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4 Amazing Children's Birthday Cakes!

4 Amazing Children’s Birthday Cakes!

It’s time to check out what’s new at Taste.com.au! I’m on there at least once a week meal planning for the family but every now and then my eyes wander off to the yummy cake section and I stumble upon something fun to bookmark for future birthday parties. I definately know my limits when it...
Valentines Day goodies

Valentines Day goodies

I love to use Valentines Day as a way to shower my kids with even more love – it doesn’t have to be about buying things, I like to spend time in the kitchen with them instead. This year, we might keep it simple with a strawberry shortcake – but a woman can dream about...
6 Christmas Treats for Kids

6 Christmas Treats for Kids

It’s that time of year again! The kids will soon be on summer holidays and you’ll be stuck for ideas to keep them busy, while trying to prepare everything for Christmas lunch and/or dinner. Somehow it always happens, doesn’t it? (Unless that’s just me…). Getting kids into the kitchen is a great way to teach...
Make School Lunches Awesome - Bento with Love

Make School Lunches Awesome – Bento with Love

With a son who is just about to start kindergarten next year, I’ve been racking my brain (and getting tips off other mums) about what to pack every day in his lunch box. Of course, it has to be something nutritious and filling, but also something that he WANTS to eat. Oh dear.. Luckily for...
8 Easy Recipes for Kids

8 Easy Recipes for Kids

If you’re stuck for ideas in the school holidays, or are just looking for easy recipes that kids (and adults) will love – you can’t go past the fantastic recipe website Taste.com.au. It’s my ‘go-to’ website when I’m looking for something new to cook. With it’s recent website update, there’s more features, more recipes and...
mimijumi baby feeding bottles

mimijumi baby feeding bottles

Finding a great system of baby bottles is something that most parents will do once in their life. (Even if you want to exclusively breastfeed, I do recommend that you at least check out what’s available and what may suit you!) There is a whole world of wide neck bottles, thin neck bottles with slow...
IKEA Kids Cutlery Set

IKEA Kids Cutlery Set

Bargain find! The KALAS 18-piece cutlery set at IKEA is only $1.99 – which makes it a perfect addition to your kitchen. The fork, spoon and knife (which is serrated and is safe for young kids) is both microwave and dishwasher safe, so you can use it daily. Head on over to your local IKEA,...
Fun Kids Birthday Cakes at Taste.com.au!

Fun Kids Birthday Cakes at Taste.com.au!

I’m ending the week with birthday cake inspiration from the awesome Australian recipe website, Taste.com.au. I’m yet to make a decent birthday cake for my son, so the wheels in my head are already turning way ahead of his 5th birthday in November. The cakes at Taste.com.au look easy enough, especially the adorable Bear Pops...
Miniature Food Fun!

Miniature Food Fun!

I’m back! If you haven’t popped onto my Facebook page lately, you’re probably wondering where I’ve been. My 3 year old daughter and I both contracted that nasty flu that’s going around a couple of weeks ago, which them turned into pneumonia! You can imagine the fun we’ve been having with that, but we’re both...