Movies that make you cry – Moms for Mom Time     

41 Movies that make you cry – for Mom Time Movies that make you cry are perfect for a mom night in when the kids are asleep and you’re by yourself. Top MomTime right there. I always struggle to find something to watch when I realize I have the opportunity. I never plan in advance […]

Movies for Kids: Storks

Storks – The animated movie

Storks   What a gorgeous family movie. I’m not the biggest fan of animated movies because there are generally awfully scary scenes or they just miss the mark but I just loved this movie.   I don’t know if Storks can be classified a “kids movie” but it is definitely a family movie. It leaves […]

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Paddington Bear Movie (2014) – A mom’s review

The Paddington Bear Movie  The Paddington Bear Movie of 2014 is a interesting take on the story of Paddington, originally written  by Michael Bond. It’s not the same as any of the books but has retained all the characters and stays true to Paddington’s story. If you’ve enjoyed this post please share it! Sharing makes […]

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Dennis The Menace 

Dennis The Menace Dennis the Menace is a classic character and the 1993 movie version is fantastic. It’s so cute with the lead character and his troupe of friends.    Walter Mathau plays Mr Wilson excellently with all the requisite grumpiness and the cast is generally on point. The movie is set in such a […]

Rainy Days in Sydney – 99 activities for kids

SYDNEY RAINY DAY ACTIVITIES FOR THE FAMILY  Rainy days in Sydney don’t have to make you want to pull your hair out.   I know that when I check the weather and it says its going to rain I want to cry. Trying to entertain toddlers, well children of any age, when its rainy is […]

Nanny McPhee & The Big Bang

Nanny McPhee & The Big Bang The Plot   Nanny McPhee appears on the scene, unsummoned but desperately needed.   This Nanny McPhee is set during World War 2 with 3 children living on a farm with their mom while their dad is away fighting.   The Farm family is then supplemented by the City […]

Mary Poppins 

Mary Poppins remains one of my favourites of all time. My granny taped Mary Poppins for me when I was a little girl. My sisters and I would watch it whenever we visited her. That and “Diamonds are a Girl’s Best Friend with Marilyn Monroe were our favourites. For me, there is something so magical […]

The Bee Movie

The Bee Movie – One of our favourites  The Bee movie completely surprised me, even when I read the description I thought it may go over my little ones’ heads or be too boring but I was wrong. The Bee Movie is great for little ones 3 and over.   Positives  In fact the Bee […]