Finding Paradise: It’s a shore thing with P&O Cruises

We recently became tourists in our own town when we hopped onboard P&O Cruises Pacific Aria.  The Caribbean, Fiji, New Caledonia, as some examples, all have special memories for us, but when it comes to exploring must-see tropical destinations – you really can’t beat Queensland. Our family is from Brisbane, so we may be a […]

Take off relaxed! Park and Fly Offer from Stamford Plaza Sydney Airport

The Stamford Plaza Sydney Airport has a fantastic ‘Park and Fly’ school holiday offer for families. If you’re visiting or travelling through Sydney, you can make your journey that little bit easier by breaking up your trip with a convenient overnight stay close to the airport. Kids Under 12 Eat and Stay Free At the […]

Pack your marmalade sandwiches – Paddington Bear Trunki is here

Cuteness alert! There’s a new Trunki in town and it’s arrived just in time for the release of Paddington 2: The movie and Christmas. Young explorers will love sailing through airports on this adorable Paddington Bear Trunki.  Parents will love the 5-year warranty and convenience that comes with effortless travelling with their kids.  We’ve always found […]

Family Fun On Board P&O Cruises’ Pacific Eden

If you desperately need a holiday and have always wondered what it might be like to go on a family cruise, then put your feet up, pour a glass of wine or grab a coffee and read this. Now that you’ve assumed the “cruise position”, you’re ready to find out more… Last month, our family […]

Brisbane! Get your photo taken with Thor and Hulk

Brisbane! If you are looking for a completely FREE and genuinely awesome activity that you can do with the kids, then check this out… Timed with the release of Marvel Studios’ “Thor: Ragnorak”, you can take the kids to see these incredible, life-sized statues of action heroes Thor and Hulk! Image: Jarad Veethaak Photography The […]

Laserzone for Active Kids – Here And At Sea

As a mum of two very active boys, we’re always on the go and this doesn’t seem to stop when we’re on holidays. Taking it slowly doesn’t seem to be in our DNA – although I wouldn’t say no to a day of Netflix binging if ever it was offered! Whether we’re at home or […]

Win! A Rodan + Fields 60 Day Skincare Regimen

Finally a giveaway for all the mums…oh ok and the dads if we have to! To celebrate the official launch of leading USA Skincare brand Rodan + Fields into Australia, we’re giving away a complete 60 Day Skincare Regimen of your choice! Personally speaking, the launch of this product couldn’t have come at a better […]


You know you’re in for a crazy time when you go to the movies and discover a pair of underpants placed on each and every seat in the theater.   When I first spotted the “undies on seats”,  I have to admit that it did take my brain a few moments to figure out what […]


It’s no secret that our family loves LEGO. The boys can’t get enough build time and constantly request their next LEGO set and challenge. To keep up with what’s going on in the land of LEGO, I’ve subscribed to all the right mailing lists and every now and then I come across something that I […]


Warmer days are just around the corner and nothing says Aussie summer like a game of cricket! We’re a cricket loving family so when the chance to review the ultimate outdoor family game the STICKY WICKY came about, I jumped at it.  We put the boys behind the bat (when my husband finally decided to give them a […]