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Forty and Fabulous.

Two years ago I turned the big 40 and I have to say I took it all in my stride. Though its a pretty scary number hey I was ready for it and it wasn’t going to change anything right? Well in a sense no, I feel the same as I did in my 30s […]

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The Screen Time Guilts.

Ive been putting a lot of thought into how much screen time my kids are getting this winter and how much is too much as Franca has recently become more and more glued to a screen, well lets say she would be glued to it a lot more if I didn’t have some rules in […]

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Ashtons Pirate Party

So it happened, my last baby turned five and I couldn’t stop it. Ive been having moments of not coping with the impending coming of age now for about a year and would tell him almost daily he was NOT allowed to turn five, but there really was nothing I could do to stop it. […]

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My Christmas Picks For The Kids

Can you guys believe its only like five weeks until the big man comes down those chimneys, crawls in windows or just plain old walks through those ranch sliders. Where did this year go, hey but we say that EVERY year so in reality life just moves at a super fast pace. Which for means […]

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Keep Your Little Ones Safe.

Ive been thinking about this subject a lot recently as more and more of the Mummys join in on Instagram and other social media platforms. Its such a great place to be able to share the things we love the most, the good, the bad and a lot of the pretty . Everyone has their […]

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Clever Kash

  It only seems like yesterday that I received my very own bankbook with the ASB Β and used to love little trips to the bank where I would hand over my hard earned pocket money or some gifted cash from relatives overseas and watch the teller hand write that new balance right there before my […]

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Auckland’s Holiday Fun

So I thought I would share my top picks for the impending school holidays if you are living in or planning on a visit to The City Of Sails Auckland. These are some of our favourite places to visit and are great any time of the year as well. I have included a few inside […]

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The B word

So I have had a lot of interest over the years on my little fetish with Botox so thought Id write a little about it over here on the Blog. First off I have been having treatments twice yearly for the last 4 years, basically the day Ashton was off my boob I booked my […]

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Happy Hour Essentials

So just thought I would blog and share a few of the essential travel items we keep on hand at all times whilst travelling with two children. One a not so little toddler and a school aged child. We have travelled with our children since Franca went to the bach at 10 days old and […]

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The Fairy Shop

The Fairy Shop in Ponsonby has to be my Favourite girly thing to do ever! (though Ashton loves it too) Theres a shop brimming with all things that sparkle and Faries and the cafe serving up lollie slice and cupcakes plus other yummies. There is a player for the kids to dress up and play […]

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