Sydney

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    Octonauts Live! Operation Reef Shield

    If you have a preschooler, likely you know exactly who the Octonauts are, too. The popular TV show (it’s one of the 10 most watched TV shows in Australia) has been teaching kids about the importance of ocean conservation since it began airing on television two years ago. The Octonauts are a team of eight […] Read more…

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    Chur Burger: Sydney’s Best Burgers, Surry Hills

    I love burgers. LOVE burgers. In fact, the last meat I ate before I gave up all kinds of meat for good was a hamburger. I wasn’t sure I could be a vegetarian when I loved burgers so very much, but after much searching and sampling, I’ve been finding the best vegetarian burgers in various […] Read more…

Family

  • Parenting in Zurich

    Parenting Around The World: Zurich, Switzerland

    I’m starting a new parenting series today: a view into what life is like for parents around the world. My first parent is Thien Lan Weber, a French-born Vietnamese native professional (and blogger!), who, after living in Australia for 12 years, recently moved to Zurich, Switzerland, with her husband, Emmanuel, and their two sons (aged three and […] Read more…

  • Camp Quality

    Camp Quality: Helping Kids With Cancer

    This is a break from my regular “things to do” type of content. I wanted to give a shout out to a wonderful charity, Camp Quality, an organisation that helps kids living with cancer. They have a range of family support programs, hospital programs, and educational and recreational programs that are aimed at creating a better life […] Read more…

Travel

  • Surfers Paradise, Queensland

    Travel Guide: The Gold Coast With Kids

    As a child, most summers my family made a trek to Surfers Paradise on the Gold Coast for our annual holiday. I have great memories of wandering up and down the boardwalk, playing in the sand and going to the theme parks. Surfers Paradise and the Gold Coast in general are still great destinations for families […] Read more…

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    Surfers Paradise Marriot Resort & Spa: Queensland’s Best Kid-Friendly Hotels

    When you have a three year old, your holidays are a little different than they were pre-kid. My needs in accommodation, for instance, have changed significantly. What I now look for is a fantastic pool, close proximity to the beach if we’re on the coast, a suite of some kind so we can close the […] Read more…