Month: August 2016

Toddler Activities: Upgraded Operation Game

Ever played the game Operation when you were a kid? Here is an anatomically accurate version! Our model here is Electra. She hails from the Scienceworks Museum shop and is genuinely anatomically correct. Electra has “cancerous tissue” (literally ripped up pieces of tissue paper) on various organs. Miss A is busy removing them with a pair

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Green Smoothie for Veggie-Hating Kids

We drink a lot of smoothies in our house and our favourite recipe is a very green one we call “Dino Buzz”! It basically gets its name from Miss A’s favourite Boost Juice smoothie Banana Buzz which consists of banana, ice, vanilla yoghurt, honey, and milk. After finding out what the ingredients were, we started recreating it

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Winter Activities @ Docklands (2016)

I love living in Melbourne city because there are always so many family-friendly events and places to take the kids to! Case in point: There are always lots of good things to do in Docklands during winter! Fireworks In July and August, Docklands puts on a 10-minute firework display every Friday at 7.30pm. There is some entertainment

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Need a Good Laugh? Read this hilarious parenting/breastfeeding comic that is too real!

Growing up, Baby Blues was my favourite comic. It featured in our local newspaper and I would always look for it and read it first. Then as a mother, I rediscovered it online and saw all the jokes in a whole new light. I never realised how much breastfeeding featured in it! The parenting jokes are

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