GUEST BLOG: How to Maximize Natural Light in Your Home and Why It Is Important for Your Kids

Mar/27 By

While it is essential for children to spend time outside, the fact is that they don’t, which significantly increases their exposure to artificial light sources. This is bad because our bodies require sunlight to function properly. Natural light increases the Read the rest

How to decorate with wallpaper

How to decorate with wallpaper in kids rooms

Jan/26 By

I’ve always been in love with patterned walls, but knowing how to decorate with wallpaper is a totally different story.

Especially when you’re used to working with block colours or white backgrounds (like the rest of our home!).

So when … Read the rest

Kids Wall Stickers from Nordlife – Australian Animals

Dec/18 By

So who else has been crushing on the kids wall stickers from Nordlife that are out at the moment?

These little bad boys are my latest obsession when it comes to meeting the criteria for cool kids room decor.

Wanna … Read the rest

How to use Pantone Colour of the Year in kids rooms

How to use Pantone Colour of the Year 2018 in kids rooms

Dec/15 By

Learning how to use Pantone Colour of the Year 2018 in kids rooms is officially my mission for the next however long.

I actually felt a little nauseous when I heard that Ultra Violet was making a comeback.

And it’s … Read the rest

Tips for Cooking with Kids

Cooking with kids: easy recipes with bonus tips

Dec/13 By

If you’re anything like me, cooking with kids is a process that you need to work up to. You need the patience of a saint, some eye blinkers like horses wear so that you can’t see all the mess happening … Read the rest

FIFO family how to cope with kids

Home organisation tips from a FIFO wife and mother

Dec/6 By

I wish I had a magic wand to wave and declare that there is an easy way to cope with as a FIFO wife and mother.

But there’s no wand.

It’s just bloody hard work.

I’ll write this from a … Read the rest

White outdoor sofa amart the styling mama

Hot outdoor furniture picks for Summer.

Nov/8 By

This is a sponsored post for Amart Furniture.  All opinions are my own and you can tell that because they’re awesome.

It’s almost Summer and all I’m fantasising about is chilling out on comfy outdoor furniture, sipping a mojito and … Read the rest

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10 Cool Christmas Gift Ideas

Nov/5 By

You’re going about your life, all is well…. then BAM – the shops have Christmas decorations up and suddenly you’re googling “Christmas gift ideas” and checking express postage costs.

This may or may not be an accurate representation of me, … Read the rest

10 reasons to join Honey & Co Club – Postal Gift Club for Kids

Oct/10 By

I’m sure when my kids get older they won’t be so enthusiastic about opening a $1000 rego bill, but for now it’s a novelty to rip it open and then hand it to me to take care of.

(wish I … Read the rest

Playroom makeover: fun, colourful and functional!

Sep/11 By

We were really due for a playroom makeover.  Like, overdue.

Quick backstory:  we once had this room re-carpeted.

Yep, we pulled up the existing carpet and replaced it with… wait for it…. more carpet.

ROOKIE ERROR.  But in my defence, … Read the rest