Yes, I’m STILL breastfeeding

Breastfeeding Billy

Something happens after your baby turns one… Suddenly people become very interested in whether or not you are still breastfeeding. “So you’re breastfeeding…BEYOND 12 months?” “Oh, he’s STILL on the boob?” “What, are you going to be feeding him over the school fence?” Yes. Yes and No. In case you were wondering. The truth is, a lot of people seem … Read More

When your child won’t sleep

Sleep Sucks!

I remember when Eddie was a baby, reading a blog post from a fellow mumma, about her child who refused to sleep. It was a real battle to get her into bed each night, and after that she would wake frequently. I hate to admit it, but I remember judging that mum. How could she not have taught her daughter … Read More

Quick and Healthy Chicken Wraps

Yummy Chicken Wraps

Do you need a go to meal that is quick, easy and everyone will eat? This is it!! I make these chicken wraps on those nights when you need to whip something up without having to sweat over a stove for hours. INGREDIENTS 2 chicken breasts skin off 1 cup of panko breadcrumbs 1 egg beaten 1 bag of spinach … Read More

May they always be superheroes

My little superheroes

I look at my children with amazement each day. They are both of such a wondrous age. Gus is 4.5 years old and has taken on the leadership role of the kids. He likes to be in charge but is still vulnerable and sweet. Eddie, who is nearly 3, is wild and crazy and unpredictable, yet so affectionate and kind. … Read More

The dresses you NEED for SPRING!

BOHEMIAN TRADERS PICNIC DRESS $129

SPRING is in the air…I can feel it, and I can smell it! It is so close I can almost touch it too. It is my favourite season of the year, you can start peeling the layers off and letting the sun shine on your skin! With that in mind, I’ve sourced some of the cutest spring inspired dresses to … Read More

The COOLEST night lights for kids

KMART CLOUD LIGHT $5

I have two children who are afraid of the dark, so I’ve done my time researching night lights! They have come such a long way since those daggy plug-ins that would project a spot light across a room! Here are my favourites! IKEA STAR LIGHT KMART ARROW LIGHT LARK BUNNY LIGHT KMART CLOUD LIGHT Do your children love a night … Read More

Apple tea cake like nanna makes!

Mmmm....delicious

This apple cake is a lifesaver. I have turned to it when friends have popped over and I have no Tim Tams to offer. I have baked it when I just need a pick me up. It’s like a big warm hug, only tastier. INGREDIENTS 225 grams (1.5 cups) of self raising flour 160 grams (3/4 cup) caster sugar 125 … Read More

My tribe

When it all turns to poo...who do you turn to?

I’ve been without my husband for two weeks. He’s been here, demanding things of me, but has been completely and utterly no help whatsoever. You see, a fortnight ago, he underwent surgery on his hip, an old footy injury, and has been on bed rest ever since. You can imagine the fun we have been having at home!!! It’s not … Read More

The BEST PANTS for mums!

Feather and Noise jogger $55

Every day when I face my wardrobe, wondering what exactly I should dress myself in, I inevitably turn to pants. Pants make it easy. They make it comfy. They save my modesty when I’m bending over to pick up the baby or fetch a toddler out of the tunnel in the park after he cements himself well and truly in … Read More

Easy and delicious chicken meatloaf

The best chicken meatloaf

I love when I come across a recipe that involves chucking everything into one bowl and mixing. I call these meals my “one handers” because they can pretty much be done with a baby on my hip… Here’s one for you to definitely whip up this week for the family… INGREDIENTS 500 grams minced chicken 1/2 cup breadcrumbs 1 large … Read More