Kids

The 12 Books of Christmas

Our new family tradition this year is The 12 Books of Christmas Advent Calendar. We have 12 books individually wrapped and will open one for our son’s bedtime story each night the 12 days leading up to Christmas, ending Christmas eve. If you’re after something different from the usual chocolate

How to prep smoothie packs

Smoothies are an excellent way to pack in a lot of nutrition quickly and easily. If you have fussy kids, you’re probably already well aware of the power of the smoothie – packing in all that green stuff they would normally turn their noses up at. It’s also a great way

If dinnertime is a constant battle, check out these great products for fussy eaters.

If dinnertime is a constant battle, check out these great products for fussy eaters. Whether your kids have a meltdown at the thought of the corn touching the broccoli (divided plates are genius!) or are only just starting out their food exploration journey (mesh feeding bags are great for this),

10 Top Tips for Minimalist Family Holiday Packing

When I mentioned to friends and family that our family of 3 would be travelling through Europe for 3 months with just 1 bag, they were gobsmacked. “But you have a toddler… in nappies!” they said. We were also crossing seasons, arriving in England in winter and leaving Italy in

Simple steps to turn a kids bedroom from chaos to order - a process of de-cluttering, reducing and organising that has completely changed our lives.

Have you ever felt that it would probably be easier to climb Mount Everest than to get your children to tidy their rooms? This used to drive me to distraction. It didn’t seem to matter how many times I instructed, demanded, pleaded or even helped them (did the whole thing

Review: Effortless nappy

When my son was born, I had all the best intentions to at least partially cloth nappy. He is now nearly 22 months old and his bum had never seen a cloth nappy – not even once. That is, until the lovely Hannah from Effortless Eco sent me an Effortless Nappy

Children wait for what seems like forever for their birthday to arrive. Parents, on the other hand, often tend to fret over how they can make their child’s birthday as fun and memorable as possible. Throwing a backyard party for children involves more than just hiring a clown. In fact,

Mumma Hack Recipe

A perfect lunchbox filler or an after-school snack, these super simple homemade chewy muesli bars are quick and easy to whip up on a weeknight. Ingredients 3 cups old style oats (not quick oats) 1 400g can condensed milk Chopped nuts, seeds, dried fruit or choc chips to your liking.

It’s true what they say; you think it’s hard when you have a baby…until you have two! So us mums need handy little tips and tricks to get through the day and make our lives easier.

I’m one month in. I’ve survived one month with my (almost) 3-year-old daughter and brand new bubba boy. So in love! My new life is both beautiful and exhausting at the same time. It’s true what they say; you think it’s hard when you have a baby…until you have two!

It’s back to school time! Here are some adorable back to school essentials, including adorable lunchboxes and accessories, backpacks and the essential labels to ensure everything comes home again!

It’s back to school time! Here are some adorable back to school essentials, including adorable lunchboxes and accessories, backpacks and the essential name labels to ensure everything comes home again! 1. Goodbyn Hero Lunchbox – $23.95 These colourful and super cute lunchboxes are designed to help you pack a waste-free