Visiting OPSM with Kids

Recently we were approached by OPSM to visit one of their stores, have an eye test, then document and share our experience with you all. As Kruize is coming up to entering school, I thought it was perfect timing, and a good idea to have his eyes tested for the first time, to ensure his

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Asian Salmon Bowl

If you’re looking for a healthy, super quick and easy meal – this is it. It takes less than 15 minutes to prepare, and is a well balanced meal that hits all the right spots! The below recipe is good for 2 lunches. What You Need: 1 Cup of Quick Brown Rice – I used

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Am I doing Enough?

Isn’t it funny, we (some of us) spend the majority of our childhood / teenage lives dreaming of the day we become mothers. For some, they long for that role of a stay at home mum, picture all of the tasks they will do with such delight and enjoyment. For others, they knew they still

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Avocado on Sourdough – 4 ways

If you’re anything like me (and the rest of the Mum’s on this planet) you’re really not the best at feeding yourself throughout the day. And by that I mean, drinks basically become entire food groups / meals, and before you know it it’s 6pm and you’ve survived the day on 3 cups of tea!

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Make Up Must Haves – Winter 2018

Generally I like to keep my make up routine super simple, mainly because, Kids. lol. However even on the *rare* night out, I still stick to my usual favourites. In winter my skin gets absolutely smashed, it doesn’t appreciate the cold air – and dries up immensely. I try to limit the use of foundations

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Australia Zoo

We have annual passes to Australia Zoo on the Sunshine Coast in Queensland, and try to make use of these as much as possible. It is a beautiful place, filled with a wide range of animals. The kids love exploring the grounds, visiting the exhibits and roaming free. Australia Zoo has recently opened a mini

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5 Tips for Surviving a flight with Kids

I get asked quite frequently for tips on flying with young children. I don’t profess to be an expert, we haven’t done any super long haul flights (think Aus to Europe), but we have conquered many short – mid haul flights with kids in tow. The important thing to remember is no two flights will

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5 Things I LOVE about the new LG TwinWash

Its both a washer and dryer! Firstly, mind blown. I have no idea how a machine can have the capability of washing clothes, and then also drying them, but it does, and it’s AWESOME. It can wash and dry up to 9kgs without stopping, which makes life so much easier on those rainy days, or

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Adults Only Desserts

When it has been a long day and the kids are FINALLY in bed, what could be better than curling up on the couch to some sweet treats? I’ve compiled a little list of the ultimate late night comfort foods. We all know, a late night treat is the best way to reward yourself for

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Nautilus Resort, Rarotonga – Review

We travelled to Rarotonga recently as part of our work with Jetstar (our Jetstar review will be added shortly), and were lucky enough to stay at Nautilus Resort in Muri Beach. Before I continue I would just like to say a huge thank you to Jane, Paul and the fabulous team at both Nautilus and

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