Long car trips while pregnant

GUEST BLOG: 12 Tips to surviving a road trip while pregnant

May/23 By

Road trips can be fun and are a wonderful way to see the countryside.  Planning a trip while pregnant can be just as much fun, however, you may need to consult your healthcare provider first, depending on the distance you Read the rest

GUEST BLOG: Autism and outdoor safety – how to create a safe haven in your backyard

GUEST BLOG: Autism and outdoor safety – how to create a safe haven in your backyard

May/19 By

 

Parenting a child on the autism spectrum includes unique challenges, and outdoor safety is one of them!

With a little ingenuity and thoughtfulness, you can create a safe, accessible, and functional backyard for your child.  

Here are some ideas 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

Creating a Circus Room with Snooze Bondi Bunks

Jun/4 By

snooze room34

If you’ve ever scrolled the Insta feeds of myself or Bear and Sparrow, there is one MAJOR thing we have in common.

Apart from being awesome.

We both love colour.  Love love love love.

If colour was a person, … Read the rest

SLI – Expressive and receptive language disorder: a new road for us.

SLI – Expressive and receptive language disorder: a new road for us.

May/3 By

Speech Language Impairment, expressive and receptive language disorder.  Just some of the terms I heard today.

It’s pretty rare that I blog twice in one night, given that sometimes I struggle to write once a week.

Tonight I’ve got a … Read the rest

Stuff for Mums to do these School Holidays

Apr/6 By

 

Is it even possible to find stuff for Mums to do these school holidays?  There are 50 billion websites dedicated to school holiday activities. 50 billion trillion ideas for the kids.

BUT WHAT ABOUT US?

I don’t know about … Read the rest

Keeping memories alive – the perfect keepsake.

Mar/7 By

What are the perfect keepsakes?

Sometimes it’s the smallest things that become a treasured keepsake.  It’s amazing how much you can treasure one thing as a permanent reminder, long after the moment has passed.

The most treasured keepsake of all

If this article is full of … Read the rest

The family photoshoot – Tips to choosing the kids’ outfits.

Feb/14 By

I don’t know about you, but choosing clothes for the kids to wear in our family photoshoot is a freaking NIGHTMARE for me.

Family Photoshoot outfits

I have never really understood why people wanted to rock around nude, letting it all hang out … Read the rest

Family photoshoot planning – choosing a theme and location

Feb/10 By

It’s all about planning family photos

To be perfectly honest, planning family photos was never really a priority.  I mean, you turn up, get all your kids looking in the same direction simultaneously and you’re done.  Right?

Needless to say, … Read the rest