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Embarking on Adventures with Your Kids: Building Bonds and Making Memories

There's something truly magical about embarking on adventures with your children. Whether it's a hike through the wilderness, a road trip to a new destination, or exploring a hidden gem in your own city, adventures provide opportunities for bonding, learning, and creating lasting memories together. 

School holiday activities to do with your kids
School holidays are a wonderful opportunity for families to bond and create lasting memories together. Whether you're looking for indoor activities to beat the heat or outdoor adventures to explore nature, there's something for everyone. Here are ten engaging activities...
Walking Lightly: The Environmental Benefits of Quality Footwear
In the hustle and bustle of modern life, it's easy to overlook the environmental consequences of seemingly mundane choices, such as the shoes we wear. Yet, the footwear industry is one of the most significant contributors to environmental degradation and waste. From the production of materials to the disposal of worn-out shoes, each step in the lifecycle of footwear leaves its mark on the planet.
What is the APMA Seal of Acceptance and why does it matter?
We are very excited to share that our Pretty Brave 1st Walker and Child footwear range  (excluding Puddle boots) has been granted the American Podiatric Medical Association Seal of acceptance on our new collection “The Tree House”. 
Colouring in for the Summer Holidays
We know the school holidays can be long (and the weather is not always nice outside), so we've created a selection of Pretty Brave colouring in illustrations that you can download for your kids!
The Importance of Colours in Children's Development
Colours are all around us, and they play a crucial role in our lives from a very young age. For children, colours are not only captivating and visually stimulating, but they also have a significant impact on their development and overall well-being. 
Spring into Action: Fun Outdoor Activities with Kids to Keep Them Moving
As the weather warms up and flowers bloom, spring offers the perfect opportunity to get your kids outdoors for some active and engaging playtime. With the days getting longer and nature coming to life, there's no shortage of exciting movement-based activities to enjoy with your little ones. Let's explore some fantastic outdoor activities that will have your kids running, jumping, and laughing all season long.
The Importance of Natural Movement for Kids' Feet
Children are naturally curious, constantly exploring the world around them. Their feet play a crucial role in this exploration, acting as the foundation for their overall development. 
Organic Cotton vs. Non-Organic Cotton
In recent years, the fashion industry has been increasingly conscious of its impact on the environment and human health. One pivotal choice is between organic and non-organic cotton. 
Introducing The Milk Bar | Spring Summer 23/24 Collection
For our Summer 2023/24, we've put a playful spin on the nostalgic Milk Bar and serve up an epic range of summer footwear styles for kids aged 0 through to 8 years.
A sneak peek of our upcoming summer collection
Head Designer Sarah Street takes us through a sneak peek of our upcoming new season summer collection, where we put a playful spin on the traditional Milk Bar, serving up a beautiful range of summer footwear for kids aged 0-8 years.