February already and another Bellabox and Bellababy to enjoy in this last of the summer weather. (Well, hopefully the good weather continues for a few months along yet.) The theme of this February's Bellabox is 'Beauty Inside Out' and that it is. I was so thrilled to discover two full size makeup products inside this month's parcel, along with an array of other 'me only' delights to enjoy. So much to appreciate!
Friday, 17 February 2017
Bellabox Review 'Beauty Inside Out' Plus Bellababy 'The Natural Edition' and A Special Reader Discount Offer for February
Tuesday, 14 February 2017
There can't be too many parents who don't dream of employing a nanny in their busy lives to take care of their little charges.
Even the convenience of a babysitter once in a while, to fill the need as required, is an all-to-common fantasy for most and for a variety of valid reasons.
When it comes to sourcing a reliable, qualified, trustworthy and experienced sitter to take care of your kids, it can certainly be a task with cause for concern: Where can a great sitter be found? Will they be affordable, experienced and on-the-ball with your precious children? Can they cope with a multitude of harrowing situations should they arise, such as sibling in-fighting, accidents or emergencies?
And finally, for the kids' sake, will they be fun and a positive influence?
Thursday, 9 February 2017
Six Little Hearts is a Childsmart Brand Rep.
If you cast your thoughts back on your own childhood for just a mini-moment, without doubt you can pull a few very special memories of your own play house adventures. Whether you enjoyed a cubby house, tree house, (or even just a few curtains draped over the family dining table) as a place to retreat for some incredible adventures, you've most certainly experienced the joy.
Tuesday, 7 February 2017
Wow! A recipe to share! It's been a while...
Now that the school year has commenced, the need for daily baking has returned full-swing in our home. It was great to have a long six weeks off, pretty-much ignoring my kitchen in favour of swimming, resting, outings and movies with our kids during the summer break.
(And sleeping. There was lots of that going down!)
Once those new year lunch boxes need filling though; Every. Single. Day... that's when I know the holidays are officially over. Sad face. :(
It's time to get on the 'routine' treadmill again.
Still, I consider baking fun so I am sure I will get over it - and into it, pretty quick-smart.
Wednesday, 1 February 2017
Smiggle Review - A Back to School Review and Giveaway for Smiggle Fans, Plus The Aussie Giveaway Linkup February...
So how's the back to school thing going for you? Are you relieved? Sad? Exhilarated?
After six long weeks of sleep-ins, rest and relaxation, I am quite rested. That was true at least, until the very day before school started. Funny how plans to be organised can be so dang hard to implement where kids are concerned.
Friday, 27 January 2017
A new year means fancy new stuff as far as kids are concerned. Choosing bags, books, stationery and uniforms for your kids always acts as a bit of a motivator for them, to face the school year ahead. Attitudes are usually suitably bright and positive with the start of term. It's only right that your kids' lunch ware should follow this lead.
Tuesday, 24 January 2017
If you go down to the woods today...
Make sure you take-along your Babymel Zip and Zoe backpacks!
Lovely stuff for kids is infinite these days. We therefore consider ourselves to be lucky to be given the opportunity to experience the fun colourful designs and expert functionality, inherent within the very latest range of backpacks and accessories for kids, from the qualified team at Babymel.
Monday, 23 January 2017
*This post is brought to you in collaboration with City Safes.
The summer season brings with it an extended period of well-earned rest and relaxation. For the majority of us, summer offers us a chance to enjoy time-out from our busy working lives. With the constant presence of our school-aged children, (love it or loathe it!), there are plenty of opportunities to catch up with friends and extended family, making summer the ideal time of year for weekends away and vacations of a longer duration.