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7 expert wardrobe organising secrets you’ll want to steal

When it comes to amazing wardrobes, you’d be forgiven for thinking these are a fantasy – much like Carrie’s to-die-for closet from the Sex and the City movie. Think again. With a little styling and time putting a good organising system in place, you too can have a wardrobe that …

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10 Tips to Help Relieve Teething Babies and Toddlers

by Claire Behrmann, founder of Jellystone Designs If little ones came with a manual, life would be so much easier and the whirling of the mind going ‘What is going on right now?!’ would be quiet. Teething is another special gem of child rearing that will keep you on your …

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Sweet Potato, Quinoa and Avocado Salad with Lemon Dressing

by Courtenay Perks, Whole Vegan Pantry I don’t often share my salads, but I’m always eating veggies. I literally can’t get enough. Nuts for the veg. So here’s the recipe for my Sweet Potato, Quinoa and Avocado Salad with Lemon Dressing. // Ingredients Salad 1 cup quinoa 2 cups water 3 …

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6 gorgeous mama-approved gift ideas for little ones

Ho, ho, ho! Yep, it’s beginning to feel a lot like Christmas is just around the corner. Before you freak out and scratch your head trying to find gorgeous gifts for all of the little ones in your life, take a breath. We’ve done the hard work for you. When it …

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7 questions with The Goat Skincare co-creator, Tijana Desancic

From a simple solution to help deal with childhood eczema to the global business it is today, co-creator Tijana Desancic has been there since The Goat Skincare’s birth. Way before “natural” was having the moment it is today, Sally Desancic was looking for a drug-freeway to treat her daughter Ivana’s eczema. …

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The lowdown on optimal foetal positioning and exercising for birth

by Ariel Blyth, founder of The Mumma Movement Natural birth is the best possible outcome from a psychophysical (physical and emotional) and social perspective for mother and child. The mission of The Mumma Movement is to prepare mothers for natural birth with the knowledge that her baby is an active participant …

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What everyone needs to know about PND

by Heather Lindsay, a parenting coach who runs an eight-week PND Recovery Program at Blissed Out Mums November 11 to 18 is  PANDA Week (perinatal anxiety and depression awareness). One in five mums suffer from perinatal anxiety and depression. That’s 20%. That’s huge! By definition, it stands for depression or anxiety that occurs during …

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Delicious vegan tandoori wraps

by Courtenay Perks, Whole Vegan Pantry These tandoori wraps have made their way into my heart, and belly 🌯🌯🌯 Make them for your lover or bestie for lunch, wrap it and send it with love #becute 🌯🌶🍠 Serves: 4 Sauce 1 tbsp organic cold-pressed olive oil 4 cloves fresh garlic, chopped …

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5 surprising benefits of being busy

by Jo Burgess, mama and creator of family calendar and organisation app, Life Sorted While you may associate “being busy” with feeling frantic, exhausted or overwhelmed, there are many surprising benefits that come with keeping busy, too! However, there’s a fine line between “calm and organised busy” versus the frantic, “I-left-my-wallet-in-the-fridge” kinda …

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10 of the best-dressed mamas at Melbourne Cup Carnival

Well that’s a wrap on “the race that stops the nation” for another year. And mamas, were there some mighty fine race looks trackside this week at all the important race meetings that make up Melbourne Cup Carnival, which runs from November 3 to 10. From the monochrome beauties at …