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Travel

  • Novotel Newcastle Beach, NSW, Australia

    Hotel Review: Novotel Newcastle Beach Hotel, NSW, Australia

    The perfect Sydney weekend escape or stop on the Sydney to Queensland road trip, Newcastle is an historic city with stunning beaches and delicious food. With family in the area we spend a lot of time in Newcastle, and love staying at our fave hotel in the city, the Novotel Newcastle Beach Hotel. Built inside […] Read more…

  • Big Sur, California

    Incredible Places To Stop On A San Francisco To Los Angeles Road Trip

    Incredible Places To Stop On A San Francisco To Los Angeles Road Trip The San Francisco to Los Angeles road trip down Highway 1 is an iconic drive through some of the most beautiful parts of California. Stretching 442 miles / 711 kms and taking around 8 to 9 hours non-stop to drive, the San Francisco to Los Angeles […] Read more…

Sydney

  • Nubo Play Space Alexandria, Sydney

    18 Rainy Day Activities For Kids in Sydney

    Kids + rainy weather = cabin fever! When it’s too wet for the beach or parks, entertain the junior set with one of these 18 rainy day activities for kids in Sydney. 18 Rainy Day Activities For Kids in Sydney See a movie Is there anything more relaxing than cozying up watching the latest flicks on […] Read more…

  • Domain Creek Playground, Parramatta Park: The best of southwest Sydney for families

    The Best Things To Do In Parramatta And Western Sydney With Kids

    I grew up in Sydney’s South West suburbs, so have spent much of my life in the Parramatta and Western Sydney area. Sydney’s South West and Western suburbs are an incredible mix of history, nature and delicious food, a perfect place to bring up kids or visit for the day. Check out the best things […] Read more…

Australia

  • Novotel Newcastle Beach, NSW, Australia

    Hotel Review: Novotel Newcastle Beach Hotel, NSW, Australia

    The perfect Sydney weekend escape or stop on the Sydney to Queensland road trip, Newcastle is an historic city with stunning beaches and delicious food. With family in the area we spend a lot of time in Newcastle, and love staying at our fave hotel in the city, the Novotel Newcastle Beach Hotel. Built inside […] Read more…

  • Blue Mountains, Australia

    9 Ideas For An Awesome Blue Mountains Day Trip

    Take a day trip from Sydney to the World Heritage-listed Blue Mountains National Park. A quick 90 min drive or two hours by train will take you to a region full of art, history, thriving cafes and spectacular natural beauty. Your Blue Mountains Day Trip awaits! 9 Ideas For A Blue Mountains Day Trip Scenic World and […] 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…