Like Giving Candy To A Baby

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From cotton candy grapes to bubbleberries, here are some fun ways to get your kids eating more fruit and veg. Grapes that taste like fairy floss and mini cucumbers that taste (slightly) like lemon. No, you’re not dreaming. These exist and make for great options if you want to expand your fruit and veg horizons. […]

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8 quirky home remedies for common ailments


The next time you feel unwell, it’s tempting to run down to the local pharmacy and grab a bunch of pills. But did you know that the perfect cure can often be found lying around your home? Here are some easy, cheap and in some cases, unusual remedies for common complaints. Cold, flu and fever […]

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Nesting tips for Baby #1

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Nesting. It’s inevitable. One day you’re sitting on the couch watching a Project Runway marathon and enjoying the freedom of maternity leave. The next you’re scrubbing the edges of light switches with a cotton bud. The nesting instinct is strong. And it’s not just a human thing. It only makes sense that a mama bird (or […]

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How to Become a Healthier and Stronger You

Being a mom means there isn’t a time of day that you don’t spend thinking about your children. Often this also means thinking even less about yourself. We don’t blame you, we know what it’s like! Always taking care of others can leave you feeling stressed, unhealthy, and tired and this can eventually affect the […]

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7 stress-busters you can do anywhere

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It’s easy to feel overloaded with stress, but but do yourself a favour and chill and relax with these quick and easy stress-busters.

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25 clever ways to use coconut oil

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Substitute into cooking, use as a skin treat or keep your furniture shiny and glossy. You’ll be surprised how far one little jar of coconut oil will go!

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Help your kids find their favourite sport

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Encouraging your kids to join a sport is an important step in raising active, engaged little people. Here are a few things to consider as you help them make a choice.

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Mindful mama: How to stay in the moment

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Mindfulness shmindfulness. I don’t have time for all that hippy dippy stuff. I have humans to raise! Washing to do! Three-day old Weetbix to scrape off the floorboards! Then, a friend actually explained mindfulness to me and I realised it was fairly simple. It’s all about becoming fully present in the moment, and experiencing each […]

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No scrubs? Time to whip up a DIY sugar scrub!

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Scrub away those winter blues (and save yourself a few bucks in the process) with these ridiculously easy recipes for homemade sugar scrubs. Pop them in an airtight container or sterilised jar and keep in the fridge for up to 3 months. Use in the shower and scrub from head to toe before washing it […]

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