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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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Jump NZ

Well you may have seen that we had a Instagram Mums meet up at jump NZ last week..I thought id Just give you a quick run down as its pretty self explanatory. There are sessions for a hour at $10 for under 110meter mini jumpers, socks are included in this. If you’d like to jump […]

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Hanging Round the Bays

The sun was shining so it was outside activities time. I am loving this blog in the way its making me go to places that I spent time at when I was a nanny and when Franca was smaller. You can easily get stuck in a rut going to the same old places each and […]

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Rock Climbing and a playground Visit..

Today Franca had a teachers only day at school so it meant I got another day to hang with her. She’s been wanting to go to the Climb Zone in Pamure for ages but its so busy in the weekends we tend to avoid it, so today was the perfect day to go and we […]

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Butterfly Creek

Today the Sun decided to shine somewhat so we got to head out and about, the kids have wanted to head back to Butterfly Creek which is out next to Auckland Airport for awhile. We met up with one of my new/old friends from my Instagram life there too. We actually knew each other in […]

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Lollipops

I took Ashton and his Buddy to Lollipops in Ellerslie today. Its a firm Favourite and Ive been coming here for over 20 years as one of the first places I came when a nanny at 17. Its the cleanest indoor playland Ive visited In Auckland and Id say Ive been to most, Great spaces […]

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Drama Queens

We went over to Ponsonby today visit a oldy but a goody Drama Queens, we got there early so popped into one or my favourite bookshops The Dorothy Butler Childrens bookshop and let Ashton pick a book. We then read a few more over at the library where Drama Queens is held in a upstairs […]

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Western Springs with a Scooter

If you are looking for somewhere to scooter and play Western Springs Park next to the Auckland Zoo is rely worth a visit. Pics pretty much sum it up..there are toilets and on the weekend a coffee cart (seasonal I think). Take bread if you want to feed the hundreds of floating friends.    

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