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Gluten Free, Nut Free, Homemade Muesli Bar Recipe

Gluten Free, Nut Free, Homemade Muesli Bar Recipe

Happy March lovelies! Here it is… Gluten Free, Nut Free, Homemade Muesli Bar Recipe! Can you believe it? There’s only 297 days until Christmas!! Yaaayyy…!??? Yeah, OK even I think it might be a bit early to start thinking along those lines. One thing I do think about, pretty much constantly though is food, not much of a surprise, is it? But I have to say, I am as much an eater as I am a cooker/baker. My number 1 pain point [...]

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Yoga: My Saving Grace Since Having A Baby

Yoga: my saving grace since having a baby.  Six months ago I had my daughter Rebecca. A joyful and curious little creature, it’s fair to say that she now lights up my world! I love spending my days singing, playing peekaboo, walking, baking and socialising with her. Just one look at her smile makes my heart sing. And I’ve discovered a creative side in myself that I thought I’d long ago buried (need a handmade gift card? Make your [...]

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My start to motherhood as a premmie mum

My start to motherhood as a premmie mum

My start to motherhood as a premmie mum… I always thought that if a baby was born before her due date that once she reached 40 weeks she’d be fine, all sorted, caught up, fully cooked! Maybe spend a bit of time in one of those lovely cosy incubators, just to stay warm. Hmmmm, I was so wrong. This is SO NOT the case! I presume I’m not the only one out there who was this naïve, who really had [...]

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Non Toxic Living

Non Toxic Living. 4 Easy Toxin Free Alternatives from the Low Tox Fox.

Non Toxic Living. 4 Easy Toxin Free Alternatives from the Low Tox Fox. We have been taking some time to reflect on our little journey, and got chatting with Amy from the Low Tox Fox about hers! She’s made a huge lifestyle change over the years, and bit by bit replaced her chemical laden household products with toxin free, natural alternatives. Amy is nourishing her body after years of suffering from endometriosis, going through many surgeries, and has found that living [...]

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Easy Peasy Toddler Friendly Chicken Nuggets Recipe

Easy Peasy Toddler Friendly Chicken Nuggets

Hi folks, it’s Stacey here from Champagne & Gumboots… and I’ve got another fab (and seriously easy) recipe for you today. Easy Peasy Toddler Friendly Chicken Nuggets Recipe. In fact, I’m even a little embarrassed to call it a recipe because it’s so dang simple. But on those days when it’s just all too hard and the kids don’t want to eat what you’ve put down in front of them, you can whip out these little nuggets and be guaranteed [...]

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Breastfeeding is a tough gig

Breastfeeding is a tough gig

Breastfeeding is a tough gig, hey?! For any mama who has birthed a child… we salute you. To then educate yourself, attempt the art, and maybe even then persevere with the ups and downs of breastfeeding… amazing. All along with the anxiety, worry, sleepless nights, sleepless days, and often loneliness that comes with the title of ‘mum’. Mums… ‘A brave a fearless group of women’. Damn right! We would love to introduce you to the lovely Jessica, a brave and [...]

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how do you travel with a toddler

How do you travel with a toddler?!

How do you travel with a toddler?! Looking back on 2016… I think we were bonkers. I know we were, and still are to be honest!! In just two short months we had two overseas trips planned… not just quick sneaky trips either. Two biggies. One all the way to France, and the other to Portugal. One in June. One in August. Both for weddings. Both unmissable ‘wedding of the year’ type weddings. One for Ben’s sister, and one for my [...]

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Australian Chia Breakfast

Australian Grown Chia 101

Australian Grown Chia 101 Chia Seeds. You are probably sprinkling it all over your salad , or blending it with your favourite smoothie already. Or, you may be thinking…. hmm… Chia what?!! So here we go, your Australian Grown Chia 101. These little seeds of goodness have been referred to as super foods and wonder seeds, and rightly so! Chia seeds contain the highest combined nutrition of dietary fibre, omega 3, protein and antioxidants from any plant source. That is one pretty [...]

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Cauliflower Mac and Cheese Recipe

Cauliflower Mac and Cheese Recipe… (just eat some damn vegetables)!!

Cauliflower Mac and Cheese Recipe Hiya folks, it’s Stacey here from Champagne & Gumboots again! I’m also known as Avidiva’s resident cook, blogger extraordinaire, champagne lover (obviously), sometimes yoga aficionado, country girl, wife and probably most importantly, MUM!!! Lately, as you may be able to tell from my rather frustrated intonation, I am a little bit sick of hearing the word Mum and No. Actually, I’m more sick of hearing NO than any other noise or sound on earth at the [...]

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Prepare my body for pregnancy

HELP! How do I prepare my body for pregnancy??

How do I prepare my body for pregnancy? A frequently asked question, an often wondered thought… we’re here to help fill in some gaps! Over the last few months, we’ve had the pleasure of chatting to the lovely Tami! When pregnant with her little boy, Mase, like many of us, she googled for all the answers (to all the questions!) and realised that there wasn’t one set, go to place for all things ‘pregnancy’. Looking for advice on how [...]

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