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Travel

  • East Hotel Canberra + Agostinis Restaurant Australia

    East Hotel Canberra + Agostinis Restaurant

    The very instagrammable East Hotel is our fave place to stay in Canberra. It’s a vibrant, contemporary, very artsy hotel, in the perfect location for a stay in our nation’s capital. Located only 2.3 km from Parliament House and 2.9 km from the National Gallery of Australia, the East Hotel is what I would class […] Read more…

  • Bishop's Court Estate, Bathurst, NSW, Australia

    Bishop’s Court Estate: A Luxury Stay in Bathurst

    A stay at the Bishop’s Court Estate is like spending the night at the house of a friend. If your friend lived in a luxurious, historic mansion, that is. Built in 1870 as the home of the first Anglican Bishop, Bishops Court Estate is a two-storey Victorian mansion that has been exquisitely restored to its […] Read more…

Sydney

  • Tinkerbell and the Dream Fairies

    Tinkerbell and the Dream Fairies

    “I can see a fairy!” the children scream as a pair of wingers flutter through the trees. We are sitting on a picnic blanket in Sydney’s Royal Botanic Garden waiting for the performance of Tinkerbell and the Dream Fairies: Adventure to Bubble Land to begin. The stage is the lawn in front of us, a fitting […] Read more…

  • Beauty and the Beast High Tea and Stay at the Sofitel Sydney Wentworth

    Beauty and the Beast High Tea and Stay at the Sofitel Sydney Wentworth

    A tale as old as time has captured the imagination of a new generation. I never thought when I sat down to watch Beauty and the Beast in a movie theatre in 1991 that 16 years later I would be sharing the same classic experience with my own daughter. The Sofitel Sydney Wentworth hotel is heritage-listed […] Read more…

Writing

  • The School Run Blogging Rut: A Day In The Life of a WFH Mum

    The School Run Blogging Rut: A Day In The Life of a WFH Mum

    This year has a big one in our family with the little one starting full time kindergarten. I had been thinking this change would actually lead to an increase in my productivity as I’d have two extra days to work, but something quite the opposite has happened. It turns out that five straight days, week […] Read more…

  • A Day in The Life of a WHF Freelance Writer/Blogger and Mum

    My excellent friend Jayne at Girl Tweets World recently wrote this hilarious look at a day in the life of a non-travelling travel blogger. I absolutely love peeks into people’s lives, especially when they are as funny as Jayne is. While Jayne and my jobs are fairly similar (we are both WFH writers/bloggers), thinking about how […] Read more…

Family

  • Vaucluse House Egg-cellent Easter Trail via christineknight.me

    Vaucluse House Egg-cellent Easter Trail

    This year we spent Easter Sunday at the beautiful, historic Vaucluse House, taking part in their Egg-cellent Easter Trail. The event is held on Easter Sunday each year, towards the back of the estate, on one of their huge lawn areas. $17 per child gets you a trail map, four activities, and an Easter treat […] Read more…

  • The Great CP Easter Egg Hunt via christineknight.me

    The Great Centennial Park Easter Egg Hunt

    Ahhhhh Easter, the chocolate holiday is here again! In our household, we like to celebrate chocolate over the Easter long weekend, as well as spending as much time as we can with family and friends. This year we finally made it to the Great Centennial Park Easter Egg Hunt. It’s a great, active day out […] Read more…