Author: Baby Hints & Tips


Crumbed baked fish – family friendly recipe

My kids liked the flavour of this dish. They said the texture and the flavour was very nice.
The dish was not heavy, it was a light and tasty meal. Kids like the fresh taste and the parents like the lack of mess and how easy it is to cook.

Healthy foods are treats

How to trick your child into thinking healthy foods are treats

With this generation of children arguably the pickiest eaters in history, most parents know that feeding kids is no easy task. Here are some expert suggestions to make that task easier.


{CRAFT} Make your own fairy garden

Have a little fairy in the family, or want to get the kids more involved in the garden? Why not create a fairy garden?


{RECIPE} Five spice and Mango pork Chops

My kids loved this dish, It was juicy and very tasty. The mango and Pork go so well together. If kids like a juicy meal they will love this dish.


{CRAFT} DIY Playroom Zoo

Is Dad always trying to think of something to make with the kids? Here’s the perfect idea – easy enough for even the clumsiest of DIY Dads.


Easy and Quick Mix Cupcakes

This is a super easy throw-it-all-in recipe and tastes great. Kids and hubby love to take one for morning tea and another after school.

Spring Clean Challenge New Mum’s Helper Checklist

New Mum’s Helper Checklist This Spring Clean Challenge New Mum’s Helper Checklist is a great, practical way to help out a new mum – it can be left on the kitchen …

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{CRAFT} Butterflies

This is a really easy rainy day activity to do with the kids.


{RECIPE} Lemon Meringue Cupcakes

Delicious, light and fluffy these Lemon Meringue Cupcakes are a hit with kids and adults. The best part is they are quick and easy to make. Be warned though, they are so yummy you may not be able to say no.

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Puckababy Wrap – Baby Product Review

Europe’s leading sleepwear brand Puckababy offers a range of luxurious and practical baby wraps, swaddles and sleeping bags. Puckababy’s innovative designs have won several awards and have helped babies all over the world sleep better by making them feel secure and protected.


Pom pom monsters {CRAFT}

These monsters are easy to make and totally adorable!


Expert information about child development

Expert information about child development


Tips to balance work and family

Tips to balance work and family


Kid-proof your relationship

Tips to kid-proof your relationship

Baby Showers

Gifts, Games and Food for Baby Showers

New Parents

Hints and tips for new parents.

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Spring Cleaning + Quinoa Vegetable Slice

I am one of those people who endures winter, waiting (impatiently) for the day the sun breaks through the dark, gloomy clouds and the garden begins to spring to life. Living by the ocean, we love spending time at the beach but getting our bodies sun kissed and sandy is no fun in the cold weather!

Father’s Day Printables

Breakfast Who doesn’t like to have breakfast in bed? The kids can write or draw their own menu, or use the pre-made menu to make it even easier!   Click …

Farm animal cupcakes

These cupcakes are great for birthday parties or even just for a special afternoon tea.

Messy Party

by Tanya For my daughter’s 6th birthday theme we decided on a messy party. The kids and I had so much fun, with many children walking away saying it was …

Baby Inkless Print Kit

Mandy reviews the Baby Inkless Print Kit.

The Book

“I remember vividly being pregnant with my first child and wandering through a bookshop looking for some special books to add to my baby’s room.  It was here that I stumbled across my first ‘baby routine’ bestseller.  As I flicked through the pages, I decided it couldn’t hurt to take it home and educate myself on ways to make the transition to motherhood as smooth as possible…”

{CRAFT} Robot Box Costume

My boy loved his Robot Costume and used it for ages!

Elephant Nursery Artwork DIY {Craft} Idea

I made this artwork for my soon to be born bub. It was easy and fun to make. I chose neutral colours because we don’t know the sex, but you could choose any colours you like.

Tips for buying organic on a budget (and a nourishing vegetable soup)

The more I learn about health and wellbeing, the more important I believe buying organic food for my family to be. Now, that is not to say that this household is 100% organic, because it isn’t, however I am learning to prioritise the items I truly prefer to be as close to their natural state as possible

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{RECIPE} How to avoid Morning Madness and Muesli-in-a-jar

I have found over the years that how I begin my day plays a very important part in how well it goes. Starting each morning in a calm, organised and tidy environment gives me the best chance at things running smoothly all day, but how do we set ourselves up for success? Here are my top tips for keeping the morning madness at bay and starting the day with a smile and a spring in your step.


Contraception Methods

There are so many contraception choices available, and there are pros and cons for all options. The following is some basic, general information about the range of choices available.

Livin’ La Baby Loca

By Lou Kenny It’s a well-established fact amongst people who know me that I am an idiot. One of my greatest hits was the situation now formally known as “Milk …

Goolie goolie dummies – baby product review

Review: The goolie goolie™ product range includes three iconic Australian animals, a Wombat named Bluey, a Kangaroo called Rusty and Banjo the Koala. Each animal has the Australian flag embroidered underfoot. Characters are approximately 12cm long and 38g in weight.


Shoezooz Shoe Labels – Toddler Product Review

Shooeze make knowing which shoe goes where easy!