Are Baby Showers different for Millennial Mums?
Aug17

Are Baby Showers different for Millennial Mums?

Are baby showers different for millennial mums? Sydneymum was delighted to be invited to the BabyLove Baby Shower event this week at the QT Lounge in Sydney centre. The event combined a preview of BabyLove’s new Baby Shower App, that ‘will put planning a baby shower in the palm of your hand’ (due for release at the end of the month) with 2 experts: midwife Cath Curtin (Rebecca Judd’s midwife) and Jodie Turner of The...

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Indoor activities to do with kids in Sydney
Jun15

Indoor activities to do with kids in Sydney

To mix up our posts up a bit and with school holidays around the corner, Sharon and I thought we would share our favourite places to take the kids. We were asked by Air BnB to collaborate for a Sydney Insider Guide book and so here are 10 activities we came up with. As always, if you can think of any others please feel free to leave a comment and share them. https://www.airbnb.ie/things-to-do/insider-guidebook/502   Share...

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First aid tips and advice with Nexcare
May16

First aid tips and advice with Nexcare

Diana Cornall, Nexcare’s Senior Brand Manager, gives us some tips and advice on how to fix our kids bumps and bruises. What are the basic tools that should be in an ‘essential first aid pack’ when out and about on family outings? If you think about what needs to be used when one of the kid’s falls and grazes themselves, for example, CLEAN, DRY, APPLY – you need to clean the wound, dry the site and apply the...

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What to do, and not, today
Jan26

What to do, and not, today

As I read the numerous arguments and see a positive ground swell to Change The Date, I’ve not been not sure what do today.  Previously, I’ve organised a game of cricket and a picnic at a local park with friends featuring ‘80’s cricket moustaches, sausages, and lamingtons. It’s become our tradition on this day many know as Australia Day.   Many people, including the girls who became the poster for Aussie outrage and racist slurs...

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1,2,3,4 Hi-5
Dec16

1,2,3,4 Hi-5

Whose little ones remember Hi-5? Sydney Mum had the pleasure of meeting new 5 fresh new faces of Hi-5 2017 at Channel 9 Studios and what a great bunch of talented young people. Chosen from more than 450 hopefuls Shay, Joe, Bailey, Lachie and Courtney (from right to left) are ready to enter the lives of our little ones again bringing music, movement, problem solving and play along with smiles and love to every household. Not forgetting...

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Giveaway: Family Pass to see Wonders of the World
Dec16

Giveaway: Family Pass to see Wonders of the World

We have a pass for a family to see the world these school holidays and some seriously good Lego. Ryan ‘The Brickman” McNaught is coming to Sydney with his  Lego exhibition “Wonders of the World” featuring  some of mankind’s most amazing achievements from all over the globe made out of everyone’s favourite play thing. This fully interactive experience takes visitors on a historical, storytelling journey through time with more than 50...

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$20M To Boost Opportunities For Women In Business
Aug13

$20M To Boost Opportunities For Women In Business

Five of Australia’s top business schools have struck a landmark accord to address the worrying gender gap in business education. The network of schools has committed to raising $20 million in funding to attract 320 new female candidates into MBA programs over the next three years. The network will match an employers contribution, up to 50% of the value of the degree. The network of schools has committed to raising $20 million in...

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Private Sunshine
Aug29

Private Sunshine

“Our favourite song du jour is Ashley Slater’s ‘Private Sunshine’. Ava loves this to bits and will stand next to the speakers and sing along – my private sunshine…”  Sydney Mum, Mel Moore Private Sunshine Share this:FacebookTwitterGoogleEmailPinterestRedditMorePrintLinkedInLike this:Like...

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Central Coast Mama
Aug15

Central Coast Mama

This is such a great sound but what’s not to love about a banjo? Here’s the official blurb from: http://www.thelittlehillbillies.com/ Multi-ARIA award winner, chart-topper and mother of two Kasey Chambers is set to release an exciting new project – an album of family friendly songs recorded with father Bill Chambers (Poppa Bill) and the Little Hillbillies plus a gorgeous children’s book entitled ‘Little...

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Sydney Park
Aug14

Sydney Park

I’m in love! Sydney Park, located on Sydney Park Rd, St Peters (up the road from Newtown), has it all. Rolling hills, nature walks, bike paths, playing fields, a fantastic playground which encourages exploration in plenty of shade. It has a great sandpit, an essential and very good coffee shop, clean toilets, BBQ areas and ample parking.                  What is also really cool is the kid’s bike track. Set out like a mini road...

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