Expert Covid-19 virus advice: what to do?

Expert Covid-19 virus advice: what to do?

Wise words form a Doctor working in Infectious Diseases in Western Australia in @SwanMag:"We need to be prepared and wary, but not alarmed. The media has been very sensationalist and has a lot to answer for, including my inability to find toilet paper. The covid-19 virus is coming to Australia, and in most places it [...]

“We Have Ruined Childhood”

“We Have Ruined Childhood”

I love a good read about letting kids be kids, unstructured play and the freedom to just be. Bored, cranky, annoying, wild, silly, unreasonable and all the other emotions that come with growing up and being a kid.  Creating too much structure, back to back orchestrated activities and having high expectations from a very early [...]

Opinion: I took a year off work and everyone should do it

I loved this article from Kate Emery (journalist & mum) in the West Australian today! It's packed with great little insights for stay at home and back to work mums 🙂 Thank you Kate Emery Thursday, 28 December 2017 11:38AM Believe me when I say that I know how this sounds. I am fully prepared [...]

Rise, Shine & Morning Walk!

Rise, Shine & Morning Walk!

Make way gym sessions and treadmills! Life is not only about targets, charts and working up a sweat. Squeezing in a hardcore gym session in an already jam-packed day might seem effective, but some days your body and mind can be much better off with something much more simple and close to home...  no membership [...]

Cottesloe Playgroup: Enroll now for 2017

Cottesloe Playgroup: Enroll now for 2017

Cottesloe Playgroup has spaces available for 2017!  A playgroup is a great way for caregivers and children to sociale in a fun, safe and friendly environment. We are based in the Cottesloe Scout & Community Centre (65 Eric St), a beautiful new facility with a nature-based playground with a lot of shade, indoor space (with [...]

2017 & the return of The Vrijmibo!

Vrijmibo. Say what?  A gathering of people, usually colleagues or friends, on Friday afternoon to have a drink and celebrate the start of the weekend. Comes from the Dutch VRIJdagMIddagBorrel (Friday Afternoon Drinks). The Vrijmibo's were always the best moments of my working week.  They would start around 3 or 4pm with a glass of [...]