The BEST Coconut Jam Slice!

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There’s something about this recipe that reminds me of something my nana used to make. It’s comforting and yummy and completely not fat free! That’s right, there’s not a chia seed or cacao nib in sight! It’s also super easy to make…so why don’t you give it a crack today? INGREDIENTS 2 cups of plain flour 1 cup caster sugar … Read More

Friday night dinners- Healthy Nachos

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I’m bringing back the Friday Night Dinner posts! Hoorah you say. Or maybe that’s just me saying that? Either way, I hope to bring you some inspiration for quick and yummy dinners for the whole family. Today it’s healthy nachos. Who doesn’t like those? Nobody! Ingredients 1 onion, peeled and diced. 2 garlic cloves, finely chopped. 2 carrots, grated. 2 … Read More

Before I was a mum, I was a….

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Supermodel! What? You don’t believe me? Well good, you shouldn’t. I was about as far from that as possible. I was a journalist, and more specifically, a radio newsreader. It’s a question I rarely get asked nowadays, which is weird, because before I was a mum, it was most definitely one of the things I was asked about the most. … Read More

Lunchbox Ideas-The Savoury addition

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Well I put the question out and you answered…with gusto! It was a big fat YES to lunchbox ideas for the fast approaching school and kinder year. It was great that you did because it got me to seek inspiration beyond my usual go-to of a vegemite sandwhich and banana. While there’s absolutely NOTHING wrong with that combo, it’s sometimes … Read More

When your child gets sick

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You know that feeling in the pit of your stomach? I’ve had that all week. It’s been worse than usual though. It’s like my worry levels have hit maximum and my tummy has turned into a lump of concrete. Worry. It comes hand in hand with being a parent, but sometimes things can escalate it to a whole new level. … Read More

The REAL real housewives…

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As I sit here and type, I’m watching The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills. I know, who even knew I could multi task at such astonishing levels? It’s got me thinking though, how real these women really are? They’ve all got cleaners. They’ve all got chefs. They’ve all got someone to blow-dry their hair and plump up their faces. No … Read More

A new year to focus on me!

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There was something different about my most recent New Year’s Eve. It wasn’t like we had some big glamorous party to go to. It wasn’t even like I anticipated that I would make it to midnight. But it was the first time in around 5 years, that I wasn’t pregnant or breastfeeding. I’m not exaggerating! For the last five years … Read More