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HOW TO PUT TOGETHER A BEAUTIFUL BABY SHOWER GIFT BOX

JULY 11, 2016 BY CHAMPAGNE AND GUMBOOTS (BIG THANK YOU TO YOU!!) Baby fever is running rampant. I swear it was only yesterday when we announced that we were pregnant, the first in our group of friends at the time. Now though? My god babies are everywhere! It’s fabulous of course but it does beg the question ‘What am I going to buy for a Baby Shower gift”! Now when it was just a close friend of ours that announced their baby news I [...]

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POP YA TOT JOINS AVIDIVA FAMILY :)

  WELCOME POP YA TOT!! We’re super excited to announce that we are now home to the beautiful handmade baby clips from POP YA TOT! These clips are the most on trend around, and eco-friendly too, each made with love from painted wooden beads and styled into a super useful accessory for your bub! Never lose a toy, teether, soother or pacifier again… clip to bub, the pram, the car seat. Pair with a 100% rubber soother from Natursutten (as in the pic!), and you’ve [...]

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KICKEE PANTS GIVEAWAY!

*GIVEAWAY NOW ENDED* We’ve been lucky enough to be featured as the very FIRST #kickeeshop!! The super popular brand of baby and kids clothing has been a hit in the U.S since they started their home business in their garage :) It’s now grown into a wonderful world of bamboo clothing,  celebrating little cuties and always coming up with the best designs to keep fun and innocence at heart! We’re launching KicKee Pants in Australia and so very excited to be bringing [...]

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KICKEE PANTS FANTASIES & FAIRYTALES

KICKEE PANTS – FANTASIES AND FAIRYTALES We’re so excited to be launching the latest Kickee Pants collection, Fantasies & Fairytales! Pre-orders are now open and all items will be shipped as soon as we receive them (this could be any day now as window for delivery is mid-April to mid-May!) Kickee Pants are a fun loving brand, made of the softest bamboo which feels so good against your little one’s skin (and yours!). We are super proud to be launching this in [...]

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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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