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So, I went to Melbourne and this happened…

Brought to you by Olympus. My heart just feels so full right now. This week I flew down to Melbourne for the last of three lunches with readers {I’d love to do more, but at this stage we don’t have any planned}. When we first talked about having reader lunches, I can’t tell you how… 

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Would you go nude?

A magazine recently got in touch with me and wanted to do a piece on women being inspiring after children. I was intrigued. I think women can be inspiring before and after birthing little people from their bodies, and as a hopeless Oprah devotee I’m all for anything feel-good. So I replied and said I’d… 

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A mermaid tale

On Friday night Lacey came to me with a really serious question. Probably one of the most serious questions she’s ever asked. And I found myself in a bit of a pickle: To lie or to tell the truth. We had just put Luella to sleep, Hubby was on night shift and we were settled… 

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The honest truth

I’ve been really uncomfortable lately. I know it will be a good thing, because often these life lessons are sent to serve us with a little perspective. Life seems to throw us in these uncomfortable positions to stretch us, to test us and to make us grow. It’s not nice when it’s happening. It feels… 

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Gold Coast: We came, we snapped, we ate and

Brought to you by Olympus. Late last month Olympus hosted a lunch for myself and 25 other lovely ladies at the Palazzo Versace. I’m not fancy. I’m so far from fancy that it’s not funny, so I felt immediately out of place as soon as I arrived. Everything is over-the-top, and intricate, and fancy and…… 

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Tell me a good book to read! And do you TV in

Tomorrow my mum moves in with us for 20 weeks while her house is getting built. So I’m down an office, and up a live-in babysitter. We moved my workspace into our bedroom. Our bedroom is abnormally big. And hey, I ain’t complaining. But coming from a teeny tiny apartment in Bondi and seeing this… 

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Meet our new family member + tell us where to

Brought to you by Nissan Australia. I’m the daughter of a car salesman, so cars were a thing for my family. I thought it was normal for families to be super into cars. To know, at the ripe old age of 7, how many cylinders each car has and to hang out at drag race… 

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A fun photography project to try this weekend

I’ve embraced a love of photography since I was old enough to hold a camera. I’m not fancy though. I’m just an everyday photographer giving it a red-hot-go, and I love to encourage others to do the same. It’s a great way to get creative that doesn’t have to cost a lot, and isn’t messy… 

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How I got my baby to sleep through the night

This is one of the questions that I probably get asked most from readers, in person and in email. I’ve kinda avoided sharing the story on the blog because I think every baby is different, and every parent is different… and I just know how disheartening it is to hear someone’s story, try it yourself… 

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Win a My Little Pony Pop prize pack!

Brought to you by My Little Pony Pop. This month My Little Pony is releasing a whole new range of toys called My Little Pony Pop, and it’s a whole lot of fun for kids. See Pinkie Pie above. She can change her tail and mane, the kids can add stickers to make her more… 

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I’m sorry. I forgot to tell you this.

So it came to my attention on Sunday that I may have forgotten to tell people something kinda important about the Little Moments App. I can’t believe that people haven’t complained about it. You know the design packs in the App? The ones with the quotes and the doodles? Did you realise that there are… 

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Oh yeah! Sour cream banana cake recipe

I’ve already found the best banana cake recipe ever, but I’m the sort of person who is always searching for that something more. Perhaps there’s an EVEN better banana cake out there that I haven’t met. And perhaps it contains sour cream. Sour cream is the secret ingredient to making any cake the best cake… 

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September Photo A Day List 2014 | The list

Hello! Last year, in September, the Photo A Day list was a list created by the community. Everybody submitted prompts they wanted to see in a list, and I went through them and made a list. I loved it so much, and I think everyone else did too, that I decided to make it an… 

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