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Kids have an Easter Hat parade coming up? Don't stress - we've put together our Top 5 Easter Hats that will have them (& you) looking like a super star! Turn a hat into an Easter bonnet with this cute hat https://www.pinterest.com.au/pin/330029478919743739/   2. I love this one, because all you need to do is overload the hat with chicks and voila!...
Any other sentimental mums out there??? Imagine looking back with your young adult child, over their school years. Seeing how their interests and ambitions changed through their school years. We have created an interview sheet that you can go through at the start of each school year with your child. Then at the end of their schooling, you can put into...
I am so excited that Christmas is around the corner! Tomorrow we will put our tree up, so now its time to get shopping so we have some gifts to put under it. I am so excited to launch our first Online Christmas Market - the first of many, I'm sure. This market is about connecting you with great local businesses...
When it comes to my kids, I am very sentimental. I’m always looking at ways to celebrate and commemorate special occasions. Christmas is my absolute favourite time of year and I really want to build on our family traditions. So I asked the wonderful ladies from South West Sydney Mums and some friends, to share with me their traditions,...
School. Reunion. The words can send shudders down the spine of many people, including me! I recently received an invitation to my 20-year School Reunion. Yes it made me feel old, but it made me think back to my school leaver self and how I had my whole working life ahead me with so many significant decisions to make. In...
These motivational notes for lunchboxes are an adorable way to remind your kids how awesome you think they are! You could also try hiding notes in other places where they will find them like inside their shoe, inside their school bag, on the bathroom mirror or on top of a lolly jar. - You are the🍎 of my 👀 - Be awesome,...
SWSMums interviewed Alana McDonald (Communications Manager) from JDRF to find out more about type 1 diabetes late last year. As its almost time for their annual charity/awareness walk, we thought we'd share an interview we did, to learn more about type 1 diabetes. What is Type 1 Diabetes and why is it referred to as juvenile diabetes? Type 1 diabetes (T1D)...
It’s a question every new mum asks herself. And can only be answered after many hours of careful consideration. Whatever she chooses, whether to stay or go, there is always a second, persistent question asking whether the decision made, has been the right one. When Thea was around 2 months old, I asked myself the question. Should I stay or...
It's BabyWearing Week, so I thought what better time to share my experience with babywearing. How for me, it truly saved my sanity, helped with strengthening the bond with my babies and allowed me to get stuff done! I’m a mum to 3 young ladies. Baby wearing has been a huge part of our lives. When my eldest was born,...
Choosing to be the stay-at-home parent happens to be an option for a fortunate few of us. The number of dads opting to be the one to stay at home is growing, but it’s still perceived as unconventional. Recent statistics have shown that only 4% of dads in two-parent families opt to take care of the household duties and...