$8 alphabet puzzle. A cheap and visual tool for helping preschoolers with their literacy.
Slightly sick of years of paying $45pp for High Tea each May (and alarmed at a guest list of 10+) I decided to host my own this Mother's Day. It was our first event in our new place and was a complete success! Any one just starting life with marriage, kids and setting up homes … Continue reading Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea
For my stubborn 3yr old who is a "big girl" and can "walk by herself" no matter how big the crowd.
Feb 2019 Update - PDF Pattern now available on Etsy I'm considering making a bunch of these as favours for Lottie's birthday party next month so I combined some of the bits I've picked up from amigurumi and cupcake patterns and came up with a pattern of my own. I have come across crochet macarons … Continue reading Crochet Macarons Pattern
Halloween is only just starting to get big here in Australia. Our Oct 31st tradition of closing the blinds and ignoring the one neighborhood kid who watches too much American TV is changing slowly but Christmas is still the focus. I get very excited when the tinsel and plum puddings start appearing mid-October and have … Continue reading It’s Beginning to Look A Lot like Christmas
After successfully avoiding the wave of Hand, Foot & Mouth that's swept through Lottie's daycare service, our friends' kids and ballet class we've all been struck down one by one with a nasty cough and runny noses. Sick toddlers are not fun, sick husbands are worse. All in all we've gotten a decent amount of … Continue reading Sick days