Reviews & Giveaways

Getting ready for back to school

January 8, 2014
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Disclaimer: This is a sponsored post for Target, all opinions are my own. I like to use the summer holidays as a time to have a good clean up at home, everyone is more relaxed so things progress more smoothly. The added bonus is that come back to school time I know what stationery items […]

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Stryve Gym – The Ultimate Training Centre – A Giveaway

December 8, 2013
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Disclaimer: Some friends of mine opened a gym, it is incredibly totally awesome, all opinions are my own. I had the pleasure of visiting a new gym that has opened in Thomastown recently.┬áStryve Gym is to put it simply, HUGE and full of shiny toys ready to be played with… or you know workout equipment […]

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Adventure Time Cupcakes! Recipe! Instructions! Exclamation Marks!

November 19, 2013
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Disclaimer: I was at a PR event tonight, all opinions are my own. Cupcakes are yummy. First Christmas Party of the season tonight Madman Entertainment had a little Christmas do complete with the most awesome Adventure Time cupcakes. I’m thinking Adventure Time would be a really fun theme for Heidi’s 9th Birthday party which is […]

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Husbands need spoiling too

October 23, 2013
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This is a sponsored post for the awesome Graphite range from Target. I mentioned a while ago on Facebook that I was going to spoil husband with some new clothes, after my big birthday shopping spree. My husband is a big guy (hello anyone hook me up with cheap size 16 men’s shoes please) and […]

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A Super Halloween Giveaway

October 18, 2013
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I’ve embraced Halloween, it provides a lovely buffer between now and Christmas. My girls have always been excited about Halloween, because Free Candy! Yes they call lollies candy, during Halloween at any rate because that is what all the shows they see call lollies at Halloween. Weird how their literal thinking works sometimes. Does a […]

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Our Green Wall

October 4, 2013
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Stihl kindly gifted us with some cool pots and seeds to make a green wall at home Let me be clear up front, despite all my best attempts I’m a pretty woeful gardener. Things keep dying, as Heidi so kindly points out in the video we made: Heidi really wanted to make a how to […]

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Delicious Dinner

September 15, 2013
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I was gifted an esky of delicous food and spices from McCormick Australia with no obligation to write about it at all. But dinner tonight was so delicious I just had to share. We had BBQ Beef Rissoles with potato salad. I adapted the recipe slightly to include finely diced red capsicum in the rissole. […]

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Science is Awesome

August 19, 2013
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It is really really awesome and very funny too. I’m really hoping after a long and sad week to be able to see this show, sometimes a laugh is exactly the right medicine. More info here. Book tickets here (or you can buy them at the door, with cash)

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High Tea at The Windsor

August 13, 2013
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I was lucky enough to win High Tea at The Windsor Hotel, so as part of my birthday celebrations husband and I headed into the city last weekend and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves We both prefer coffee and I have to say they do a lovely strong coffee The scones had sultanas in them but apart […]

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Cafe 1 Uno

July 11, 2013
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Cafe1Uno is our go to place for breakfast when we visit my family on the Gold Coast. Located in the Biggera Waters Shopping Centre they are madly busy most mornings as their value for money breakfasts attract a crowd. It is well worth lining up for. We usually get the Big Breakfast, bacon, 2 eggs, […]

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