raise happy healthy kids

5 Easy Ways to raise happy healthy kids


Being a parent is absolutely amazing but it comes with a ton of responsibility. Caring for another human being who is still too young to understand life and the way it works is huge. It goes without saying that we want the best things for our kids, at every moment…

benefits of lazy parenting

The benefits of lazy parenting


For a long time I thought I was the laziest parent ever. This was surprising even to my own mother given that we were raised quite differently. What do I mean by ‘lazy parent’ exactly? Well, it doesn’t mean leaving my child on the sidewalk begging for food because I…

VTech Kidizoom DUO camera review

Vtech Kidizoom DUO camera review


The more kids I have, the more I appreciate quality toys. There is only so much plastic, throwaway stuff I can cope with! I don’t mind paying more for toys that are going to last. My kids have grown up with a few VTech toys. I like that they inject…

Zary Little Wisdoms

Books we like: Zary Little Wisdoms


Little Ms R and I recently went along to the Sydney launch of the children’s book, Zary Little Wisdoms. It was a magical affair, with a book reading, book signings, fairy face-painting and a very zen atmosphere… No surprise given author Kay Andrews’ background is in energetic and spiritual healing!…


Code4Fun programming school review


During the school holidays, we enrolled our daughter in a one-day Code4Fun programming camp for kids. Like any other kid, she loves playing games on consoles and the iPad but what made us decide to let her try out coding was her desire to create stuff online as well. We…