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Following Moonshadows 17 hours agoA weekend away - And what a weekend! We had such a great time. I'm so happy to be able to do this......but the weekend was about so much more than just the caves, as cool and amazing as they were.When looking into booking... Continue reading →
Hello Motherhood 17 hours agoHelping your baby’s brain development - As a primary school teacher who has taught some very cute five year old's just starting out at school, I've seen a variety of ability levels entering the classroom. Before going on maternity leave, I taught at a school which... Continue reading →
mamabearpaleo 17 hours agoLamb Loin Fillets with Caponata - Well here is effort number two with the Silver Fern Farms product Italian styles. INGREDIENTS 2 lamb loin fillets, again like with the steak, hubby bear ate one and Baby Bear and I shared the other one, but for normal... Continue reading →
I am Rebekah Corlett... 17 hours agoOn the coldest day of winter so far, I managed to crack a large… - On the coldest day of winter so far, I managed to crack a large pane of glass in our ranch slider. Awesome. The glazier had to remove both doors completely to fix it - which meant the freezing cold southerly... Continue reading →
Gardening in Amberley 18 hours agoGood Golly – there are Cauli - Winter in the garden can be a time of waiting, watching and hoping for spring. At least in past years this has been my experience. This year I have tried harder to keep the garden going, and think about what... Continue reading →
LDM - La Donna Moderna 18 hours agoHomeschool Crafts – Paper Bird - Homeschool Crafts – Paper Bird Ollie has just started learning to read and this week’s book was all about how to make a paper bird so I thought we would share it with you too. It is super easy. All... Continue reading →
Travelling with Ana 19 hours agoAs busy as a butterfly - Today this little butterfly has cleaned up the outside area Attended to the trees And done the grocery shopping. I can’t believe bees are said to be the most industrious insects!
DOROTHYNADA 19 hours agoReview: Getcha Rocks Off. Mick Wall - The blurb: Hanging out with rock stars, trying to steal their chicks, or throwing up over their guitars after launching into the hospitality a little too enthusiastically, Mick Wall spent much of the 1980s sprawled inn limos and five-star hotels... Continue reading →
mummy do it 19 hours agoBlog Fair Link Up #13 - Welcome to Blog Fair Link Up #12! The Blog Fair is a weekly link up for bloggers to share their posts. If you are a blogger I’d love you to participate, if you don’t blog then you can still check... Continue reading →
Mermaid's Purse 20 hours agoiD Emerging Designer Awards 2015 – part two - Following my last post about the iD Emerging Designer Awards in Dunedin, here is (finally) part two… and some of my favourite collections from the...
MumptyStyle 20 hours agoNerdy Tudor stuff with The Cherry Dollface! - Nerdy Tudor stuff with The Cherry Dollface! So … Mumpty is PRETTY DAMM PROUD to have this gorgeous, and ever-so-slightly famous (!) lady here on my blog – ladies and gentlemen … The Cherry Dollface! When I first saw the... Continue reading →
Happy Mum Happy Child 21 hours agoWaterWipes Review - Review For: WaterWipes I’m a Mum who uses flannels and warm water to clean my boys mess up when changing his nappy. I’ve used wipes in the past, but found them less reliable, and ended up using a thousand just to... Continue reading →
the adventures of MNMs 21 hours agoSettling in…… - It was a very surreal experience driving out of Wellington for the last time. I realised that unlike every other trip away, we would no longer have that feeling that we were 'coming home' heading down the gorge and seeing... Continue reading →
ThriftyGifty 22 hours agoNZ Book Awards For Children and Young Adults Review – Doggy Ditties from A to Z - Author- Jo van DamJo van Dam’s book was voted into the Children’s Choice finalist list from a group of over 70 picture books! Illustrated by Myles Lawford, Doggy Ditties from A to Z, the Booksellers NZ reviewer Rachel Moore said,... Continue reading →
Munch Cooking 1 day agoSlow cooker recipes for winter - What better in this wintery weather than to get out the slow cooker and get making some easy recipes that fill your house with delicious the delicious aroma of slow cooked foods. We recently offered our post on slow cooking... Continue reading →