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Kids In Mind LIVE - Back to School

Kids In Mind LIVE - Back to School

Kids in Mind

It's that time again - back to school. Although this time, there are so many things different about this school year. Dr Rebecca Weber talks us through some of the really practical things we ca...

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Kids In Mind LIVE - Boomerang kids: moving back with Mom & Dad

Kids In Mind LIVE - Boomerang kids: moving back with Mom & Dad

Kids in Mind

The kids have become young adults. They've flown "the nest". They've tasted freedom and enjoyed living away from Mom and Dad Now, because of the pandemic, young adults are...

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Kids In Mind LIVE - Depression and anxiety caused by Covid19

Kids In Mind LIVE - Depression and anxiety caused by Covid19

Kids in Mind

Dr Rebecca Weber explains the clinical symptoms of depression and anxiety on the Breakfast Show with Mark and Katt. We look at how these are being amplified for kids and adults alike during a pande...

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Talking about teeth - kids and dentists

Talking about teeth - kids and dentists

Mid Morning Mix

Adele Lodi Rizzini is a pediatric dentist (pedodontiste) at Adent Dental Clinic. She explains how we can ensure our children have better experiences at the dentist by being patient and carefully ch...

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Rockmybaby - finding the right childcare professional in Switzerland

Rockmybaby - finding the right childcare professional in Switzerland

Mid Morning Mix

Rockmybaby® take a personal approach to finding the perfect childcare professional for any family. They encourage families to really think about their ideal childcare "profile", inclu...

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Annecy International Animated Film Festival continues online

Annecy International Animated Film Festival continues online

Mid Morning Mix

Watch this year's content for the Annecy International Animated Film Festival all from your own home and at whatever time you wish! This year an access pass has been made available...

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TechSpark Academy - tech based summer camps for kids 8-18 years

TechSpark Academy - tech based summer camps for kids 8-18 years

Mid Morning Mix

TechSpark Academy offer fun courses that stimulate creativity and curiosity in kids and teens. Marta Gehring from TechSpark explains the residential camps available throughout Switzerland, day...

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Les Elfes - language & adventure kids camps in Verbier

Les Elfes - language & adventure kids camps in Verbier

Mid Morning Mix

Les Elfes offer summer camps in Verbier with a focus on the great outdoors. Key activities including rock climbing, mountaineering & orienteering, paddle sports and mountain biking for kid...

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Talking about teeth - Orthodontics for all ages, including discreet treatments

Talking about teeth - Orthodontics for all ages, including discreet treatments

Mid Morning Mix

  Adent's Dr Tho Dang, Specialist Orthodontist at the Adent clinic in Nations, joins Katt on the Mid Morning Mix to talk about the different kinds of braces that are possible for all ag...

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Louis Educational Consulting - choosing the right university or college

Louis Educational Consulting - choosing the right university or college

Mid Morning Mix

Today we talk to Jean Louis, Founder and President of Louis Educational Consulting about helping students to find the right university or college for them. Jean explains some of the biggest di...

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Caravane de Solidarité - how quickly the foodbank grew into something unmanageable

Caravane de Solidarité - how quickly the foodbank grew into something unmanageable

Mid Morning Mix

Charly Hernandez from Caravane de Solidarité explains how the foodbank in Geneva, that is now attended by thousands, grew so quickly...  

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Talking about teeth - things your Dental Hygienist wishes you knew

Talking about teeth - things your Dental Hygienist wishes you knew

Mid Morning Mix

Today we talk to Martha Culig, Dental Hygienist at Adent, about the role of a Dental Hygienist in a dentist's office and the role they have in looking after your teeth. Martha explains the trea...

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Buying a home in Switzerland - the pitfalls and support available

Buying a home in Switzerland - the pitfalls and support available

Mid Morning Mix

The process of purchasing a home in Switzerland can be very different to home-buying in other countries. For a start, there's the price, then there's a question of the deposit and...

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TinyTalk lets babies and toddlers communicate without speech

TinyTalk lets babies and toddlers communicate without speech

Mid Morning Mix

TinyTalk is baby sign language. TinyTalk is based on British Sign Language (BSL), and gives babies and toddlers the opportunity to communicate basic needs and wants with the people around them...

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Fête de la Danse is ON!-line this weekend

Fête de la Danse is ON!-line this weekend

Mid Morning Mix

Susanne Ernst, Coordinator for Fête de la Danse, joins Katt Cullen to talk about the new online programme for the event this weekend. She explains why the festival cancelled, but then decided...

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Preparing the kids for their return to school

Preparing the kids for their return to school

Mid Morning Mix

Angela Mitra, Curriculum Coordinator at Obersee Bilingual School, has some great tips to prepare children for their return to school next week. She looks at some practical things that parents co...

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Writing your will in Switzerland is easy

Writing your will in Switzerland is easy

Mid Morning Mix

Angela Randolph, Founding Partner at Select European Advisors, says writing your will can actually be pretty easy... and even sexy! Katt and Angela talk about the easy ways to write a will ...

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Gadget Guru - coding music with Sonic Pi

Gadget Guru - coding music with Sonic Pi

Gadget Guru

The innovative folks behind Raspberry Pi have now given us a way to make music, from the comfort of our homes. Get coding and get creative with sonic-pi.net... 

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Free kids' books about coronavirus

Free kids' books about coronavirus

Mid Morning Mix

Allison Ochs has written 3 books about the coronavirus with the EPFL in Lausanne. This books are designed to help parents and children communicate about the coronavirus and current circumstanc...

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An 18th Birthday party in 'lockdown' - how to make someone's day magical

An 18th Birthday party in 'lockdown' - how to make someone's day magical

Mid Morning Mix

This was not the special day that Chené Koscielny had planned for her daughter's 18th birthday! However, she made some adjustments to the plan and it turned out to be a very magical...

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Angus' Homeschooling Tips

Angus' Homeschooling Tips

Mid Morning Mix

As schools across the country have now closed, parents are now taking on the daunting task of homeschooling their kids. Angus Macdonald has put together some top tips for all children working from ...

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Gadget Guru - Fablabs and makerspaces

Gadget Guru - Fablabs and makerspaces

Gadget Guru

Makerspaces, hackerspaces and fablabs are creative spaces where people come together to create, DIY and learn!! They often have 3D printers, software, electronics, craft and hardware supplies an...

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Kids In Mind: The Latency Phase pt 4 (27 February 2020)

Kids In Mind: The Latency Phase pt 4 (27 February 2020)

Kids in Mind

In this series of programmes, Dr Rebecca Weber talks about the 'Latency Phase' of child development. The time between 5 and 12 years old. In this show - why parents should take a close look at the ...

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Kids In Mind: The Latency Phase pt 3 (20 February 2020)

Kids In Mind: The Latency Phase pt 3 (20 February 2020)

Kids in Mind

In this series of programmes, Dr Rebecca Weber talks about the 'Latency Phase' of child development. The time between 5 and 12 years old. Development between 8 and 12.

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