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Master J turns 8

  We’ve been counting down the days until we got to today since forever!  I’m sure we started n the 100′s but at looooooong last, my gorgeous boy has turned 8. Birthdays are such a huge deal when you’re a kid and all you want to do is get to the next one, literally the second […] Read more…

Thermomix Thursday #5 the bread edition

Thermomix Thursday #5 ‘The bread edition’

Last week I visited the Tip Top bakery’s headquarters and got a fascinating insight into how bread is made.  Bread making has always been something that I thought was way beyond my cooking capabilities until I got my thermomix.  Now nothing really daunts me and I’ve tried out some amazing recipes.  I even made this […] Read more…

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Collaroy Beach playground – new and improved

Collaroy Beach playground has got to be my all time favourite on Sydney’s Northern Beaches.  I’m actually not the biggest fan of playgrounds.  After nearly 8 years of pushing kids on swings, trying my best to catch every ‘watch this Mum’ moment, dealing with countless meltdowns and refereeing a few kids ‘scraps’, I am somewhat over them!! […] Read more…

thermie thursday #4 the breakfast edition 1

Thermomix Thursday #4 ‘The breakfast edition’

  I thought I’d start this week off with that Shonky award.  If you hadn’t heard of it before (like me), the ‘Annual Choice Shonky Awards’ are awarded to products or companies that just aren’t cutting the mustard.  It’s not really an award that you’d like to parade around.  Thermomix were award a Shonky this week, […] Read more…

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