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Parenting… Why we should Stop Yelling and Start Hugging More

Whilst away on an annual family getaway, Jase and I began reflecting about how we parent our kids. We decided that we want to stop yelling and start hugging more! It’s SO easy to lose your cool and get angry at your kids when they piss you…
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It’s Giveaway Time!

This Giveaway is now CLOSED.   Congratulations to our three lucky winners!   @my_bella_madison you are the winner of our Mum Pack. A Tonic heat pack and a sample pack of Slim Secrets goodies are coming your way.   @hamish_the_wee_hound…
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Is it ok to take your kids to the dog park?

Do you take your kids to the dog park? I feel like taking kids to the dog park is a big topic for debate and one that I am very passionate about. So, let me start out by saying, I take my kids to the dog park and I have since they were new-borns,…
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Am I doing this Parenting thing right??

How many of you have asked yourself this question? I know I have, in fact, I ask myself this question all the time!   Mummmmmmmmm, I want more….   Mummmmmmmmm, get me this…. Mummmmmmmmmm, get me that…   Mummmmmmmm,…
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Being a stay at home Mum can be tough, but I wouldn’t change it for the world. Especially now, that my first baby is starting Kinder!

As I sit here writing this, Harper, my first born, has her first day of Kinder tomorrow. She is starting school! Is that crazy or is that crazy??!! My whole life I wanted to be a mum. So, from very early on, I made the decision to…
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The Jump from One to Two Kids. My Survival Tips.

Gosh, I don’t know about you guys, but I definitely found the jump from one to two kids harder than the adjustment from none to one. The 18 month age gap between Harper and Paxton has been amazing and challenging in so many ways. I knew I…
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Dr. Lisa Chimes gives us her top 5 household dangers for families with dogs AND kids to watch out for

If you have young kids and a dog, this is a must read! Dr. Lisa Chimes gives us her top five household dangers for families with dogs AND kids to watch out for.   I thought I’d mix it up for you all, and ask a friend of mine to…
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TOILET TRAINING 101: Toilet training your toddler is much like toilet training your puppy

Who has time to read a 50-page manual on toilet training their toddler, I know I don’t! So, I’ve decided to condense everything I learnt when toilet training my toddler Harper, into some easy steps for you and add some tips along the…
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Our favourite activities when stuck at home with kids and a dog

From one extreme to another here in Melbourne, Australia the past week. Extreme heat to torrential rain! We definitely found ourselves very house bound. Here are some things we did to survive the past week…   Jumping in muddy…
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Reducing Toddler Tantrums

First off, I must say, that I don’t think there is a magic cure for reducing toddler tantrums! Kids will be kids and they will have tantrums, they will whinge and wine! That’s life. But I do think, there are ways of managing these tantrums…