35 Ways to Keep Your Home & Family Safe: How Does Your Home Stack Up?

35 Ways to Keep Your Home and Family Safe

This post is sponsored by Coles Insurance. When they are tiny we baby-proof the house and stay close by our child’s side for every little bounce, bump and bang. But as hard as we try we can’t wrap our kids in cotton wool and keep them safe all of the time. What we can do is teach them skills for … [Read more...]

Introducing the Fisher-Price Grow with Me High Chair

Fisher-Price Grow with Me High Chair adjusting height

This post is sponsored by Fisher-Price and co-ordinated by Nuffnang.  Earlier this year I was lucky to score a sneak peek at some of the new products Fisher-Price had planned for release in Australia this year and I must confess that when I saw the Grow with Me High Chair I got more than a little … [Read more...]

GIVEAWAY: Starting Solids with Closer to Nature

Giveaway at Childhood 101

This giveaway was co-ordinated by Nuffnang for Closer to Nature. One Australian Childhood 101 reader will win a Closer to Nature baby feeding prize pack, of which the Closer to Nature® Explora Electric Baby Food Blender is the champion. A useful appliance when it comes to preparing homemade meals … [Read more...]

The Busy Mum’s Guide: OPSM’s Eye Check App

OPSM Eye Check App

This post is sponsored by OPSM. I am not sure if it is a side effect of turning 40 or the hours I spend working on my laptop or iPad each night (and I am sure it could not possibly have anything to do with the time spent squinting at my iPhone as I feed AJ!) but over the course of the past six to … [Read more...]

Common Car Seat Mistakes + a Giveaway

Childhood 101 | Britax Common Car Seat Mistakes

This post is sponsored by Britax. Read on for a giveaway for Australian readers. I vividly remember the day we first left the hospital with a five day old Immy. Neither Dad 101 nor I had thought to practice putting a pseudo-baby in the car seat before this very important maiden journey, and after … [Read more...]

Do You Have a Busy Bub?

huggies nappy pants intro

This post is sponsored by Huggies. I am pretty sure I laughed out loud when I read a recent comment from a fellow mum on Facebook about needing help with ideas for changing an octopus in a string bag. I know exactly how she feels as AJ has never been a particularly cooperative baby when it comes to … [Read more...]

Are You a Pillow Snuggler?

tontine date stamped pillows

This giveaway is coordinated by Nuffnang. My Mum will tell you that ever since I was a baby I've been a tummy sleeper. Well, except when I am heavily pregnant - that big belly sort of gets in the way for those of us that prefer to sleep tummy side down. When I was pregnant with Immy, I started … [Read more...]

Cubby House Lovin’: Keeping Your Cubby House Well Maintained

playhouse cubby house maintenance

This post is sponsored by Nuffnang. Immy received her cubby house as a group gift from family almost two years ago. I have fond childhood memories of my cousin's cubby house and was pretty sure that my imaginative child would love it. Which she most certainly does  It regularly features as a … [Read more...]