Category Archives: Parenting

A Letter to my Son on the eve of his Sixth Birthday

Dear Finlee, It’s 7:53pm and instead of going upstairs to make 24 birthday cupcakes that you can take to your class tomorrow, I’ve decided I’d

Staying Connected with Your Kids

Over the last few weeks I’ve been trying to focus more on my family and how I can re-balance my life; more importantly staying connected

25 Must Know Tips for Travelling Overseas with Kids

Travelling Overseas with Kids I don’t know about you, but the thought of travelling with kids is enough to make me crack open a bottle

Acknowledging the Loneliness of Motherhood

The one thing your friends and family don’t tell you when you’re pregnant is that the loneliness of motherhood is real. Every mother will feel

Making a Mud Kitchen for Kids

If you’re anything like me, the fact that I would even consider using the word mud kitchen in one sentence is enough to make me

Child Sponsorship – Today I Sponsored a Child. Today I’ve Made a Difference.

It’s 8:38pm and I’ve just finished watching a Friday night movie with Finlee (my 5 year old), Chloe (my 2 year) and my husband. We

Benefits of Using the Aroma Bloom Ultrasonic 5 in 1 Vaporiser

Winter is here… the mornings are crisp, the air is dry, your breathing maybe compromised, your mood low, but with the use of the Aroma

3 Simple Steps to Teach Kids to Tell Time

This year has been a whirl wind trying to ensure we’re doing everything we can at home to help Finlee with his education (first year

Benefits of Wagging School and Having A Mental Health Day in Kids

Today Finlee (my 5 year old) and I wagged school. Before anyone starts to judge, please hear me out. For the last 2 school weeks,

Benefits of Colouring Books for Adults

Colouring is something that takes me back to my childhood. The excitement in my body was hard to contain when I would get a new

Fine Motor Skills Activities for Kids

Fine Motor Skills Activities for Kids As many of you know, Finlee my 5 year old has started prep this year and it’s been identified

Thermo Insulated Pram and Stroller Organiser – Giveaway from Finlee and Me.

Pram and Stroller Organiser I don’t know about you, but trying to push a pram/stroller, while balancing a coffee or soft drink and without spilling

Easter Lunch Box Idea for Kids

Easter Lunch Box Idea for Kids I don’t know about you, but I’m slowly running out of lunch box ideas and we haven’t even finished

Looking for the Positive in Our Kids.

All kids have positive personality traits Over the weekend, I had a friend of ours ask what Finlee and Chloe’s personalities are like. At first

Easter Gift Ideas for Baby and Kids

Easter doesn’t have to be all about the chocolate Easter bunnies and Easter eggs, when in fact there are an array of wonderful Easter gift