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Easy Gluten Free Birthday Cake Recipe – 4 Ingredient Sponge Cake

This easy gluten free birthday cake recipe will ensure nobody misses out!  Gluten free cakes can be a bit… yuck, especially if you’re a little person having a special day.  …

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Raising children in Australia – your one-stop shop for expert and community advice

Baby Hints and Tips is a treasure-trove of everything you need to know about raising children in Australia. From physical health to emotional support to special needs advice to how to deal with multiples – we’ve got you covered!

Epidural Pros and Cons

Epidural Pros and Cons – Understand the Risks and Side Effects.

This article was written by Penny, a registered nurse and midwife with 20 years experience as a nurse and 10 years as a midwife. She is also a mum to …

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Centrelink for single parents – your guide to the single parent pension

Do you qualify for the single parent pension? Here is everything you need to know as a single parent. Make sure you’re receiving what you’re entitled to.

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All You Need to Know About Choosing The Right Child Care Centre For Your Family

Depending on your individual family circumstance, when you return to work after maternity leave, you may be looking at enrolling your child into a Child Care Centre. Some families have …

Fastest Ways To Induce Labour

Uncovered: The fastest way to induce labour

You’ve been pregnant for what feels like a lifetime and you’re totally over it. You’re exhausted, bloated and beyond ready to meet that baby of yours. But, that baby seems …

Jacinda Arden Prime MInister of New Zealand is Pregnant

Pregnant and PM – One of the World’s Most Powerful Women is Expecting!

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Arden has announced she’ll be pregnant while in the top job. It’s another big step in the battle of working mothers and of course, New Zealand is the world leader in big steps for women! READ MORE NOW

How to explain divorce to children

How to tell kids about divorce

Wondering how to tell kids about divorce? Telling your kids you are getting divorced may well be one of the most painful conversations you will have in your life. It …

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50+ Stay At Home Jobs That Don’t Actually Suck

There’s nothing worse than gazing into your new baby’s eyes and whispering, day care has a place for you when you turn six weeks old. Unfortunately, the bank, the electricity …

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Precipitous Labour – 6 Facts You Need To Know About Rapid Labour

Precipitous Labour is commonly known as fast labour. While that might sound ideal, there can be a number of complications that can make this condition something to be aware of. …

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Australia Day Events Near Me

There’s plenty of free family fun up for grabs this Australia Day with an impressive line-up of Australia Day events in all major cities and regional areas.  So where are …

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Maternity Leave – What Am I Entitled To?

Ready to start thinking about maternity leave? What maternity leave are you entitled to in Australia? What can your employer demand and what can’t they demand? CLICK HERE to get the facts before you have that conversation with the boss!

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Take Your Baby To Work – Does This Job ACTUALLY Exist?

We’ve comprised a list of 50+ jobs that don’t suck. We looked at “take your baby to work jobs” and found there isn’t much out there for sustainable work and …

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How to start an online store, blog or website to work from home

We’ve create the ultimate list of 50+ work at home jobs that don’t suck.  Wondering how to start an online store?  If blogging is your calling? Maybe you’re more of …

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Work At Home Tech Jobs

Our “start up specialist” has put together an epic list of work at home jobs that don’t suck. Work from home tech jobs are by far the fastest growing opportunity …

Ice-Cream Art

This Ice-Cream Art Just Ruined Ordinary Ice-Cream For Everyone

Singapore’s new artisan ice-creamery has made it impossible for you to enjoy an ordinary ice-cream ever again.  The Magnum Singapore store lets you “design your own work of ice-cream art” …

Invasion Day Vs Australia Day

What’s Invasion Day? Explaining Australia Day concepts to kids

As we gear up for Australia Day 2018, your child might start asking “What is Invasion Day?” Australia Day is among the most difficult special events to properly explain to …

5 Minute Salsa Recipe - Easy Pico De Gallo Recipe

5 Minute Pico De Gallo Recipe – AKA Fresh Salsa To Die For!

It’s the 5 minute recipe you’ll use over and over and over.  Fresh yummy salsa… or if you’re a bit posh – fresh Pico De Gallo! This Pico De Gallo …

10 Minute Australia Day Recipe - Caveman Lamb

Caveman Lamb: 10 Minute Australia Day Recipe

Australia Day – it’s sunshine, beers, celebrations… not hours and hours in the kitchen.  This is the ultimate show stopper Australia Day Recipe – the centrepiece of your table where …

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This mum took Christmas NEXT LEVEL – Lapland Christmas adventures!

Brisbane mum Jenna took Christmas next level – by taking  five year old Lelia to meet Santa – at home!  Mums are going CRAZY for the family holiday of a …

How To Explain Death To Toddlers

That awkward moment, after death – explaining death to toddlers while you’re grieving

My grandfather died.  The grandfather my three year old and I would visit semi-regularly in the Alzheimer’s ward at the local nursing home.  In reality, my grandfather “died” of this …

Gender Prediction - When Can I Find Out The Gender Of My Baby?

When can you find out the gender of your baby?

You’ve decided – you want to know your baby’s gender!  You want to connect with your little girl or boy.  You want to know if there’s going to be pee …

Vegemite Icy Pole and WEird Vegemite Recipes

Vegemite Icy Poles – New Recipe Goes Next Level NOPE

Vegemite icy poles… a new low in Australian dining – that’s how Twitter reacted to the recipe dropped by Vegemite earlier this week.  To answer your WTAF questions: Yes, it’s …

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Easy Christmas Cheesecake Shot Recipe – Ohhhh Myyyy!

We’re all about bringing you easy peasy Christmas recipes and this  Easy Christmas Cheesecake Shot Recipe has got to be the simplest recipe we’ve every created – and it’s the …

Easy Christmas Cheesecake Recipe

The EASIEST WOW FACTOR Christmas Cheesecake Recipe Ever

Put a little wow factor on your Christmas table without spending HOURS learning to create the perfect dessert.  We’ve found literally the easiest wow factor Christmas cheesecake recipe and it …

Australia Day For Kids - Are We Raising Inclusive Adults?

Australia Day For Kids – Are We Raising Intollerant Adults?

Australia Day for kids, is all about the BBQ, family and friends, right?  It’s about a day off school, running around in the heat and getting to see the cousins …

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Cracker Christmas Bon Bon Jokes – DIY Bon Bons Filled With Toddler Humour!

Hands up who loves Christmas craft?  BEST. FUN. EVER.  So, you’re making homemade Christmas bon bons this year and you need some toddler/kid/dad jokes to add?  We’re here to help, …

Work at home careers

Work From Home Careers – Professional Jobs at Home

We’ve compiled a list of 50+ work at home jobs that don’t suck and if you’ve got a profession you can put to work in your spare room, your financial …

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Work At Home Personal Service, Health and Beauty Jobs

We’ve come up with a list of 50+ work at home jobs that don’t suck.  Want to do health and beauty from home?  We’ve put together all the best jobs …

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Work From Home Admin Jobs

We’ve comprised a list of 50+ work from home jobs that don’t suck. We’ve put together all the best jobs for Australian stay at home mums and rated them by …