Star Wars Family Feud, Tune in and May the 4th be with you! 

This is why I love Disney. They’re always coming up with cool stuff like this! The Walt Disney Company Australia and New Zealand have teamed up with Australia’s favourite game show Family Feud to create the Family Feud Star Wars Edition board game! The board games release coincides with a one-off Star Wars themed episode […]

5 Reasons Why P&O Cruises’ Pacific Dawn Is Great For The Whole Family

If you’re reading this, you’re probably thinking about your next holiday.  Have you considered a family cruise?  We’ve become huge fans of cruise life and recently kid-tested P&O Cruises’ newly refurbished Pacific Dawn. Put it on your list, P&O quite literally rolls out the red carpet for families! Designers have done a great job in […]

LEGO Batman at home, at the movies and at LEGOLAND Florida

It’s every kids dream to meet their favourite superhero.  And i’m pretty sure that my boys at one stage may have even thought that they were THAT super hero. I’m just thankful that so far they’ve channelled their admiration into role play at home, rather than running around the streets of Brisbane attempting to capture […]

Cruising Moreton Island with Experience Oz and Dolphins in Paradise

If you’re looking for a unique experience that you can do with the family; but also the opportunity to relax, then please consider what i’m about to share with you. Picture this: You board a boat. That boat transports you to a blissful location where your only job is to relax and take in the […]

A Disney Princess Experience: Beauty and the Beast Review

It’s no secret that I have always loved Disney. With 4 of the 6 Disney Parks under my belt, I’m a little bit crazy about the magic of Disney and let’s face it, who doesn’t want to be a Disney Princess. 😉 I also love that saying: ‘You’re never too old for a Disney movie‘ […]

Paris & London: Easter Hunt with THATMuse (Treasure Hunt at the Museum)

Just sharing something a bit fun for our jet setting families visiting Paris and London this Easter… I recently became aware of THATMuse, which stands for Treasure Hunt at the Museum  and includes the Louvre, Musée d’Orsay, Paris streets and most recently, the British Museum in London. The company was started in 2012 by an American expat and mum Daisy de Plume who hosts a handful of […]

School holiday fun with my “Boss Babies”

If you’re looking for a fun movie to see with the kids these school holidays put  “The Boss Baby” on your list. This movie was fantastic. Our boys laughed and giggled their way through it and it really is a good one for kids and adults. The only reason I can see for you not […]

CoziGo – for flying with babies and sleeping on the go

One of the biggest concerns parents flying with babies have is how they will survive a long haul flight keeping their baby happy and their sanity in tact. Booking a night flight that is timed to your babies sleep patterns helps, as does requesting the bulkhead seat with bassinet. It’s not always guaranteed that you […]

SHINGLE INN CELEBRATES ‘PANCAKE TUESDAY’ BY RAISING MONEY FOR BRAIN CANCER & WHAT IT MEANS TO US

Over the weekend we got to participate in something pretty special. I took the boys out for morning tea to taste-test the mouthwatering new range of pancakes now available at Australia’s much loved Shingle Inn. The pancakes I have to tell you they were pretty awesome and the boys quite literally gobbled them all up. […]

Tangalooma sampler – our visit to Brisbane’s Island Getaway

It’s not every day that you get to explore an island paradise.  It’s even less likely that on that day you’ll get up close and personal with wild dolphins, find both Nemo and Dory, play island monopoly and be home in time for bedtime.  It is possible however if you take a trip to Tangalooma Island […]