Nov 012014
Message in a Mailbox

As the majority of our family lives overseas we heavily rely on phone and mail to stay in touch. Of course we correspond mainly via email but we also love getting postcards and letters via old school snail mail. Birthdays and Christmases always bring a nice pile of cards and the kids love opening the mailbox to a big stash of hand written greetings. If your child [read more]

Oct 312014
SwimFin giveaway

Last Sunday we took the kids for their first swimming lesson, quite an adventures when you have four children! With swimming season now in full swing we decided not to wait any longer and make sure our children are safe and confident in and around water, something that’s very important in Australia where everyone loves spending time in the water. This year Australian icons The [read more]

Oct 302014

When you are a mum your days are busy from the moment you get up in the morning until the moment you hop back in bed and if, like us, you have a terrible sleeper on your hands you get even less rest. I absolutely adore our little Sybbie but it is important for all of us that she gets some sleep so her daytime naps are [read more]

Oct 292014
Sales & Savings - Week 44

Green Ant Toys What? 10% off storewide How? Enter the code ‘XMAS’ at checkout When? Until October 31, 2014 Where? Mini Nation What? 20% off storewide (Excluding toys) How? Discount will be automatically applied at checkout When? Until October 29, 2014 Where? LBT Kids Fashion What? Closing Down Sale How? Prices as marked When? Until October 31, 2014 Where? Baby Donkie What? [read more]

Oct 282014
Edible Education giveaway

There is no denying it any longer, many Australian adults are overweight due to an inactive lifestyle and unhealthy eating habits. Sadly as a result of this many children grow up with little knowledge of healthy, nutritious foods, important food groups and correct portion sizes, it’s a worrying trend that needs to change and one Australian mum has found a creative way to do just [read more]

Oct 272014
Avalina Leather

I’m sure it won’t come as a surprise to you that becoming a mum six years ago meant the end of little luxuries for me, these days it’s just the kids that get spoiled and if I’m lucky I get a nice gift on Mother’s Day and my birthday but that’s it. When I do need something I don’t go out on a whim, I [read more]

Oct 262014
Remington i-Light Pro Face & Body

As much as I am excited about all the lovely summer dresses, pretty singlets and strappy sandals, I can’t say I am looking forward to all the necessary hair removal that comes with it. With one sunny day after another there is no ‘I’ll leave it for a few days’ option, you have to stay on top of it all the time. Like many other [read more]