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WHEN IT’S NOT ALL SUNSHINE & RAINBOWS

Some days we are sunshine and rainbows. Some days we are dreaming big. Our middle name is optimism and we are full of no regrets. We love these days, they make us feel good. Content. Motivated. On our game. This is who we love to be, and who we wish we could be every single day… But not all days are created equal. Some days we just aren’t feeling the love, ambitions seem too great, and the thought of [...]

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MUM FILLS GAP FOR ECO-FRIENDLY KIDS

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WORK AT HOME MUM – TODDLER STYLE!

Being a stay at home Mum in a remote WA town sang out as a great time to venture into the online world. I loved being mummy but also craved my own time, a little bit of ‘me’, my own project to work on… I looked into starting up my own online business but knowing I wasn’t exactly time rich, decided to see what was already out there. What could I build on, get my hands stuck into, and [...]

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FEEDING LIKE A CHAMPION

WHAT A DIFFERENCE A YEAR MAKES – FEEDING LIKE A CHAMPION A year ago yesterday we brought our little boy home from hospital. Born a little too early at 30 weeks, we spent 83 days in NICU with him and, like most mummas, have had a rollercoaster of a feeding journey. Every day we struggle with feeding, whether it’s a breastfeed, a bottle, a sippy cup or solid foods… but looking back over the year, I’m so proud of what [...]

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5 NEW YEAR FEEL GOOD FOOD HACKS FOR BUSY MUMS

5 NEW YEAR FEEL GOOD FOOD HACKS FOR BUSY MUMS. So here it is, a New Year! Full of ambition and unknown adventure. After the fun and frolics of the festive season, it’s a great time to reflect and refocus. Many of us think about how we want to better ourselves, better our relationships, better our children… While we’re feeling energised and ready to face the year ahead, don’t forget about ‘you’. Not you as a mum. Or a [...]

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ROCKY ROAD!

Making a rocky road out of leftover Christmas treats is a great way to use up all the sugar in the house – and then ration out, or take over to the rellies! It’s also super fun for the kids to gather all their Christmas goodies and get messy in the kitchen! Below is the basic recipe – this is what I used to make the rocky road pictured. If you really want to go all out and use EVERYTHING up [...]

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eat like a cow breastfeeding diet

EAT LIKE A COW BREASTFEEDING DIET

Eat Like A Cow Breastfeeding Diet… yep, this really is the advice I got when feeding my little boy in the NICU. Born premmie, it was so important for us to establish breastfeeding and work on this as a way to make him stronger, healthier, and get him out of there!! This was so very tough, tiring and draining… expressing, attempting feeding, bottle tops ups, you name it. But ‘EAT LIKE A COW MUMMA’, kinda made me giggle during [...]

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New to avidiva collection

FOR THE LOVE OF THE RICE CRACKER

8 month old only eats rice crackers – yep, that’s me and my mealtime fun at the moment! The only thing keeping me going is knowing that he really won’t be 20 and STILL only eating rice crackers (will he!?)  Hi all you lovely mummas, I’m Caroline, the owner of Avidiva… this gorgeous online organic baby boutique. I spend my days researching and sourcing new products in between looking after my playful but demanding one year old. Being a premmie baby [...]

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PUTTING PEN TO PAPER…

We’re super proud to be official contributors to LittleOne Magazine! LittleOne is all about REAL life, REAL parenthood, and REAL things. Whilst being just a little bit beautiful too :) They’re showcasing the most gorgeous products along with a heap of ideas to inspire and maybe even help a little! There’s no pressure, no judging, no over opinionated articles… they’re just sharing experiences, sharing what works for different mummas, and letting you decide whether to take it or leave it! We [...]

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