Top 10 Kids Toys for Christmas 2013

Flying Penguin Top 10 Toys for Christmas 2013

A few weeks back I had the delightful opportunity to skip outside after dark and go and visit my favourite Sydney toy shop, Flying Penguin, for a glass of bubbles and a chance to preview their Top 10 toys for Christmas. Based in Newtown, Flying Penguin stock an awesome array of toys for kids, a […]

Party Fatigue and a Rocket Cake for Master 3

Rocket Cake Inspiration

So in my mothers group, yes, we still keep up, Felix is the 2nd last birthday of 14 or so kids. This isn’t a big deal except for March/April cake-fest where our weekends are spent shuffling said toddler from one party to the next. By the time his comes around, everyone (including me) has party fatigue.

Where I go to be alone

Breakfast at cornersmith in Marrickville

As a single person in the innerwest, I loved that I could still feel alone, even with dozens of people around me. Now, as a working mum, I rarely get time to myself. When I do, I go to a few special places that help me rekindle that me-time enthusiasm.

October long weekend wrap up

Home made bread - pixelsnpieces.com

Life has changed ALOT since our son rocked up and long weekends take a different pace, here’s a little behind the scenes look at how this one panned out.

A Bee themed birthday party

Bee Party styled by pixelsnpieces.com

I’d like to tell you the story of my sons bee themed birthday party. It’s where I started with the fun cakes, and started lusting over styled childrens party. When I asked my 22 month son what kind of a cake he wanted, he immediately said “mmm. a beeeeeee cake. buzzzzzz”. Eager to please (and […]