World off, headphones on with Audiofly in-ear Bluetooth headphones

A good set of headphones should be on the packing list for any traveller. Whether you’re wanting to crank a playlist up loud (while you block out your kids…) or just pretend to listen to something so that you can avoid talking to random passengers on a flight… they are absolutely essential. I was recently […]

Fiji Time Is A Good Time For Families – Reviewed Malolo Island Resort

Earlier this year I took a short trip to Fiji. It wasn’t my first visit and after a wonderful stay at Malolo Island Resort, it won’t be the last.  Malolo Island confirmed once again for me that Fiji time spent in the right location is the perfect way to holiday with kids. It can be tricky […]

Roll-Out The Ultimate Gift For Christmas With Micro Scooters

If the kids have got everything and you’re racking your brains about what to get them for Christmas, consider a Micro Scooter. We first saw Micro Scooters on holiday in Singapore. It was when the boys were at the tricky age of three (3) and one (1).  It was the time when they were too little […]

Blog Life and Staying Connected With The MSI PS42 Modern Laptop

These days if you go on a travel adventure and don’t tell anyone about it, did you even go anywhere? Travel blogging has become so much more than letting your Instagram audience know to #getreadyfortravelspam. There is a lot of work that goes on behind the scenes, and there certainly isn’t any switching off and […]

This Miracle Travel Gadget Works Best When Left At Home

If you were to ask me a week ago what travel gadget I couldn’t be without, I’d probably tell you my dry shampoo or packing cubes – but that was then and this is now. The year is 2018 and it’s time to take advantage of the wonderful world of automation and robots. Over the past […]

WIN with NitWits + Travel Tale: The case of the dreaded head lice

Every day I live in fear… fear that my kids will get head lice! To date we’ve dodged the bullet, but when I was a kid I wasn’t so lucky. Going back 25+ years (yep, I’m that old)…I had head lice! I had it on and off during for my primary school years. My mum tried […]

We had a whale of a time with ‘Speedy’ and QPAC’s SummerSet Program

Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC) has brought some amazing productions to the Brisbane stage this summer. We were fortunate to catch both Mister Maker AND The Snail and the Whale by best-selling writer/illustrator team, Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler. Books by these authors are always on high request at bedtime with The Gruffalo and The […]

Don’t miss Langham Melbourne’s Designer High Teas for teens!

Go to any Langham Hotel, worldwide, and you can experience their famous Wedgewood High Tea. If you’ve been, you’ll know that this isn’t your average experience – it is a marriage of art, service and taste. No detail is missed. Qualified tea sommeliers (yes, that’s really a profession!) are at hand ensuring that your tea is […]

5 proactive ways to avoid losing your child in crowded, public places

Nothing can describe the panic that a parent feels when their child disappears from sight in a crowded, public place. When you’re on holidays and visiting places like amusement parks, museums, shopping centers, beaches and airports crowds often go with the territory. The droves of people can’t be avoided but there are proactive things that […]

Charlie Brown Cafe & Family holiday entertainment with “The Peanuts Movie”

We have come across Charlie Brown Cafes in our travels (most recently in Singapore) but had a hard time explaining to the boys who Charlie Brown and Snoopy were.  We gave it a go but gave up after the crepes were finished.  Fast forward a few years to just a few weeks ago and we […]