Kitchen

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),

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.

Simple family survival tips for when mum goes back to work

Our darling son turned 18 months recently and I went back to work. Whilst it’s been a rather emotional time for me, all the worries I had about the house falling into a state of chaos have been completely unfounded. It’s been just as calm and organised as before (well,

If you haven’t discovered online grocery shopping yet, you’re missing out on a major mumma hack. Online grocery shopping will save you time, money, your back, your sanity!

If you haven’t discovered grocery shopping online yet, you’re missing out on a major mumma hack. Online grocery shopping will save you time, money, your back, your sanity! If you’ve always put it off not knowing where to start, setting up an account is generally easy and a few minutes

Party drinks

So you’ve volunteered to host the big family celebration, birthday bash or baby shower. It seemed like a good idea at the time, then days out it dawns on you that you have no idea what you’re doing. The key is preparation. Write it down! List everything you need to

Feet up Christmas

Get yourself organised NOW for Christmas and you may just have some time to put your feet up and enjoy the festivities. 1. Create a Christmas budget I know, budgets are boring! Though it’s really no fun looking at your bank statements in January and realising you’ve way overspent on

Plate of veggies

If dinnertime is your idea of hell, here are some handy tips to turn mealtimes around. Yes, you can have an enjoyable family experience around the dinner table. 1. Involve your kids in dinner plans. For older kids, get them involved in meal planning, shopping and food preparation. For younger

Wanting to whip up something super quick? This is an easy and versatile muffin recipe – 30 minutes from start to finish. It works every time, it’s quick, uses ingredients you already have, creates hardly any dishes and is delicious. They can be adapted for breakfast, lunch, school lunchboxes, after

50 Alternative uses for baby wipes

Most parents have survived at least one poo-nami thanks to that handy packet of wipes. Once they’ve saved your life once, you make sure they’re always within reach. But, they do a lot more than just clean smelly bottoms. I keep wipes everywhere – in fact, in every room of the