Life&Style

What’s in my Baby Beach Bag?

~ Wednesday 14th June 2017 ~


baby beach bag

I used to worry a whole lot about what to take to the beach with baby: How many nappies, what is an UV tent and can you breastfeed a baby on the beach?! A year on, and the toddler is toddling a whole lot more, while the content of said baby beach bag haven’t changed much at all. Family Beach... View Article

A crunchy mums guide to mozzie bites

~ Sunday 11th June 2017 ~


echeveria pot

I think I must have a giant neon sign on my forehead that says “eat me” because come summer, I turn into a human lunch buffet for Mosquitos. I have tried everything. You name it, I’ve tried it. From bracelets, to plug ins to sprays. As a mum, I want to stay away from harsh chemicals as much as possible.... View Article

How to enjoy the sunshine with your little ones – the Croat way

~ Wednesday 24th May 2017 ~


baby on beach

Its no secret, Croats have really nice tans. Having 108 days of sunshine per year certainly helps. Growing up, my nana would run after me with a bottle Olive oil trying to convince me to apply it to my skin, ‘so you can have a nice tan like your cousins, you are so white. Like a cheese”. Good old nana... View Article

Why I Repacked My Hospital Bag Last Minute

~ Friday 11th November 2016 ~


Last night I was sorting through some baby clothes when I found the packing list I wrote for the hospital bag. During the last few weeks of pregnancy, I had developed an obsession of cleaning and rearranging the house. Nesting, or craziness? Its a fine line. Few days before the big day, I had suddenly felt the urge to empty... View Article

The Baking Soda Hack

~ Sunday 25th September 2016 ~


The Baking Soda hack aka how I fight the grease monkey. So what’s the Baking Soda hack you might ask. My Croatian nana was always full of wisdom, especially when it came to handy little tips and tricks using what she had lying around at home. She could make up a cake out of a handful of flour and oil... View Article

Writing Your Story

~ Sunday 28th August 2016 ~


I have always had a dream of becoming a writer. I love stories. I can listen to them for hours. Diving into fantastic worlds of fictional or non fictional characters and let them come alive in front of my eyes. I also love sharing stories, the best stories I know are the ones that happen to you and me day... View Article