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Lacey Lane‚Äôs latest: and an exclusive look at the jewel in the Australiana crown.

Brisbane business sisters Rebecca Krone and Nikki Bowling have been trailblazing the children's designer clothing scene since 2010 when they established the now iconic fashion house, Lacey Lane. I first discovered Lacey Lane back in 2014 when my daughter was a bub and have been a keen supporter of the inspiring local business ever since.… Continue reading Lacey Lane‚Äôs latest: and an exclusive look at the jewel in the Australiana crown.

Travel and Outing Reviews

Oktoberfest Brisbane for Kids!

Oktoberfest Brisbane is back for its eleventh year, and it's not just for the grown ups! Our young family of six visited last year for a good dose of German culture. Although all the days are child-friendly, Sundays are especially fun because each child who visits gets two free rides. There was also a pretty… Continue reading Oktoberfest Brisbane for Kids!

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WIN Tickets to Oktoberfest Brisbane!

  Oktoberfest Brisbane: Australia‚Äôs largest German festival celebrates 10 years¬† in 2017! MORE THAN 43,000 culture-seeking enthusiasts don their Dirndl and Lederhosen and head to the Brisbane Showgrounds each year as the Oktoberfest Brisbane celebration ignites the city with a rich Bavarian flavour. This year Oktoberfest Brisbane will be held on Oktober 6 - 8… Continue reading WIN Tickets to Oktoberfest Brisbane!

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Access All Areas РSangha Waterfall Wrap by Milk and Love 

I'm kicking off my new review series, Access All Areas, with a review which will be a cinch to write, because this is my absolute favourite nursing garment to date! The Sangha Bamboo Waterfall Wrap is lightweight yet so comfortable and warm. It's compact enough to stow in my baby bag as the day heats… Continue reading Access All Areas – Sangha Waterfall Wrap by Milk and Love¬†

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Outing review: Snow 4 Kids Brisbane

Yesterday, Luke and I took our three kids into Southbank Parkland's (The Courier Mail Piazza) to visit the SNOW4KIDS PARK. This is an annual event but it was our first visit. Blaire's now heading for two and we thought they are all now at ¬†good ages to enjoy some snow play. We can't go on… Continue reading Outing review: Snow 4 Kids Brisbane

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Celebrate the Tradition of Giving with Myer Christmas Giftorium

  Retail giant Myer today¬†launched a revolutionary way to shop for the festive season. Myer's Christmas¬†Giftorium¬†will appear in¬†all 67 of its stores nationwide on 8 November 2014. And it's nothing short of incredible. I was invited to be one of the first to experience this new way to shop. I took along my two eldest,… Continue reading Celebrate the Tradition of Giving with Myer Christmas Giftorium

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The necessary evil that is the toddler haircut.

Haircut day is the bane of my existence. The stuff nightmares are made of, that humiliating (and deafening) experience involving a wailing toddler sitting atop my knees, his head spinning from side to side Exorcist style, his hands swatting away the stylist‚Äôs clippers, his mouth a sticky mess of Mentos and clumped together blonde baby… Continue reading The necessary evil that is the toddler haircut.

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Outing Review: QAGOMA (Gallery of Modern Art) for kids, South Bank

The Queensland Art Gallery's Gallery of Modern Art (I'll call it GOMA for short) is located in¬†Stanley Place, South Brisbane. It opened back in 2006 and focuses on art of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. I checked out the GOMA webpage before we hit the streets, and was pleased to see there are currently two… Continue reading Outing Review: QAGOMA (Gallery of Modern Art) for kids, South Bank

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Outing Review: Calamvale District Park

This is an amazing facility which we regularly visit. We love this park. We love it so much we held our sons' joint birthday party there in October 2013. Many of our friends are familiar with this place but those who weren't sung its praises on party day! I want to share with you why… Continue reading Outing Review: Calamvale District Park