The 6 Fashion Items I’m Wearing on High Rotation This Winter

What I'm wearing on high rotation this Winter

So Winter dressing is getting a bit ho hum right about now. In Melbourne, with our Winter starting early this year, it's been cold for nearly 3 months already. And there's a fair way to go - two months of "official" Winter plus the gradual defrosting that is Spring. So while I might long for warmer weather and the clothes that accompany it, the reality is that Winter is here to … [Read more...]

My Mid Year Stocktake – July 2015


I can't quite believe we are just over halfway through 2015. Can you? Increasingly I'm repeating that old cliche: wow, doesn't the time fly? But it's never been truer for me. In fact, even routine, run of the mill days seem to fly by. The kids keep getting taller. (The other day Mr 7  told me earnestly that now he is 7, he has outgrown his single bed).  The Tooth Fairy hardly … [Read more...]

What to Wear to a Family Photo Shoot Part 1 – Tips from Professional Photographers


Little Red Photography So you've found a date that suits and booked that professional photographer for that family photo shoot you've been planning for ages. Tick. Now the day is almost upon you and you're madly checking the weather and trying to figure out what everyone should wear. And it's almost time to meet the photographer. And then, all of a sudden, the panic can set … [Read more...]

What’s New in Homewares – June 2015

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I'm always crushing on homewares and checking to see what's new around the traps. Now I have a blog, I like to call it "research". Truth be told, I've always done this as I love day dreaming about decorating new nooks or thinking about how I can simply update or complete my existing spaces with that One Perfect Thing. And while Mr 3 might have the posse of imaginary friends, I reckon I've … [Read more...]

5 Great Places to Eat in and around Melbourne

5 Great Places to Eat at in and around Melbourne

I've had a seriously excellent month in the dining out department. It began with some mouth watering meals in Sydney (you can catch up about about here) and then I returned home to occasions and dinners galore, as a result of which, I've sampled five fab new (to me) great places in and around with Melbourne. If you're anything like me, you can be a bit stumped with where to eat out in Melbs … [Read more...]

Everyday Style meets Styled Three Ways

Everday Style Meets Styled Three Ways

If you've been reading this blog for a while you'll know that two of the regular fashion posts around here are Everyday Style @ Shenanigans Central, which features a particular in season outfit I've worn, and Styled Three Ways which takes one item and, yep, you guessed it, I style it three ways. Today's post is a bit of a mash up of both. I'm featuring an outfit I wore to my son's birthday … [Read more...]