**Giveaway now closed -The Peanuts Movie**

For me, Peanuts brings back warm childhood memories of reading the comics lift-out at the foot of my parents’ bed on a Sunday morning. There’s a lot of nostalgia surrounding Charlie M. Schultz’s comic strip. Many generations have grown up with Snoopy, Linus, Lucy, Woodstock and Schroeder, the kid who loves…

berry picking south coast

Berry picking at Clyde River Berry Farm

I’d always wanted to take the family berry picking, so last school holidays when we were on the south coast of NSW we ventured through the bush to Clyde River Berry Farm. The farm is in Mogood which is 3.5 hours from Sydney, 45 minutes from Ulladulla and Batemans Bay, or…

Review: MAM Feel Good glass baby bottle

We’ve just discovered babynest.com.au, an extensive online baby store, which is pretty much your one stop shop for everything you need for you baby. From bottles to tooth brushes, from nappies to strollers, they’ve got you covered. Baby Nests offers a selection of popular international and Australian brands including Sassy, Munchkin, Jollybaby,…

Healthy recipes for kids

Baked potatoes with Mexican beef

My kids love chilli con carne, and seem to be eternally hungry, so I love this recipe for baked potatoes with Mexican beef – it has the flavour they love, plus the potatoes are packed with starchy carbohydrates that help fill them up. This recipe serves 4-6 Ingredients: 6 medium–large brushed potatoes 2 tablespoons…

San Choy Bow

San Choy Bow recipe

I do like San Choy Bow: Its nice, light and healthy, and also fun for the kids to eat. Rena Patten’s San Choy Bow is definitely one of the recipes that jumped out at me when I was looking through her new book Superfoods for Kids. Although the ingredient list looks…

Healthy snacks for kids

Blueberry & Chia sorbet icy poles

If there’s one superfood my kids love, it’ s blueberries. So Rena Patten’s Blueberry & Chia sorbet icy poles recipe immediately stood out as a recipe I had to try from her very pretty and kid-friendly new book: Superfoods for Kids. Released last month, Superfoods for Kids is full of beautiful photos…

Healthy snacks for kids

Whole Kids review

I don’t know about you, but I am forever on the lookout for healthy snacks for the kids. I always have very good intentions of Sunday bake-offs to keep my kids well supplied with natural, homemade natural goodness, but I never make (find?) the time. The challenge for me is to find…

Sipahh milk straws

Review: Sipahh Straws Party Pack

This is a sponsored post for Sipahh Straws It was Mr D’s 4th birthday last week and we celebrated with a fun party at home with his kindy mates. It was a hot day so we had our water slide and inflatable water castle set up, but one of the…