Mini makers

With the sleeves of his oversized shirt rolled up to his elbows and the hem hanging down to meet his ankles, my pint-sized Picasso shuffled across the grass towards a…

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Highland cows and hot tea

For the past two years, almost every move I've made has been scrutinised by the watchful eyes of my son. As the mum of an energetic toddler, I’m lucky if…

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Toot, Toot!

He loves anything with an engine and toddles around the house shouting "toot, toot" with great enthusiasm. Dinotrain is a bedtime favourite (I can recite it verbatim), the tracks on his…

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Beer & Bubs

Beer and babies don't typically go together. But Hobart's craft beer scene is exploding right now and we've had a few great family outings recently which have included a drop…

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A sense of harmony

When you spend your days taking care of a cute, curious (and often exhausting) toddler, it can be difficult to find time for pampering. But I recently managed to get a…

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As luck would have it…

I enter a lot of competitions. And sometimes I'm lucky enough to win. Before the Little Dinosaur was born I won a Facebook competition with House of A Event Management…

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Pounding the pavement, Eastern Shore style. 
CLARENCE FORESHORE (PRAM & DOG FRIENDLY)

Pounding the pavement, Eastern Shore style. 

Walking along the Lindisfarne foreshore certainly has its perks. Some days Mt Wellington is moody and shrouded in cloud, while other days you can glance across the River Derwent and…

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Hello, 2016!

I woke up on New Year's Eve in a funk. My head had been thumping for two days - I was tired and restless, my to-do list was a mile…

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