Travel and Outing Reviews

Outing Review: The Workshops, HEIST

If you've been following from the start, you'll know that¬†my little¬†family are regular patrons of The Workshops Rail Museum at Ipswich. I wrote my very first outing review for The Workshops Day Out With Thomas exhibition. Check it out here. The midyear school holidays have arrived and so has HEIST, The Workshops newest display just… Continue reading Outing Review: The Workshops, HEIST

Travel and Outing Reviews

Outing Review: The Workshops Rail Museum, Ipswich

All Aboard! Do you have a mini (or full-sized) train enthusiast in your family? The Workshops Rail Museum is a colourful and exciting outing for children, and it's only a 40 minute drive from the Brisbane CBD (it's located in Ipswich, view map here). I love this place. It's one of the BEST outings we've… Continue reading Outing Review: The Workshops Rail Museum, Ipswich

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Teach your child to write his or her own name using Duplo!

My four year old is Will. He always has been, from the time he was a squishy tiny newborn. We've reserved his full name, William, for formal events like his baptism, his wedding, his masters graduation or his debut into the A-League (ha!). For everything else, it's just Will. If a teacher, carer or anyone… Continue reading Teach your child to write his or her own name using Duplo!