Baby Led Weaning is the easiest, cheapest and simplest way to wean your baby onto solids. This is especially great when your family is out and about, on holiday or traveling with babies and toddlers. … More 5 Reasons Why Baby Led Weaning Is Great For Traveling Families
Mount Cook is iconic of new Zealand, standing tall in the Southern Alps on the South Island. Given the choice, is it better to visit or Summer or Winter? … More When Should You Visit Mount Cook? Summer or Winter?
With a population of only 4 million, New Zealand is definitely lacks the vast web of roads more densely populated countries, like the UK, have. There are 3 major roads traversing the North Island, one along each coast and one up the middle. They connect top and bottom and middle too, but it definitely makes … More 5 Most Interesting Roads You Can Drive On New Zealand’s North Island
If you are a bit of a Lord of the Rings fanatic, then you already know that the famous movie trilogy was filmed in New Zealand. Film Locations are dotted all over both Islands. It’s easy to see why as you explore more and more of New Zealand, as this beautiful country has plenty of … More ‘You Shall Not Pass’ Without Visiting These LOTR Attractions Around Wellington
Isolation and motherhood can go hand in hand, especially if you’re a new mum whose friends are predominantly childless, or a mum who’s moved town, or like me, moved country. staying at home with a baby is tough. It can be very lonely and the days can seem extremely monotonous. They don’t have to be … More 5 Easy and Cheap Ways to Make Mum Friends
I recently went to a wedding. It was a small, intimate affair for one of Gav’s oldest friends, and he was the best man. The bride looked stunning in her elegant lace gown and the groom looked very smart in his suit. But most of all they both looked thrilled to be married. The intimate … More What is Home to an Expat
Kaitoke Regional Park and Rivendell Film location is a brilliant outing for families of all ages. We spent a morning exploring the native bush followed by a lovely picnic and a stroll around Rivendell Film Location. It was a great family outing for us, we were back for the boys to have their afternoon naps, … More Visiting Rivendell and Kaitoke Reigional Park with Kids