Book + Play: Cinnamon by Neil Gaiman

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The Book: Cinnamon by Neil Gaiman  What’s It About? Cinnamon was a princess with pearl eyes, a long time ago, in a small hot country, where everything was very old. Cinnamon did not talk and could not see. Mango trees, a parrot, and a beautiful room in the palace do nothing to help the teachers […]

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May Love List: Our Life In Pictures

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Donating : Nappies This month we got rid of all our unused odd disposable nappies by dropping them off at The Nappy Collective. It’s a fantastic cause that gives nappies to less fortunate families. They do several drives a year so save up those two or three left over when bubs goes up a size […]

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# solidaritea and chicken nuggets

# solidaritea and chicken nuggets

This week an article was written in the Daily Mail condemning several bloggers for being so called ‘gin soaked slummy mummies’ because they frequently write about their mummy fails. Really? Aren’t we better than this yet? We’re still criticizing other women for choices they’ve made and shaming those who choose to share the crappier moments […]

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Book + Play: Anzac Ted by Belinda Lansberry

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If someone asks me to think of a quintessentially Australian experience, I automatically think of ANZAC Day. It perfectly demonstrates the dichotomy of Australian culture – we attend deeply respectful services in the morning, then we have a craic playing two up and listening to yarns in the afternoon. We are a nation of larrikins, […]

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