My scar ectopic pregnancy – hopefully the worst experience of my life

My scar ectopic pregnancy – hopefully the worst experience of my life Today is my birthday. Two years ago today, I was in hospital with a scar ectopic pregnancy. I’ve been held at knife point, I’ve miscarried, I’ve immigrated across the world. None of that compares to the scar ectopic. It was the worst experience […]

The Titanic Exhibition has come to Sydney and its for the whole family!

The Titanic Exhibition in Sydney I’m a history nut. I also love the stories of people’s lives so for me the Titanic Exhibition is a perfect combination of things I love. When we were asked if we would like to attend, I didn’t even bother asking my husband. I jumped at the opportunity to go, […]

22 Awesome FREE Things to do with Kids in Sydney

23 AWESOME FREE ACTIVITIES FOR KIDS IN SYDNEY  (THE OUTDOOR EDITION) Free activities are generally boring. Not this list. Here is a list of great family friendly FREE activities that the kids will love. These activities are focused on being outdoors and getting out and enjoying the beautiful weather. In time I will put together […]

Black Friday in Australia: where to get a deal in 2017

Black Friday in Australia: where to get a deal in 2017 Interested in Black Friday in Australia? I certainly am, I can get all my Christmas shopping down at a fraction of the price.   Here is a list of stores participating in Black Friday in Australia. There are more but these are the ones […]

A Christmas Eve Box is a box filled with things for the kids to do or wear in anticipation of Christmas or for Christmas Day. In my mind a Christmas Box is about setting the scene for Christmas.

Creating a Christmas Eve Box for the Kids

Creating a Christmas Eve Box for the Kids If you know me, you’ll know that I just love Christmas. It is such a special time filled with awesome memories of when I was growing up but also because its a time when I get to make memories for my kids. Last year I wrote about […]

Explaining Titanic to Young Kids

Explaining Titanic to Young Kids If you’re in need of explaining Titanic to young kids, whatever the reason I have just the post for you. I would like to say I’m not a strange person who goes around Explaining Titanic to Young Kids but I feel I am one of those people. I have the […]

Kids Birthday Party Venues in Sydney

Kids Birthday Party Venues in Sydney Here is a list of Kids Birthday Party Venues in Sydney that we either hosted birthday parties at, checked out for the purposes of hosting a birthday party or attended birthday parties at.   The list is according to suburb and the suburbs are listed alphabetically. My apologies if […]

James Meehan Playground, Dee Why

James Meehan Playground James Meehan Playground  is hidden under some big trees close to the Dee Why Lagoon. While it is visible from the road and from the big council car park I hadn’t examined it until recently.  The Playground isn’t new but it’s lovely albeit a little tired. It’s also so quiet now that […]

Family Dinner Ideas

Family Dinner Ideas  I have found coming up with Family Dinner Ideas one of the hardest parts of meal planning. I can’t explain it but I like being able to offer my family a variety of different meals. This is also compounded by having a child who is pretty fussy and I have to try […]

Sydney Coastal Walks with Kids - Watsons Bay Lighthouse Walk

Watson’s Bay Lighthouse Walk

Watson’s Bay Lighthouse Walk Watson’s Bay is gorgeous as is, take the ferry over and then walk the Watson’s Bay Lighthouse Walk and your day couldn’t get any better. We had heard a lot about the walk and seen pictures but couldn’t figure out where it started. We’ve done the walk a couple of times, […]

West Ryde Mini Trains

West Ryde Mini Trains – find of the Spring Season!    The West Ryde Mini Trains are so cool. Put on by the Sydney Live Steam Locomotive Society these little beauties are completely real and even operate off tiny little pieces of coal. I absolutely love this find and am SO grateful to the mom […]