Novotel Brisbane Family Staycation

Sometimes all you need is a short break to recharge the batteries.  We stayed at the Novotel Brisbane on a Saturday night during the school holidays with nothing but relaxation and fun on our to do list. This was also my first stay at a Novotel with the boys. I was pretty excited because from […]

Guest blogger – Families Magazine checks out P&O Pacific Dawn’s Kids Club

A story that I haven’t really shared here is that our love of Jetsetting lead us to a love of cruising.  In July 2015, we took a one month trip to the US …all the way to Orlando, Florida to knock over the theme parks and to tick one huge item off the bucket list… […]

Guest Blogger: Kids Gifts & Toys – “Travelling with babes”

Travelling with children is one of the most rewarding things that you can do but it’s never easy.   Most mums (let’s call them ‘normal people’) are realistic in their concerns about travel with children in tow.    They’re wise to the fact that many blogs and Instagram accounts are fantastic at making it look […]

Guest blogger: Addicted to Maldives …with Kids!

I’m always on the hunt for new places to experience with the boys and recently came across a fantastic travel website “Addicted To Maldives”.  The site is run by the gorgeous Di, who like many of us has gone from travelling as a loved-up couple to a family traveller with children in tow. Di has […]

5 proactive ways to avoid losing your child in crowded, public places

Nothing can describe the panic that a parent feels when their child disappears from sight in a crowded, public place. When you’re on holidays and visiting places like amusement parks, museums, shopping centers, beaches and airports crowds often go with the territory. The droves of people can’t be avoided but there are proactive things that […]

A sneak peek of P&O Pacific Aria – super stylish and kid friendly

We were recently invited on-board the newly refurbished P&O Pacific Aria for a media update and exclusive first look at the ship as part of its maiden call to our hometown of Brisbane,  Australia. What we didn’t expect was a personalised tour and full run-through by P&O Cruise’s Senior Vice-President Sture Myrmell. #starstruck Carnival Australia […]

Guest blogger: Me, My Brother & His Chair – Take on Rome

We’re lucky to have guest blogging brothers Thomas and Tyler regularly reporting back on their adventures in Europe. This week’s update (written by younger brother Thomas) includes some valuable tips for wheelchair travel to some of Rome’s key sights. An exceptional update from our two inspirational jetsetting kids and their family is below: Thomas and […]

Guest Blogger: Me, My Brother & His Chair. Our Paris Top 10.

Our guest blogging brothers Thomas and Tyler from Me, My Brother  & His Chair, along with their family have been having an amazing time on their European vacation. Although Tyler is in a wheelchair it’s been so lovely to see the boys seeing all the same historical sights that any family would on their first […]

Guest Blogger – Me, My Brother & His Chair: 10 Planning Tips For Europe!

Our guest bloggers Me, My Brother & His Chair have been in Paris the last few days! Before they left, Thomas, Tyler and their mum Erin shared with me the preparation that they put in to get ready for their trip. Tyler is in a wheelchair so they new that they had to start planning […]

This is how we roll! We’re talking luggage and packing tips

You can never have enough free hands when travelling with kids! Travel through airports with one child was ok, but when baby #2 came along we had to rethink our strategy. We were determined that International travel and holidays did not have to stop,  so here’s what we came up with.   1. We only […]