our review of the HandiTheatre Home Outdoor Cinema

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We love movies at our house and especially on weekends. Going to the cinemas though does cost us an arm and a leg since there are so many of us and even with the cheapest tickets I expect to pay close to $100 with a popcorn thrown in there. The HandiTheatre Home is an inflatable cinema for your backyard and means you can enjoy the big screen outdoors....without leaving home. The kids thought it was the most exciting thing that had happened in a long time when it came to live at our house. The … {Keep Reading...}

lunchbox scrolls

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These are super popular in our house at the moment. They don’t take too long to make and we just bag them up and keep them in the freezer until the morning they are needed for lunchboxes. If you don’t have a thermomix just use any pizza dough recipe. You can add a variety of […]

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win an iPad mini!

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Brought to you by Westpac, who is proud to offer Mathspace Essentials free to all Australians Next year is going to be a big year in our house. My eldest starts high school (I still don’t believe it) and one of my little boys starts big school. High school is such a big step up from […]

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NDIS…..how we’re going

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Well we’re nearly 6 months into using our NDIS plan and I thought I’d share a few thoughts on how it’s going and what has worked (and what hasn’t). First thing I have to say is that self managed is not hard! People are being told by planners or early intervention that it’s like doing your […]

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homeschooling and maths

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Brought to you by Westpac who is proud to offer Mathspace Essentials free for all Australians The funny thing about being a homeschooler is that people have a lot of questions and/or misconceptions. When someone asks where your children go to school and you say the name of the school they  might say ‘oh I’ve […]

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first holy communion day

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I’m still recovering from Sunday…..usually celebrations and birthday parties take me about a week to recover from. But this time I’m recovering from the fact that 2 of our little ones were so sick and the day did not go to plan. I’d spent the week making sure everyone’s clothes were out, that they had […]

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Sprinkle Cookies in the Thermomix

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Over on Instagram I’ve been sharing some fun ideas of how we play inspired by our favourite TV shows. At the moment Shimmer & Shine is super popular and so I created this sprinkle cookies that are so easy and fun to make and very delicious. Perfect for a special treat or birthday party. I […]

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9 baby items I can’t live without + a giveaway

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This post is sponsored by Little One’s  CONGRATULATIONS TO TRACY MCKENZIE WHO WAS CHOSEN AS THE WINNER OF THE GIVEAWAY. THANK YOU TO EVERYONE WHO ENTERED, ANOTHER GIVEAWAY COMING SHORTLY… It’s hard to believe that we’ve had 7 babies in 11 years. And that means we’ve also had a lot of baby stuff in that time. In […]

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lottie’s baptism

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Tomorrow our little lottie will be 3 months old! Time flies when you’re getting no sleep and looking after a teeny little baby. I don’t know where it’s gone. I do know that we had a beautiful day for her Baptism a few weeks ago. It was a bit of a funny day too. Trying […]

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