The quandary of a street angel, home devil

street angel, home devil

Sometimes I feel like the biggest lad is two different children. One is a charming, delightful street angel. The other is a challenging, disruptive home devil. I’m sure it’s not a calculated thing but some days I am left scratching my head. The street angel On Thursday I collected the biggest lad from school. He wavedRead more

You MUST visit the Early Start Discovery Space

Visit the early start discovery space at UOW cover

We may have stumbled across THE best space for kids! If you absolutely must visit the Early Start Discovery Space, located on the campus of the University of Wollongong. It’s Australia’s only dedicated ‘children’s museum’ and is a brilliant hands-on creative learning space. It has been designed specifically for children from birth to 12 years to provide valuableRead more

8 ways our marriage has changed in 8 years

8 ways our marriage has changed in 8 years

Hooray, we’ve been married 8 years! Three kids later and our marriage is hardly recognisable. Who are those young people in that photo? And where did that gushing love go? These are the 8 ways our marriage has changed in 8 years, and after three kids! Disclaimer – your marriage probably won’t be as unrecognisable ifRead more

Cafe 2773 – a fabulously kid friendly cafe!

Cafe 2773 - a fabulously kid friendly cafe!

Now you’re setting off on an adventure to the Museum of Fire, you’ll need somewhere to fill up your empty bellies. I scoured this terrific list of kid friendly cafes in Western Sydney for our lunch destination. The closest to Penrith was Cafe 2773 in Glenbrook, technically in the lower Blue Mountains. Not only is CafeRead more