3 Easy and Nutritious Toddler Snacks

~ Wednesday 26th July 2017 ~

toddler face eating snack

I was very excited at the opportunity to team up with the guys at Indigo Herbs try out some of their yummy organic ingredients. Lila is 19 months now and has been eating big people foods from day 1 of our weaning journey. We did a combo of baby led weaning and soft foods like yoghurt or porridge. Even though... View Article

Transition from cot to bed – my lil girl is not a baby anymore

~ Friday 7th July 2017 ~

toddler transition cot to bed

Last night, we reached another milestone. Lily slept in her big girl bed for the first time. I cried a little bit, because my baby is not a baby anymore. After returning from our holiday, we are back to our usual bed time routine. I noticed the toddler has been foregoing bedtime story time and started climbing into her cot.... View Article

My Signature Tomato Mozzarella Salad

~ Sunday 25th June 2017 ~

Tomato Mozarella Basil Salad

This delicious tomato mozzarella salad is my ultimate summer go to salad. I call it my signature salad, because I keep going back to it time and time again. You can have it as a side, or bring it along if you’re invited to a BBQ. It’s refreshing, tasty and a family favourite.   Here’s what you need for the... View Article

Gluten – Free Eating in Croatia

~ Monday 19th June 2017 ~

stuffed calamari

Due to having an underactive thyroid and irregular IBS flare ups, my eating habits are swinging more to a gluten free ( sometimes dairy free)  way of eating. It makes me feel better and my skin looks miles better. Traditionally, Croatia hasn’t had much love for people who eat differently. I can see though that this is slowly changing and... View Article

What’s in my Baby Beach Bag?

~ Friday 16th 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

Instapot Cherry Glazed Pulled Pork

~ Wednesday 14th June 2017 ~

pulled pork maple glaze cherry visnjevaca

On our family holiday to Croatia, my auntie gave us a bottle of Višnjevača, Traditionally, Croats make all sorts of home brews, with fresh herbs, honey, plums, pears or sour cherries. So, I put together an easy pulled pork recipe, which you can use in burgers, fajitas, or on its own with a side of sweet potato fries. I love... 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

Real Talk: What You don’t see behind the scenes

~ Wednesday 7th June 2017 ~

baby feet

You know, all I wanted was to take a cute black and white photo of my baby’s feet. Easy, no? Hell. No. It was only because I noticed how big her tootsies had gotten lately. Just as I got my phone out to take a photo, sweetly reminiscing about the time when her little feet nuzzled perfectly between my thumb... View Article

Exploring Croatia with Kids: Baska Voda

~ Saturday 3rd June 2017 ~

Baska Voda Sea Side

I have visited this picturesque little seaside town many times during my childhood and it was always my dream to come back here and experience it again with my family. Long stretches of dreamy beaches, crystal clear water, evening walks along the riva and gelato.  After hiking our way through 4 national parks (Plitvice Lakes, Paklenica, Telašćica, and Krka) we were... View Article