Domestic goddess I am not

I’m not a domestic goddess and never will be. I’ve come to accept that and I think my husband is slowly coming around to it, even if its 17 years later! I do, however, like to keep a clean home with everything having its place – a clean and tidy home definitely keeps my mental health in balance. And as much as I’d love to have a cleaner come in and do a deep clean and those unfavourable chores, I’ve always thought the money was better spent elsewhere. Continue reading

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Weird and wobbly at Sea Life

Winter is here and there is so much happening in Sydney at the moment. We decided to have a family day out and made our way to Darling Harbour to see the light festival and visit Sea Life. We all like different things at the attraction from penguins to sharks and dugongs to jellyfish so it’s a rush to see who gets their favourite animal first #itwasntme . My favourite part is the Day and Night on the Reef exhibition – the weird and wobbly jellyfish are just mesmerising and calming! For the month of June there’s also a great activity for kids with glow-in-the-dark activity sheets and a fun-fact trail that leads to a Jellyfish Garden. Continue reading

Family immunity

Six weeks of summer school holidays done. School preparation done. Routine is just around the corner and so is normal bedtime! I love to feel organised so I made sure school uniforms were washed and ready to go before the holiday break. New shoes and trainers were needed as were new stationery items – they mysteriously disappeared! Another thing I’m organising is our medicine cabinet. I try to go through it twice a year to ensure everything is within date and replenish any items that have finished or expired. Continue reading