School holiday fun with “Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip”

Whether we are at home or travelling, one of our favourite things to do with the boys is to go to the movies.   Fortunately it’s a bit easier to do now that they are a little older and their attention span is much better.  These days they’re happy to sit in their seats instead […]

Serious beach fun with Tiger Tribe’s Quut Sand Toys

Our children love playing in the sand and I know this because when the come home from school and daycare, they are covered in it. Travel tip: Baby powder helps to remove sand easily from the body! Thanks to Tiger Tribe, we recently had the opportunity to roadtest Quut Alto (a stackable sandcastle maker) and Quut […]

Myer Giftorium and The Story of the Reluctant Little Shopper

We were fortunate to be invited to Myer’s Christmas Giftorium launch in Brisbane last week, thanks to Kids Business. As an avid stalker of all things awesome on Instagram, i’d seen great things posted by other bloggers last year and was keen to find out more. My “plus one” for the day was Little S.  He however […]

Travel talk – eczema relief with Novapel cream

Whether you’re going on a big overseas trip or just going to the local shops, as mums with children in tow we try to be prepared for any situation. We’ve all learnt the hard way: be prepared or suffer the consequences! In my handbag I carry a swag of things for the kids, and also […]

The TeddySit booster for families on the move

I was happy to hear recently that a major hotel chain had ordered child booster seats for all of its Denmark properties. Clearly, the comfort of its smallest clients was of utmost importance.  If you’re ever visiting a Scandic Hotel, please pass on HUGE appreciation from me…this kind of initiative to welcome our kids into the […]

Five star boardies for the boys + Father’s Day Giveaway!

The temps are heating up in the Southern Hemisphere and usually about now, I look through our wardrobe and do an audit of our summer holiday gear. This year, things are different. I’m already all sorted. We’ve just come back from a mega trip to the US where we visited Florida and did an awesome […]

Disney Junior Channel – The Book of Once Upon A Time

It’s Book Week in Australia and we have something special to share. Nope, its not tips on how to win best book week costume (sorry), but it is something that you and your children can enjoy, and it’s brought to you by Nuffnang and Disney Junior the Channel. It will come as no surprise to anyone […]