The Gift of Giving

Each year, many people around the world go without the special feeling of receiving gifts or enjoying a big festive Christmas Lunch.   Many charities do their part in bringing  joy to those in need and there are many different ways in which we can also assist. At Christmas, more than any other time we […]

Talkin’ bout iGeneration

I was at a parents info night at Miss N’s school this week, being updated on the new Australia-wide English Syllabus (something that should have been done 20yrs ago if you ask me…).  The teaching staff were explaining the changes and updates and excitedly highlighting the role technology will play in this new arena. Now […]

Why is it a new bag always makes you feel so good?!

Say hello to my little friend. I have been searching for a new everyday bag for a while and last weekend finally found it!  One of the girls at work told me about a store called Colette and when I looked it up online I got really excited as I loved so many different bags […]

My Top Makeup Pics – What’s Yours?

I cleaned out my bathroom cabinet this week and was amazed at the amount of stuff I threw out. Empty spray bottles, half used moisturisers, old eye shadows, dried mascaras and plenty of mini pallets and strange lippy colours that came as free gifts which I never used.  I counted..and do you know I have 7 makeup bags. 7!  […]

Why we chose an Au Pair instead of Day Care..

When I started back at work this year, it was inevitable we needed to think about some form of ongoing childcare. I had applied for a great job and after months of waiting , not hearing back and assuming (wrongly, so it seems) that they were not interested, I was called for an interview with […]