Why Reading to Your Child is Important

The ritual of reading aloud to my children started at a very young age, with books that identified colors, shapes and animals.   As they grew

10 Amazing Healthy Snack Ideas for Kids

I know kids will always prefer an unhealthy cereal bar than a piece of fruit or some nuts, so how do we as parents give

5 Tips for Taking the Hassle Out of Making School Lunches

In collaboration with Finlee and Me & Mamee I’m only going on week eight of the school year and I’ll let you in on a

I Spy Alphabet Slime Kids Activity

If you’re looking for a kids activity that you can do over and over again, one that will keep the kids occupied and engaged for

Top Family Accommodation at Sunshine Coast

A few weeks ago our good friends from Tasmania had flown up to Queensland for a holiday. As much as Brisbane is jam packed with

Understanding Miscarriage – 8 Common Myths Debunked

“Miscarriage may be an individual journey but it is not one that should be walked alone.” The Pink Elephants Support Network Miscarriage is defined as

5 Gross Contagious School Conditions Every Mum Needs to Know About

(Tick them off with us in the school germ bingo!) Schools back! Yay… and so are all those contagious school conditions you’ve avoided all school

Child Struggling with Math – 10 Signs and How to Help

A collaboration with Finlee and Me & Mathsonline Child struggling with math? I get it. My son was struggling with math and we missed so

A Letter to My Baby Who is Starting School

Dear Chloe Glen-Ella, I’ve been wanting to write this letter to you for over a month now, but every time I thought about writing it

Top 5 Christmas Gifts for Mums – HelloFresh

A collaboration between Finlee and Me & HelloFresh Finlee, Chloe and my husband asked yesterday what I wanted for Christmas. For any mother reading this

DIY Marbled Mugs with Succulents

It’s that time again where teachers and day care educators get flooded with thank you gifts for all their hard work over the year. They’ve

Having Kids is the Worst Thing You Can Do

A few articles have been doing the rounds lately, based on this study for Demography magazine, analysing data from Germany, and drawing the controversy stirring

Ultimate Vanuatu Family Holiday Getaway

A collaboration between Finlee & Me and Warwick Le Lagon – Vanuatu It was Tuesday night at 7:30pm and I was in the kitchen cleaning

From Depression to Happiness

I love October in Brisbane because we’re one step closer to summer. The weather is starting to warm up, people are back in shorts and

5 Money Saving Tips for Families

A collaboration between Finlee & Me and Ferratum Lending Before my husband and I had our first baby (Finlee) you could say we were both in