Bali with Kids

Back in 2014, Mr SnS and I took our three boys, then aged 7, 5 and 2 – they were pretty little back then – to Bali for the first time. …

What to Do on a Weekend in Bondi

Bondi beach is one of the best known beaches in the world. It’s also the location for more reality TV shows than any other non-capital city I can think of. Having visited …

Noosa with Kids

In the September school holidays, we joined half of Victoria – or so it seemed – on holiday on the sunny Sunshine Coast. Our digs were in Noosaville (details below) …

What to Do on a Weekend in Hobart

Have you visited Hobart before? If you have, you’ll know that the capital of TasVegas punches well above her weight in all departments. In fact, if I had to give …

Thailand with Kids

After our action packed trip to the U.S. last year, we decided that this year we wanted to mix things up a bit and have some serious downtime. Last year …

Tips for Disneyland

It was not my idea to go to Disneyland. When we were planning our recent trip to the US, precipitated by Mr SnS’s conference in San Diego, it was not …

Postcard from Santa Monica

When we came to the States for the first time eight years ago, we stayed for a few days at either end of our trip in Los Angeles. We began …

Palm Cove With Kids

We recently spent an unexpected but fabulous week in Palm Cove with our three children aged 8, 6 and 3. Why unexpected? Well, it was a bit of a last …

Where to Shop in Bali

Updated June 2017 What images spring to mind when you think “shopping in Bali”? Bintang stubby holders? “I heart Bali” underpants? A t-shirt featuring our favourite friends Rhonda and Katut? …

Bali with Young Kids

Editor’s note: we returned to Bali with our three boys now aged 6, 9 and nearly 11 in June 2017. To read all about this trip – where we stayed, …

SnS on Holidays: Byron Bay

In March I was lucky enough to head to Byron Bay for a lovely long weekend* with my gorgeous friend O. And it was heavenly. So how did I score …