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When Mrs Woog Tells You Write, You Write!

I haven't written a personal post in ages, but when blogging legend Mrs Woog tells you to 'ramp it up again' well, you do just that! And I'm starting with a bit of a tirade............. … [Read More...]

Do child actually eat sandwiches at school anymore?

Our Christmas tree came down yesterday. I know right, I'm at least one month ahead of schedule. I'm also stocked up on 24 pairs of white socks, 35 … [Read More...]

11 Batman, DC Comics, Justice League & Superhero Xmas Gift Ideas

Remember balking at the price of licensed products? And instead of getting them you used to buy a cheaper but not-so-cool alternative? Well things … [Read More...]

I Don’t Know Where To Start…

Anyone else have so many things to do they don't know where to start? So instead of starting I'm sitting at the computer and hope it will help me gather my thoughts. Before that I was walking from room-to-room aimlessly, not quite sure which task … [Read More...]

7 Must-Have Wonder Woman Christmas Gift Ideas

The hottest super hero this season is Wonder Woman and I'm delighted the comic world is finally celebrating a strong female character. We're all about 'girls can do anything' in our household. In fact we're also all about 'boys can do anything' - … [Read More...]

It Could Have Been So Much Worse…..

I always get teary this time of year, not sure whether it's just exhaustion from another hectic year or that I'm just a big cry baby. Probably the latter, but I'm okay with that. Today I cried over my daughter's AMAZING school report, where her … [Read More...]

My First Logbook is THE best gift for kids who fly (or have it all)

If you're scratching your head for a gift idea for a child/baby that isn't a soft toy - then why not get them 'My First Logbook'. This is a nifty pocket-sized logbook that you can give to the crew when you board a plane and they'll pass it on to … [Read More...]

In Honour Of My Dad Who Turns 70 Today!

Today my incredible dad turns 70, and because I can't be with him (he's overseas with mum) I thought I'd write a special post in his honour. My dad is someone who has devoted his ENTIRE life to making other people happy. He's worked hard to raise … [Read More...]

Surly School Kids Make Toddler Tantrums Look Like Dancing Unicorns!

Despite having a butt tonne of work I need to get done, I can't seem to get started because of the super crappy start to my day. I'm thinking if I get it off my chest then I'll be able to start the boring job I have to do today, a job that I had … [Read More...]

On Wearing Spiffy DC Comics Characters This Halloween

My blog started out as a light-hearted place where you could have a laugh at my expense, and today I'm going to deliver. Well maybe you'll cringe rather than laugh. But nonetheless I am sharing a photo of myself that the kids LOVE and I, well, … [Read More...]

A Baby In The House Has Caused An Emotional Stir

A storm is about to roll in, the cat is asleep on the kitchen table beside me and in my office my precious 7-month-old niece is sleeping. And it's been an overwhelming experience. Not in the way you think. The jump from 3 to 4 kids isn't that big. … [Read More...]

On Having Lippy Kids

My kids are really hating on me right now, not for anything in particular, just because I'm a killjoy who won't let them rule the roost. What they don't realise is that it's not a popularity contest and they can hate me all they like. I don't care … [Read More...]

Movie World’s New DC Rivals HyperCoaster Packs A Punch!

Hurtling through the Gold Coast skies at 115kp/h in the dark on a roller coaster is not many people's idea of a good time - BUT IT'S MINE! Last week I was invited* to the evening launch of Movie World's DC Rivals HyperCoaster and what a ride … [Read More...]