A new school, a new start.

So many of you beautiful people have sent me messages and DMs wishing our Oli a good first day at his new school, and in his new Grade so I just wanted to do a little update for all those asking. His anxiety, and mine, have been at an all-time high with yet another school…

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The Ultimate Lunchbox Planner

It’s a new year, and with that comes the aspirations to pack your kids a fabulous, mostly balanced lunchbox that you hope will get eaten and not chucked in the bin or left stagnating in the bottom of said kid’s backpack for days. Much like our dinner routine at home, I wind up making the…

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Banana & Strawberry Yoghurt Muffins

The ultimate quick bake – perfect for a breakfast, afternoon tea treat or a brilliant lunchbox filler! With this summer heat I find the bananas are ripening faster than we can eat them so this is the perfect excuse to bake and use up those blackend, almost-squidgy bananas you’re about to chuck. I’ve been making…

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Mom’s & Dad’s Christmas Gift Guide

I love me a gift guide, I do, but this year I’m a little pushed for time, and in fact, everyone else seems to be too – so, I’ve decided to combine the Mom’s and Dad’s Guide into one. Simple. A one stop shop so to say. If you’re going to shop online, best to…

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Our Instant Pot Christmas

Our Instant Pot Christmas! By know you’ll know how much I absolutely love my Instant Pot. I’ve cooked and baked in it multiple times – remember the Heritage Day meal ? To get us into the Festive Spirit, we decided to put together an Instant Pot Christmas feast – to test our usual family favourites –…

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MSL T20 is bringing the fun for families!

What an absolute blast we had on Friday evening – it’s the very first time both Soph and I have joined the boys at Imperial Wanderers Stadium – and the first time us girls had seen anyone, besides the Grade 1’s, play cricket live. Oli started playing cricket this year at school, so honestly, up…

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Oli’s diagnosis

I thought it much easier to write this all down here than DM everyone, or send any more lengthy voice notes! You may already know by now that Oli has been feeling a lot of anxiety at school – but we’ve uncovered why he’s been feeling this anxiety now. At the end of last year…

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