Say Goodbye to Stress by Scheduling a little “ME” Time

Say Goodbye to Stress by Scheduling a Little “Me” Time You know I’ve spoken about scheduling MomTime before and will probably continue to do so until the day I stop writing. It is that important.    You cannot give of yourself in the way you want to as a parent if you have nothing left […]

Sydney Coastal Walks with Kids - The Fairfax Walk in North Head

The Fairfax Walk, North Head Manly

Fairfax Walk on North Head, Manly – Get the Kids out the house in winter   Isn’t it great to live in a City where we can still spend time outdoors even though its winter. I am constantly surprised by how warm it can be in Sydney in Winter. It is magic!   This winter […]

Sydney Wild Life Zoo – I’m not a fan

Sydney Wild Life in Darling Harbour, I’m not a fan   I’m not a fan of zoos, circuses with live animals or any form of animals in captivity or exploitation. There are exceptions though. We do visit places that have taken animals in for conservation purposes. Either to protect the species or protect a particular […]

Meal Planning Week 5 and 6

Meal Planning Week 5 and 6 Meal Planning Week 5 was an absolute disaster. An absolute disaster!!      It was such a disaster that I didn’t even get to recap on how week 4 went. I’ll get to all the problems later on in the post.      If you’ve enjoyed this post please […]

The Most Amazing Magazines for Kids: Review and Giveaway

Amazing magazines for kids – Bayard Magazine

The most amazing magazines for kids from Bayard Presse and a GIVEAWAY   These are the most amazing magazines for kids. I am so thrilled that they are now available here. They are literally the best magazines for kids that I have ever seen.    Bayard Presse Magazines are the most amazing magazine for kids. […]

Father's Day in Sydney 2017: Take a trip out to Palm Beach

The Boathouse at Palm Beach 

The Boathouse at Palm Beach Whether you visit The Boat House at Palm Beach with the kids or without it’s a lovely restaurant in a stunning location.    The Boat House Palm Beach is one of my favourite places to take tourists to Sydney. Not only do they get to see the beauty of Sydney’s beaches […]

Maintaining Your Clothes: Tips and Tricks to keep your clothes looking new

Maintaining your clothes – how to keep your clothes looking new I don’t know what it is that is so frustrating about damaging a great article of clothing but it really gets to me. It drives me nuts when something I love wearing changes colour or gets shrunk.  Great articles of clothing don’t come cheap […]

Wockbar, Eating out in Dee Why with kids

Wockbar, Dee Why Wockbar, Dee Why is one of the most popular places for families to eat in Dee Why.   My son loves eating there. I’m not sure if it’s the novelty of chopsticks or the bright interior. Wockbar specialises in serving Asian hawker-street foods & yum-cha favourites.  If you’ve enjoyed this post please share […]

Meal Planning for Beginners - Meal Planning Week 4, step by step guide and meal ideas

Meal Planning Week 4

Meal Planning Week 4 Meal Planning Week 4 is hopefully a bit better than Meal Planning Week 3. I can’t believe I’ve already been through three weeks of Meal Planning. I thought I wouldn’t keep at it but I have and I’m so happy.    Week 3 was not ideal. I’ll deal with how week […]

The Beach Shed, Dee Why

The Beach Shed – Right on Dee Why Beach The Beach Shed is our local happy place.   It’s such a relaxed place with the best view and great coffee and food. I don’t think any overseas visitor has stayed with us without having a least one trip to the Beach Shed.    I really love […]