Category : Product Reviews

Three ways to relax as a stay at home mum

Three ways to relax as a stay at home mum

Being a mum can be hectic, it can be crazy, it can be beautiful.  It can also be hard, frustrating while at the same time making your heart burst for your little people.  Finding a moment to yourself can feel impossible at times, but the great news is there are some simple things you can do, just for you in the midst of the chaos. Oils Oils Oils Essential oils have been used for years for their Read more...
Gift ideas for toddlers travelling in a Caravan

Gift ideas for toddlers travelling in a Caravan

Anyone who is travelling or has friends or family travelling with young kids knows that space is at a premium when you move into a caravan for an extended period of time.  That means that every gift needs to be light, have multiple used and not sit around unused.  Here's a few gift ideas for toddlers travelling in a Caravan. Here are just a few ideas that we're a win for us travelling with a 2 Read more...
It's time for bed - a gorgeous bedtime story

It's time for bed - a gorgeous bedtime story

Every now and then you stumble upon a tool that is parenting gold.....  I've got one for you... It's as simple as a brilliant bedtime story... You know when you find a real gem because something thats been a challenge becomes so simple it feels like its too easy - almost like the change we experienced when we switched toothbrushes and suddenly our boy loves brushing his teeth. Time for Bed tRead more...
Gifts for Brand-New Parents (That are Actually Useful)

Gifts for Brand-New Parents (That are Actually Useful)

Congratulations! You know someone who is a new parent. When it comes to choosing a baby gift, you will want to choose something that's practical and useful, that will help make their lives just that little bit easier, but at the same time will show them how much you care and how much you share their joy at their wonderful new arrival. Here's five great gifts you can give to new parents that areRead more...
This may just be the best baby shower gift I've seen

This may just be the best baby shower gift I've seen

Being a blogger is fun, it's a challenge and a fun project to find interesting stories and topics to share that might make another first time mums life just a smidge easier as we all adapt to the challenges and changes that come with creating baby. Blogging becomes even more enjoyable when surprise treats land on your doorstep for you to consider.  Not everything we get sent hits the blog.  TodRead more...
The perfect new mum gift pack

The perfect new mum gift pack

I love it when the universe just decides to send you a gorgeous gift at the perfect time! Since starting the blog, I've been super lucky to be sent some great things for babies to try and review.  This is the first time I've received a gift for mums to take for a test drive.  The timing couldn't be better!  If you've been reading the blog you'll know I've recently started a 30 day challenge andRead more...
Nappies - The good, the bad and the Scary!

Nappies - The good, the bad and the Scary!

I heard somewhere recently that each disposable nappy contains a cup of crude oil - A CUP!  I also heard that the same nasties that we're banned from women's sanitary products are still in our babies nappies.  I don't want that near my babies beautiful butt, BUT I don't want to be stuck in the land of cloth nappies full time either, so I started digging around. There are three main reasons thatRead more...
Best Toy from 3 months - Fisher Price Kick and Play Piano

Best Toy from 3 months - Fisher Price Kick and Play Piano

This is not a sponsored post - I just spotted the Fisher Price Kick and Play Piano  at target so thought I'd share the love. It was one of the best toys we had when our little boy was 3 months old.  He used it through until he was about 10 months.  The Piano is now detached and gets pulled out of the toy box every now and then. It starts as a play gym where baby can play with the toys on the toRead more...
A review on a healthier choice baby wipe

A review on a healthier choice baby wipe

There are so many options when it comes to baby products and wipes is no different. Over the past few months I've been looking into chemicals and the issues they may pose with our little ones. Chemicals and toxins are everywhere, so I thought I'd start by making better choices on what products I use on the skin of my little one.  I really wish I'd looked into this further as a new mum, but withRead more...
Why it's important to take a pregnancy vitamin after your baby arrives

Why it's important to take a pregnancy vitamin after your baby arrives

This post is sponsored by FabFol Let me start by opening with I am not a natropath nor do I hold any form of medical qualification this is just a little article on what has helped me personally as a new mum. Shortly after my boy was born, I stopped taking the pregnancy multivitamins I had been taking, I don't really know why, it could've been the pregnant woman on the box that I no longer reRead more...
Preparing your body for pregnancy - again

Preparing your body for pregnancy - again

This post is sponsored by FabFol How to improve your health before you conceive Preconception care prepares your body for a successful, healthy pregnancy and is one of the most responsible choices you can make for you and your baby’s health. It helps eliminate harmful substances from your diet known to affect reproductive and general health and foetal development and should be considered by everRead more...
Rugging up for winter - Sleeping bag options

Rugging up for winter - Sleeping bag options

Post sponsored by Merino Kids Seriously how cold is it!  We live in an older home, the sort of home where there are so many drafts it's near impossible to plug them up and insulate my babies room.  I've tried a bunch of various sleeping bags that I bought online or on a whim thinking I could get something better.  To date I've tried GoBags, Plum and Target.  GroBags were my favourite until now.Read more...