are not permitted to assign, transfer or subcontract your rights and/or obligations under these Terms.


These Terms (together with our Privacy Policy, Additional Terms and disclaimers) contained on this Site, constitute the entire understanding and agreement between us and you, in relation to your use of this Site and supersede all previous communications, negotiations, and agreements, whether oral, written, or electronic, respect to this Site and your use of this Site.


All Terms shall be construed in accordance with and governed in all respects by the laws of the State of Victoria, Australia. In relation to any dispute, we ask that you contact us in the first instance so that both parties can, acting in good faith, resolve the dispute to our mutual satisfaction as quickly, cost-effectively and efficiently as possible.  Where a dispute cannot be resolved, you agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the State of Victoria, Australia.


29 Aug 3-2-1 : On the importance of learning curve

Happy 3-2-1 Tuesday!

Here are 3 tips, 2 quotes, and 1 question to consider this week.

3 tips on the importance of learning curve:  

I. The first few years of a child's life are a time of rapid learning. The brain is like the sponge, soaking up new information and experiences. This is a critical time to expose children to a variety of stimuli, both in terms of the environment and the people they interact with.

II. The learning curve for young children is very steep. This means that they are making significant progress in a short amount of time. However, it also means that they can easily get overwhelmed. It is important to be patient and understanding as they learn and grow.

III. The most important thing you can do to support your child's learning is to be present. This means giving them your full attention when they are interacting with you, and providing them with opportunities to explore and learn in their own way.

2 Quotes from Others : 

I. "The only way to do great work is to love what you do." - Steve Jobs

II. "The best way to learn is by doing." - Aristotle

1 Parenting Question for you

How can I help my child overcome challenges in their learning curve?


Until Next Tuesday, Love & Light ❤️

Team Nino Mondo

15 Aug 3-2-1 : Cultivating and nurturing a beginners mind

Happy 3-2-1 Tuesday!

Here are 3 tips, 2 quotes, and 1 question to consider this week.

3 tips on cultivating and nurturing a beginners mind:

I. Embrace the joy of exploration: Encourage your child's natural curiosity and sense of wonder by creating an environment that fosters exploration. Provide them with open-ended toys, materials, and experiences that inspire imaginative play and discovery. Embrace their questions, engage in their imaginative journeys, and cultivate a lifelong love for learning.

II. Model curiosity and learning: Children are highly observant and often imitate the behaviors they see. Embrace your own beginner's mind by demonstrating a genuine curiosity for the world around you. Engage in new activities, learn alongside your child, and share your enthusiasm for exploring and acquiring new knowledge. Your example will inspire their own love for learning.

III. Emphasize the process, not just the outcome: Encourage your child to focus on the process of learning rather than solely on the end result. Celebrate their efforts, persistence, and the lessons they learn along the way, regardless of the outcome. Emphasize the value of growth, improvement, and embracing challenges as opportunities to expand their understanding.

2 Quotes from Others : 

I. "In the beginner's mind, there are many possibilities; in the expert's mind, there are few." - Shunryu Suzuki

II. "The greatest enemy of knowledge is not ignorance, it is the illusion of knowledge." - Daniel J. Boorstin

1 Parenting Question for you

What is the one thing you can do today to foster and cultivate a beginner's mind in your child?

 Until Next Tuesday, Love & Light ❤️

Team Nino Mondo

1 Aug 3-2-1 : Helping your child develop responsibility

Happy 3-2-1 Tuesday!

Here are 3 tips, 2 quotes, and 1 question to consider this week.

3 tips for helping your child develop responsibility:  
I. Foster intrinsic motivation: Instead of solely relying on external rewards or punishments, focus on cultivating intrinsic motivation in your child. Encourage them to take responsibility for their actions and choices by emphasizing the inherent satisfaction and sense of accomplishment that come from doing things well.

II. Start early with age-appropriate tasks: Introduce age-appropriate responsibilities to your child from an early age. Involving children in tasks such as tidying up their toys, setting the table, or helping with simple household chores can instill a sense of responsibility and ownership. Ensure the tasks are manageable and provide guidance as needed.

III. Encourage problem-solving and decision-making: Empower your child to make decisions and solve problems within safe boundaries. Offer them opportunities to think critically, consider consequences, and take ownership of their choices. This cultivates a sense of responsibility and helps them develop important life skills.

2 Quotes from Others : 
I. "In the long run, we shape our lives, and we shape ourselves. The process never ends until we die. And the choices we make are ultimately our own responsibility." - Eleanor Roosevelt

II. "Freedom is not the absence of responsibility; it is the ability to choose our responsibilities." - Pauline R. Kezer

1 Parenting Question for you
What is the one task you can involve your child in today and can do so consistently?


Until Next Tuesday, Love & Light ❤️

Team Nino Mondo

18 Jul 3-2-1 : Importance and Benefits of Self-Worth to your Child's development

Happy 3-2-1 Tuesday! 

Here are 3 tips, 2 quotes, and 1 question to consider this week.

3 Tips on the Importance and Benefits of Self-Worth to your Child's development:

I. Embrace your child's uniqueness: Every child is unique, with their own strengths and interests. Instead of comparing your child to others, celebrate their individuality. Encourage their passions and provide opportunities for them to explore and develop their own talents.

II. Shift focus to growth, not comparison: Rather than comparing your child's achievements to those of others, focus on their personal growth and progress. Celebrate their efforts, resilience, and small victories. Encourage them to set goals and work towards self-improvement, emphasizing the journey rather than the destination.

III. Foster a positive self-image: Help your child develop a strong sense of self-worth and confidence. Teach them to value their own unique qualities and talents, rather than seeking external validation. Encourage them to practice self-compassion and embrace their imperfections as part of their growth and learning process.

2 Quotes from Others :

I. "Comparison is the death of joy." - Mark Twain

II. "Don't compare your beginning to someone else's middle." - Jon Acuff

1 Parenting Question for you.

What is the one you can do consistently to foster a healthy self-esteem and a positive body image in your children to help them navigate the challenges of societal pressures and the tendency to compare themselves to others? 

Until Next Tuesday, Love & Light ❤️

Team Nino Mondo

4 Jul 3-2-1 : Benefits of imagination on your Child's development

Happy 3-2-1 Tuesday! 

Here are 3 tips, 2 quotes, and 1 question to consider this week.

3 Tips on the benefits of imagination on your Child's development:

I. Imagination helps to foster creativity and innovation in children. When children use their imagination, they are able to come up with new and unique ideas and explore different possibilities. This is essential for problem-solving, as it helps children to think outside the box and develop creative solutions to challenges they may face in the future.

II. Imagination plays a crucial role in a child's emotional and social development. Through imaginative play, children are able to express and explore their emotions, develop empathy and social skills, and learn to communicate effectively with others. This can have a positive impact on their overall well-being, as it helps them to develop strong relationships and navigate complex social situations.

III. Imagination is also important for a child's cognitive development. When children engage in imaginative play, they are able to use their imaginations to create new worlds, scenarios, and characters. This stimulates their brain and helps to improve their memory, attention span, and critical thinking skills. Additionally, imaginative play can help to foster a love of learning, as children are naturally curious and excited to explore new ideas and concepts.

2 Quotes from Others : 

I. "Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create."- Maria Montessori

II. "Imagination is not just a childhood thing. It's our ability to picture different futures, different pathways."- Sir Ken Robinson

1 Parenting Question for you

How can you encourage your child's imagination and creativity to support their overall development?

Until Next Tuesday, Love & Light ❤️

Team Nino Mondo

20 June 3-2-1 : Benefits of observation to your Child's development

Happy 3-2-1 Tuesday! 

Here are 3 tips, 2 quotes, and 1 question to consider this week.

3 Tips on the benefits of observation to your Child's development:  

I. As parents, it's easy to get caught up in the day-to-day chaos of taking care of a young child. However, taking a step back and observing their behavior can provide valuable insights into their development. Set aside some time each day to simply watch your child play or interact with their environment. Take note of their facial expressions, body language, and communication attempts. This will give you a better understanding of their needs and interests, which will ultimately help you support their growth.

II. Communication is key when it comes to parenting, but it's not just about talking. Mindful listening is the practice of fully focusing on what your child is saying, without interrupting or getting distracted. It's about giving them your full attention and responding in a way that shows you understand and value their thoughts and feelings. By practicing mindful listening, you'll not only build a stronger bond with your child but also gain valuable insights into their behavior and needs.

III. By paying close attention to your child's behavior, you can identify areas where they may need extra support or encouragement. For example, if you notice your child struggling with a particular task, you can step in and provide guidance or resources to help them succeed. On the other hand, if you observe your child excelling in a certain area, you can provide opportunities for them to further develop their skills.

2 Quotes from Others : 

I. "The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes."- Marcel Proust "

II. "Observation is the key to discovery and understanding. By keenly observing the world around us, we can unravel its mysteries and unlock new realms of knowledge."- Jane Goodall

1 Parenting Question for you

What's one thing you've observed about your child recently that has surprised or impressed you? How can you use this observation to support their growth and development?

Until Next Tuesday, Love & Light ❤️

Team Nino Mondo

13 June 3-2-1 : How repetition can benefit your child's development

Happy 3-2-1 Tuesday! 

Here are 3 tips, 2 quotes, and 1 question to consider this week.

3 Tips on how repetition can benefit your child's development:

I. Repetition helps to build neural pathways in a child's brain, which strengthens the connections between brain cells. This means that the more a child repeats a particular action or task, the easier it becomes for their brain to perform that action or task in the future. This can have a significant impact on a child's overall cognitive development, as it helps to improve their memory, learning, and problem-solving abilities.

II. Repetition is crucial for developing a child's motor skills, especially in the early years of life. Through repetition, children learn to coordinate their movements and develop the muscle memory needed to perform various actions, such as crawling, walking, or using utensils. Repetition also helps to strengthen the muscles, which can have a positive impact on a child's physical development.

III. Repetition helps to create a sense of comfort and security for children, especially in new or unfamiliar situations. When children repeat familiar actions or routines, such as a bedtime routine or a favorite activity, they feel more in control and less anxious. This can be especially important for children who struggle with anxiety or other emotions, as it provides a sense of predictability and stability in their lives.

2 Quotes from others on how repetition can benefit your child's development: 

I. "Repetition is the secret of perfection, and this is why the adult tries to reproduce something a child has done repeatedly."- Maria Montessori, The Secret of Childhood

II. "Repetition is the very basis of learning. The more a person repeats something, the more his mind becomes disposed to grasp it."- Maria Montessori, The Absorbent Mind

1 Parenting Question for you

What can I do to help my child improve their skills and abilities through repetitive activities or tasks?

Until Next Tuesday, Love & Light ❤️

Team Nino Mondo

30 May 3-2-1 : Benefits of a Child on Acquiring Mastery

Happy 3-2-1 Tuesday! 

Here are 3 tips, 2 quotes, and 1 question to consider this week.

3 Tips on the Benefits of a Child on Acquiring Mastery :  

I. Mastery of a skill or subject matter gives children a sense of accomplishment and self-assurance. When kids master a new skill, they feel more confident in their abilities, which can help them tackle new challenges and take on more difficult tasks. This increased confidence can have a positive impact on all areas of their life.

II. Mastery requires practice, dedication, and perseverance. When children work to master a skill or subject, they learn the value of persistence and the rewards of hard work. They also develop a growth mindset, which helps them see challenges as opportunities to learn and grow, rather than as obstacles to overcome.

III. Mastery is essential for deep learning and understanding. When children master a subject or skill, they gain a deeper understanding of the underlying concepts and can apply their knowledge in new and varied situations. Mastery also allows children to build on their existing knowledge and skills, which can help them succeed academically and in life. Additionally, mastery of a subject or skill can lead to greater engagement and enjoyment, which can further enhance learning."

2 Quotes from Others : 

I. “I fear not the man who has practiced 10,000 kicks once, but I fear the man who has practiced one kick 10,000 times.”- Bruce Lee

II. "Mastery is not a function of genius or talent. It is a function of time and intense focus applied to a particular field of knowledge" -Robert Greene

1 Parenting Question for you

How can you encourage your child to pursue mastery of a skill or subject, and why is it important for their development?

Until Next Tuesday, Love & Light ❤️

Team Nino Mondo

16 May 3-2-1 : Benefits on being here and now

Happy 3-2-1 Tuesday! 

Here are 3 tips, 2 quotes, and 1 question to consider this week.

3 Tips on the benefits on being here and now:

1. It's tempting to always entertain your children, but it's important to let them get bored.This allows them to use their imagination and creativity to come up with their own fun.Give them some unstructured playtime without any devices, and see what they come up with.

2. Mindfulness is the practice of being present and aware of your thoughts and surroundings. You can startteaching your child mindfulness by engaging them in simple breathing exercises or asking them to namethree things they see, hear, or feel. This can help them develop emotional intelligence and bettermanage their emotions.

3. Establishing a calming bedtime routine can help your child wind down and prepare for sleep. This couldinclude a warm bath, reading a book, or practicing relaxation techniques. By creating a calming environment,you can help your child sleep better and improve their overall well-being.

2 Quotes from Others : 

I. "Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have. Make the Now the primary focus of your life."- Eckhart Tolle

II. "Life is a preparation for the future; and the best preparation for the future is to live as if there were none."- Albert Einstein"

1 Parenting Question for you

What are some practical ways you can  can practice being fully present with your child without getting distracted by other tasks or technology?

Until Next Tuesday, Love & Light ❤️

Team Nino Mondo

2 May 3-2-1 : The importance of practice to a child's development

Happy 3-2-1 Tuesday! 

Here are 3 tips, 2 quotes, and 1 question to consider this week.

3 Tips on the importance of practice to a child's development:

I. Skill Development: Practice is essential for children to develop their skills in various areas. Whether it's learning a musical instrument, a sport, or a new language, regular practice helps children to master the necessary skills and techniques to become proficient. The more they practice, the better they become, and the more confident they feel about their abilities.

II. Discipline and Work Ethic: Practicing regularly instills discipline and a strong work ethic in children. It teaches them the importance of committing to a goal and putting in the necessary effort to achieve it. Consistent practice also helps children to develop patience, perseverance, and resilience, all of which are important life skills that will serve them well in the future.

III. Improved Confidence and Self-Esteem: Regular practice can also help children to improve their confidence and self-esteem. As they see themselves making progress and achieving their goals, they feel a sense of accomplishment and pride in their abilities. This positive reinforcement can lead to increased self-confidence, which can have a positive impact on their overall well-being and success in life.

2 Quotes from Others: 

I. Repetition is the mother of learning, the father of action, which makes it the architect of accomplishment." - Zig Ziglar

II. Practice is not just about repetition and getting better at something. It's about making new connections in the brain." - Dr. Judy Willis

1 Parenting Question for you

How can you encourage your child to practice regularly and effectively, and help them understand the benefits of consistent practice in achieving their goals?

Until Next Tuesday, Love & Light ❤️

Team Nino Mondo

18 Apr 3-2-1 : How to use Narration instead to praise your child

Happy 3-2-1 Tuesday! 

Here are 3 tips, 2 quotes, and 1 question to consider this week.

3 Tips on the benefits and how to use Narration instead to praise your child:  

I. Narration is a way of describing a child's actions in detail and in a positive light. By narrating a child's positive behavior, we are reinforcing it and helping them develop a positive self-image. When children hear the things they do describe in a positive way, they feel good about themselves and are more likely to continue that behavior.

II. Praising a child through narration helps build their confidence. When children hear positive things about their actions, they feel good about themselves and their abilities. This positive reinforcement can help them develop a sense of self-efficacy, which is crucial for success in all areas of life.

III. Narrating a child's actions and behaviors can help them develop their language skills. By describing what they are doing, you are helping them learn new words and understand the meanings behind them. This can help them improve their vocabulary and communication skills, which will be beneficial throughout their lives. Additionally, narration can help children learn to express themselves and their emotions more effectively.

2 Quotes from Others : I. When you compliment your children, praise them for inner qualities such as kindness, honesty and perseverance so they will strive to contribute to the world in meaningful ways.— Toni SchuttaII. It's not our job to toughen our children up to face a cruel and heartless world. It's our job to raise children who will make the world a little less cruel and heartless.— L.R. Knost

1 Parenting Question for youHow can you incorporate narration as a way to praise your child without it sounding insincere or forced?

Until Next Tuesday, Love & Light ❤️

Team Nino Mondo

4 Apr 3-2-1 : How to develop a love for learning from within in your child

Happy 3-2-1 Tuesday! 

Here are 3 tips, 2 quotes, and 1 question to consider this week.

3 Tips on how to develop a love for learning from within in your child : 

I. Childhood is a time of exploration and experimentation. It's natural for children to make mistakes and stumble as they learn new skills and develop their abilities. In fact, making mistakes is an important part of the learning process as it helps children understand what works and what doesn't.

II. When children face challenges and setbacks, it helps them develop resilience and the ability to bounce back from adversity. This is an important life skill that will serve them well throughout their lives, as they encounter obstacles and setbacks in various areas of their lives.

III. Allowing children to have an imperfect start can also foster creativity and innovation. When children are free to explore and experiment without the pressure to be perfect, they are more likely to come up with creative solutions and ideas that they might not have otherwise considered. This can help them develop a sense of curiosity and a lifelong love of learning.

 2 Quotes from Others : 

"Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts." - Winston Churchill 

"I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work." - Thomas Edison 

1 Parenting Question for you

Can you think of a time in your life when an imperfect start ultimately led to a successful outcome?  

Until Upper Week Tuesday, Love & Light ❤️

Team Nino Mondo

7 Mar 3-2-1 : Importance & Benefits of Building Confidence in your child, Fostering Creativity, and Navigating Challenges

Happy 3-2-1 Tuesday! 

Here are 3 tips, 2 quotes, and 1 question to consider this week.

3 Tips for Building your child's confidence :

I. Celebrate small wins and acknowledge efforts to reinforce positive behavior and build self-esteem.

II. Encourage children to take risks and try new things to help them develop a growth mindset and overcome the fear of failure.

III. Allow children to struggle when they attempt to solve the problem. Wait 17 seconds before you offer help or direction. If they solve the problem, you have helped them develop patience, problem-solving skills, and confidence.

2 Quotes from Others : 

I. “There is no innovation and creativity without failure. Period.” - Brene Brown

II. "Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world." - Albert Einstein

1 Parenting Question for you
What is one thing you have found to be effective in overcoming obstacles consistently, and how can you apply it to your parenting?

Until Next Tuesday, Love & Light ❤️

Team Nino Mondo

3 Mar 3-2-1 : How to Nurture a Lifelong Passion for Learning

Happy 3-2-1 Tuesday!
 Here are 3 tips, 2 quotes, and 1 question to consider this week.

3 Ideas to Nurture a Lifelong Passion for Learning :

  1. Model the behavior you want to see in your children. They are always watching and learning from you.
  2. Remember that every child learns differently. Don't try to fit your child into a mold that doesn't work for them. Instead, adapt your parenting style to their individual needs.
  3. Encourage them to try new things, make mistakes, and learn from them. It helps them develop a growth mindset that will serve them well throughout their lives.

2 Quotes on Purposeful Learning : 

  1. "I cannot emphasize enough the importance of a good teacher." - Temple Grandin 
  2. "Children are not things to be molded, but are people to be unfolded." - Jess Lair 

1 Parenting Question for you

What is one thing you can do this week to encourage your child's natural curiosity and love of learning?

Until Next Time, Love & Light ❤️

Team Nino Mondo