Archive of ‘Mummy Inspo’ category

Head to Lot Fourteen these school holidays

By Millie Looker Image Credit :: Lot Fourteen It’s the grooviest, most colourful hub in town — and it’s constantly evolving to create new and exciting events for absolutely everyone to check out! That’s right, we’re talking about Lot Fourteen. It seems like every time we blink, the innovative crew down there have a whole […] Read more…

What’s on in Adelaide these October school holidays

By Em Worthington School holidaaaaaaays… my heart starts beating with a mixture of excitement to spend extra time with my little chooks and MASSIVE anxiety about to how.to.keep.them.entertained for two weeks!! Good news is, there’s options a-plenty. For the outdoorsy kids, the sciencey kids, those who love getting grubby and the ones with a creative […] Read more…

10 WAYS TO EXPLAIN MORNING SICKNESS TO YO’ MAN.

Guest Blog by Belinda Bracale :: Neon Moose Let’s get one thing straight. Morning sickness, despite the name, can last all day. Repeat. All. Fucking. Day. “But how is it called morning sickness if it lasts all day?” – clueless partner. Mic drop. And proceed to bash it over his head. Then mum calls… “Were […] Read more…

Recipe: Menz Friendz Lolly Log

By Laura from Pieces Of Me :: Robern Menz As seen on Season 3 of Adelady TV, Channel Nine. Ingredients (serves 8) 125g butter 50g Menz Friendz SSSSS-Snakes, roughly chopped 50g Menz Friendz MMM-Milk Bottles, roughly chopped 50g Menz Friendz Banana-na-na-nas, roughly chopped 125g sweetened condensed milk 250g malt biscuits, crushed 50g desiccated coconut Method […] Read more…

WIN TWO FULL RANGES OF SKIN CARE PRODUCTS THANKS TO PALILCO BEE COSMETICS!

WIN two full ranges of skin care products thanks to @PalilcoBeeCosmetics to share with your bestie. ** Includes Purifying Cream Cleanser + Hydrating Mist + Clarifying Cleanser Gel + Nail and Cuticle Treatment + Ultra-Hydrating Hand Cream + Balancing Day Cream + Lip Balm.** To enter, jump onto our Instagram, TAG a friend you’d like to share […] Read more…

How to raise your child to be kind

By Jasmin Raddon Centre Manager of The Learning Sanctuary Littlehampton A question that many parents ask themselves when raising their child is, “Once my child reaches the age of independence will they be a thoughtful, compassionate and kind?” This question is often provoked by witnessing their beautiful, angelic cherub enter the toddler years when life […] Read more…

The unknown is the enemy – redundancy sucks

“The Cutlery Wars” by Lisa Bondarenko – Mind Heart Body So the past few days I’ve been trying to get back to “normal”… whatever that means! Up until the middle of this past week I have had my husband home for close to seven months. We were an example of those affected by the current employment economy […] Read more…

WIN $100 Soda Shop Gift Card!

Win $100 Gift Card to spend at Adelaide’s Soda Shop – where fashion pops! To enter, jump on our Instagram, TAG a friend and FOLLOW @sodashoponline and @_Adelady. You can also enter on our Facebook by naming a friend who you think deserves this awesome prize. Photo (above) will be posted on Adelady Instagram + Facebook on Sunday April 3, 2016 and […] Read more…

Dream a little dream…

By Hayley Pearson Once upon a time there was an Adelady who had a passion for sewing and making beautiful things. Her name was Susanna and she lived in a tower in Adelaide’s Eastern suburbs. When she had children​, she decided it was the right time to start her own small business, making gorgeous kid’s homewares and […] Read more…

LET YOUR KIDS BE LITTLE PICASSOS

By Hayley Pearson Pablo Picasso once said, “Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.” As a lover of art and all things creative, I find this quote to be SO true! Art for me as an adult, has helped me through some pretty tough times. […] Read more…

BEST XMAS MOVIES EVER?

By Hayley Pearson Man I love a good Xmas movie! As a kid it was ALWAYS Home Alone. And that wasn’t just because I had an unhealthy crush on Macaulay Culkin — didn’t we all? No? Okay. As an adult, every Xmas Eve we have a family tradition where all my nieces and nephews come over, […] Read more…

ADELAIDE’S BEST KID-FRIENDLY BURGER RESTAURANTS

By Guest Blogger Lauren Hunt – Teacher Types Who doesn’t love a good burger? Trendy and tasty new burger restaurants are popping up all over Adelaide and becoming increasingly popular. But if you have young children, you may be wondering if these establishments are kid-friendly or not before you make a plan to check them […] Read more…

IS YOUR BABY IS GETTING ENOUGH BREASTMILK?

One of the hardest things I found about having a new born was feeding time at the “zoo”. I used to dread this time! It was painful, took sometimes up to two hours and it was so stressful not knowing how much my baby was actually getting. On top of that I had mastitis six […] Read more…

HOST YOUR OWN SUMMER CINEMA PARTY!

By Emkho As the weather heats up in Adelaide we start thinking about all of the gorgeous ways we can celebrate the arrival of our beautiful balmy evenings. A fantastic way to relax and enjoy this time of year is to get your friends and family together by hosting your own cinema in the garden. […] Read more…

Soda and Pop funky girls outfit

Win a Soda and Pop outfit for little ladies! Prize includes:  Kitty Glasses $12 Rockstuds $28 Im a Star Leggings $22 Glitter me Pineapple T $40 To enter, jump onto our Instagram, TAG a friend and LIKE @sodaandpop and @_adelady to be in the running.   You can also enter via our Facebook, by TAGGING a friend […] Read more…

MINUTE MAKEOVERS FOR MUMS

By Stacey Caruso Being in my mid-thirties many of my friends have become wives and mothers and no longer have the time to spend in front of the mirror in the morning. Babies crying, children to get ready for school; gone are the days where it’s all about you — instead it’s all about them! […] Read more…

TOP PARKS IN ADELAIDE FOR KIDS

By Hayley Pearson + Laura Bakhtiarian :: @Picesofme___ We are both “park whores”.  Having 4 kids between us,  together we made a list of our fave parks in South Australia. What did we miss? Hayley and Adelady #3 Laura xx 1. HAZELWOOD PARK — “The Wombat Waterhole” :: Davenport Terrace, Hazelwood 2. HELICOPTER PARK — “The Glover Playground” […] Read more…

5 tips on building self-esteem for kids

By Lisa Bondarenko – Mind Heart Body The early and middle years of a child’s life are the foundation for a positive self-esteem. It’s much easier to build up a child, tween and teen than it is to rebuild and repair an adult. As parents, carers, teachers, mentors, family, we cannot control their world and experiences […] Read more…

Top 10 Activities for Kids Ages 0-5

Are you sick of playing the same games with your kids, day after day? It’s like Groundhog Day! (Except without Bill Murray to make you laugh). I think we all need a little inspiration to mix things up. Who knows, our kids are probably as bored as we are! Meet the wonderful Lauren Hunt. She’s an Early Childhood […] Read more…

HEALTHY WHITE, PINK AND BLUE SMOOTHIES

By Hayley Pearson Okay, this is the easiest, yummiest and most fun-looking smoothie I ever did see. My 3-year-old and I love this one! It’s super healthy, no ice cream, no milk, no added sugar. INGREDIENTS Frozen blueberries (1 handful) Frozen raspberries (1 handful) Frozen or fresh banana (1 medium) Vanilla yoghurt (3 dessert spoons)   […] Read more…