Summertime safety: enjoy a safe holiday season with your pet

As the holiday season draws near and we prepare to entertain our family and friends at Christmas, New Years or throughout the long-awaited summer months, we can’t forget about the welfare of our pets. While the holidays are full of… Continue Reading >

Easy Halloween Party Treats

  Are you wondering what to make for your Halloween treats? Would you like some easy and quick ideas that also look amazing? Below I have five super simple treats to make that will impress your spooky guests for Halloween…. Continue Reading >

5 Eco-friendly Ideas To Celebrate Halloween And Curb The Plastic Waste

Plastic is the main culprit behind the ghastly carbon footprint of Halloween.  Nearly everything used for Halloween – costumes, lolly buckets, lolly wrappers and decorations – is made out of plastic.  With Australians spending around $430M on Halloween celebrations in… Continue Reading >

How to Tablescape for Christmas

For hosts of a Christmas lunch or Christmas dinner, be it a formal meal or a casual BBQ, apart from the meal itself, another important part of the event for hosts is the setting of the table. Come Christmas time… Continue Reading >

Celebrating Earth at Christmas

Sally Gillespie   Every moment of our lives and our children’s lives are gifted to us by Earth. For many thousands of years traditional cultures have had seasonal celebrations to give thanks to Earth, never forgetting that our lives depend… Continue Reading >

10 Cool and Spooky Ideas for your Front Door Decorations

Halloween is just around the corner and aside from preparing our kids for their costumes for trick or treating night, we also need our house or particularly our front porch be ready for Halloween. Not all of us have that… Continue Reading >

How to Get Christmas Sorted Early, Stress-Free!

  Christmas is fast approaching! Known worldwide as the time for warm, fuzzy feelings and time spent together, it can also be extremely stressful in the lead-up to pull it all together!   If the thought of juggling a long… Continue Reading >

Christmas Tips when you have Twins or Multiples

It’s Christmas.  Again.  Why it takes me by surprise considering the shops have Christmas decorations on sale from October I do not know!!   It just seems to come around faster every year! I love Christmas, so don’t get me wrong…. Continue Reading >

5 Easy DIY Christmas Crafts for Kids

‘Tis the season to be crafty! Celebrating Christmas is so much more than ripping into presents on Christmas day. It’s about family – visiting loved ones, spending much need quality time with our kids, and equally as importantly, stuffing our… Continue Reading >

Five Party Games that every Guest will Love

People often place high expectations on themselves when it comes to hosting birthday parties. It’s often all about the venue, decorations, cake and food but I have always found that key to a successful party is a steady flow of… Continue Reading >