Parenting

50 Super Easy Indoor Activities for Toddlers

playdough

Stuck indoors with young kids on a cold and rainy day? Just too lazy to get clothes and shoes on a screaming toddler to get out of the house? These are my tried and tested super simple/easy activities I have done to entertain my kids at home! 1. Masking tape maze Use opaque masking/packaging tape to make a maze or…

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Everything Else

Blood: Attract and Repel (An exhibition)

Blood

Poster from Science Gallery Melbourne Blood: Attract and Repel is an exhibition by Science Gallery Melbourne that runs until 23 Septermber 2017 at Melbourne University. It's held at the Science Gallery, which is at the Frank Tate Building and is free to view. Endometriosis and polycystic ovarian syndrome portrayed in candy…mmmm… This exhibition is honestly like nothing I have ever seen…

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Parenting

Things to Do with Kids in Melbourne City

Melbmuseum

Stopping by Melbourne CBD for a few days, don't have a car. and are wondering what to do with the kids? This is a few of our favourite places to go to in the city by foot or public transport: 1. Museums The Melbourne Museum (11 Nicholson St, Carlton) opened its new children's section in December 2016 and it is brilliant. The…

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Parenting

How to Make Slime with Glue At Home

slime

One of my 4-year-old's favourite activities is playing with slime (also known as silly putty, flubber, or gak). It all started when my mum bought a tub from for her 3rd birthday. Since then, she has been obsessed. I love it too as it keeps her occupied for extended periods, and it is actually a relatively clean activity unless it gets…

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Breastfeeding

Disposable vs Washable Nursing Pads

Bamboobies

I have been breastfeeding for four years (2.5 with my first child, 1.5 so far with my second) and I have had to use nursing pads for this entire duration. When I was pregnant with my first daughter, I had bought bamboo washable nursing pads (along with cloth nappies) in preparation for my breastfeeding journey. However, I did not anticipate just…

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Parenting

Ice Skating @ O’Brien Group Arena, Docklands

ice-skating

Thanks to Frozen, my 3.5-year-old has been dying to ice skate. Of course, she had no idea how hard it was going to be. And I don't think my husband was quite prepared for the challenge of taking her either! We went to the O'Brien Group Areana at Docklands on Tight Tuesday where tickets were all $11 each (wiith skate hire usually…

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