Sep 222014
Encouraging and prompting outdoor play with our #HYBKidsPlay photo challenge

Who has been enjoying the Spring weather? It’s been a little bit chilly over the past few weeks here in Tassie after a mild Winter, but this week it’s warming up and I’m looking forward to a fun birthday in the sun tomorrow with lots of outdoor activities for myself and Master O with some [Continue reading...]

Sep 192014
School Holiday Ideas and your FREE Printable Holiday Planner!

  Well it is school holidays again and we are on the hunt for loads of fun and cheap ideas to keep the kids amused! Thankfully it is starting to warm up in Sydney so we will be able to get out of the house a little more – yay!! If you are wondering what [Continue reading...]

Sep 172014
Worldly Wednesday  - Slow Cooker Chicken - Hainan Style

I love Hainan Chicken. I also love my slow cooker. So I figured even though its not traditional AT ALL, I may as well have a go of cooking an all-in-the-pot-at-once type of slow cooker Chicken in the Hainan Style. This dish is lovely.  Very plain, hardly any ingredients are used and the flavours meld [Continue reading...]

Sep 162014
Blending the Cultures Cookbook Review

  You may remember this delicious chicken meatball recipe that was a guest post from Tanya Bartolini last year. It’s a favourite in our house and Miss E is pretty miffed now when she bites into a meatball with no cheese. Tanya released a cookbook late last year and we were sent a copy to [Continue reading...]

Sep 122014
Making Fairy Dust

Miss N has been begging me for weeks to help her make “Fairy Dust”.  I must admit I did kind of ignore her for a bit hoping she would forget, because honestly, I hated to think what Fairy Dust actually was (BadMummyAlert!!). We did end up having a go at it last week and I [Continue reading...]