Finding Dory – The Reef in Real Life

Heart Reef

I looked across to my daughter and gave her thumbs up and a smile before turning back to enjoy the view out the window. The shades of blue were astounding. My daughter and I were on Qantas press trip, and our quest was to explore the reef that inspired the hit film Finding Nemo and […]

Travel First Aid Kit Essentials

camping first aid kit

When we travel, I like to make up my own mini travel first aid kit because I find there are a lot of things I don’t use in the standard kits you can buy. We are going away camping on a long weekend, and we don’t need an extensive first aid kit because it’s not a long […]

Getting Ready for Dubai

Packing Tips - Dubai

I caught up with a friend recently. This friend of mine has travelled extensively all around the world.  “Oh, I love the United Emirates!” she said when I told her about my upcoming trip to Dubai. I can’t quite believe I’m heading there myself! If you missed the first post in this series, you can […]

Whale Watching: Hervey Bay

Crossing the road with kids

Sponsored by Tourism & Events Queensland (S1 Post) It’s a focus for our family to experience nature, in all its wonder and beauty.  There’s a quality bonding that comes with going on adventures together, which I believe is integral when creating a strong family and shaping a childhood full of beautiful memories.  We went on one such adventure […]

A Penny: Economics 101

bali adventure

This series of posts follows Fi and her family as they plan a 6 month family getaway to Uluwatu, Bali. If you want to know more or catch up on previous entries, visit the first post in the series here: Family Tropical Adventure in Bali. Guest post by Fiona from Destination Bali Economics 101 (otherwise known as […]

A Scare: The Highs and the Lows

Design Mom Blog

This series of posts follows Fi and her family as they plan a 6 month family getaway to Uluwatu, Bali. If you want to know more or catch up on previous entries, visit the first post in the series here: Family Tropical Adventure in Bali. Guest post by Fiona from Destination Bali This week has been a […]

The Car Box

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A Car Box that lives in the boot.  So we can get out and about as a family and enjoy amazing adventures at whim. Possible items to include: The Car Box Sturdy box, basket, soft-sided box or sturdy bag: to store everything Batteries: a few different sizes is a good idea Trailer tarp: for picnic rug, […]