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FREE PRINTABLE - Mushroom Nature Study

FREE PRINTABLE - Mushroom Nature Study

September 14 2019
This free printable mushroom nature study is designed as an early introduction to the parts of th...
Nature Play September Tool Kit

Nature Play September Tool Kit

August 30 2019
Nature Play September Tool Kit If you are joining in with Nature Play September or just love n...
Owl Mask Printable

Owl Mask Printable

August 8 2019
I am always so impressed by nature masks they look beautiful and are so much fun to create   I'm...
Nature Play Collection Egg Carton – Free Printable

Nature Play Collection Egg Carton – Free Printable

August 8 2019
Do you have a child that likes to collect? I do. Oskar keeps collections of all sorts of bits an...
Instagram Play Planner

Instagram Play Planner

September 4 2018
Do you play on Instagram? We do and we are loving it but I needed to help myself keep track of w...
Nature Play July – Prompt List

Nature Play July – Prompt List

July 28 2018
It’s happening again! That’s right we had such a blast with Nature Play May that we are running ...
DIY Colourful Wooden Easter Eggs

DIY Colourful Wooden Easter Eggs

March 14 2018

This week in the shop these wooden Easter eggs arrived. They come in a little basket and there are twelve eggs in the set. Perfect for an Easter Egg hunt without the sugar high. They look lovely in the raw wooden form but I thought it might be fun to have a play around with painting […]

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Valentine’s Day Sensory Oats Recipe

Valentine’s Day Sensory Oats Recipe

February 14 2018

Valentine’s Day is here which means time for a fun play-based post with a quick and easy recipe for colouring sensory oats. These coloured oats make a great addition to sensory play setups.  I dyed our oats bright red and made up a Valentine’s themed play table for Oskar. I added some red roses (de thorned of course), […]

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This is why I gave my one-year-old dirt for his birthday

This is why I gave my one-year-old dirt for his birthday

January 18 2018

I bought my baby a tonne of dirt for his first birthday. To be exact, it was organic soil mixed with manure (fancy) and we had it dumped in a giant pile in the middle of our backyard. Oh, yeah. Happy birthday kid! But before you rush to get me that pooey parent award, stay […]

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Volun-what ism?

Volun-what ism?

July 26 2017

Volunteer + Tourism = Voluntourism. I didn’t even know this was a thing until about 5 years ago when I was researching our honeymoon to Cambodia. I wanted to visit and help at an orphanage whilst we were over there and I remember chatting to Rob about it. I was looking into how we could […]

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Sami Bop – The Makers Story

Sami Bop – The Makers Story

May 4 2017

  One of the very cool bonuses of having a handmade shop is that you are in contact with so many inspiring creative people. The effect of this is that you become emotionally invested in them, in their stories and in their creations. When customers in the shop ask where is this from ? Is […]

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Baby Friendly Blue Mountains Coffee Spots

Baby Friendly Blue Mountains Coffee Spots

March 3 2017

My favourite family friendly coffee spots in the Blue Mountains Okay it’s happening you are dressed. Baby is dressed and has a clean nappy. For now. You’re headed out for a coffee, fresh air, 5 minutes of adult conversation but most importantly COFFEE. Or as I like to call new-mum-life-sustaining-drinky-drinky-give-me-more. Back to the point. Where are you […]

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