101 Thoughts I Have While Breastfeeding
101 Thoughts I Have While Breastfeeding
If you’ve ever breastfed a baby you’ll know how your mind can wonder while you’re feeding.  Here’s a totally real and totally relatable account of that beautiful, frustrating, painful, rewarding (insert any other word that applies!) time... FML. Ok, ok, ok. Let's go kiddo. We've been through this, I have to unclip the bra... YOU HAVE TO WAIT A SECOND! ...
Anti-Vacc Family Exposes Whole Plane Flying into Australia to Measles
The child of parents who actively chose not to vaccinate has exposed a plane load of international travellers to the measles virus.
The child of parents who actively chose not to vaccinate has exposed a plane load of international travellers to the measles virus.  The three-year-old, from Victoria, is now recovering in a Melbourne hospital after becoming sick while in Indonesia. The family were not aware the child had contracted measles when they boarded the plane. Passengers who travelled on a Garuda Indonesia flight...
Car Seat Safety – The 3 Most Common & Potentially Fatal Mistakes Parents Make
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Car seat safety - everyone buys their children's car seats with the best of intentions. However, according to the experts, there are three common and potentially fatal mistakes many families make. And what's even scarier? All three potentially fatal issues are the result of human error so here's our ultimate guide to Car Seat Safety. Did you know that an...
How Pineapple Can Hold the Key in Helping Your Weight Loss
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Is pineapple a weight loss miracle? No. But, it may help you in your quest to reduce. Size, that is. You want to drop a kilogram or two. Will going on a pineapple diet do the trick? Maybe.  Okay, so pineapple isn’t going to take away that extra baby weight you’ve been carrying around on its own. Um, since your 7-year-old...
WIN the Coolest Pram Around! Yes, You Could Own the Stokke Xplory V5!
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There’s some serious street cred in an awesome pram and the Stokke Xplory V5 doesn't disappoint. So, if you’re in the market for some new wheels (and a whole lot of mother's group kudos), keep on reading! Sure, it’s jam-packed with practical and innovative features but you can’t deny that the Stokke Xplory V5 is a real head-turner. With it’s...
An Affordable Family Snow Holiday? Surprise! Yes, It Can Be Done!  
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Snow. It’s magical stuff, and many believe it's simply out of touch for most family budgets. The good news is with the right information and a few helpful hints you can get your family to the snow for not much more than $1000*! Yep, from whoa to go you can afford a family snow holiday this year. There’s no arguing that a...
Behind the Scenes of Disney on Ice Presents Frozen – Prepare to be Amazed and WIN!
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With Disney on Ice Presents Frozen hitting our shores real soon, let us take you behind the scenes and show you why Disney simply do it the best! There’s few things you get to do as a parent that are as incredible for you as it is for your kids. Hands down Disney on Ice is one of these and without...
Airbag Recall: Over Two Million Australian Vehicles on Recall List
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The worldwide recall of millions of Takata airbags has escalated with one of the faulty products injuring its first Australian victim. A 21-year-old Darwin woman was injured by shrapnel after her Takata airbag deployed. Following a low-speed crash the woman’s airbag went off – spraying her with metal. Her Toyota RAV4 SUV is on the airbag recall list. IMPORTANT NOTE: Takata...
Urgent Product Recall: Hylands Baby Teething Tablets and Nighttime Teething Tablets a “Serious Health Hazard”
Product Recall: Hylands
The Therapeutic Goods Administration via the ACCC has recalled Hylands Baby Teething Tablets and Nighttime Teething Tablets.  The popular homeopathic teething tablets, marketed for temporary relief of teething symptoms in children, have had all batches removed from shelves. The product is recalled due to inconsistencies in the amounts of belladonna alkaloids that may differ from the calculated amount on the products' labels. Belladonna represents a...
Shopping for Baby? This New Site is the Perfect Research Tool for Busy Mums
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If you’re looking for product information and comparisons, pricing or real-Mum recommendations, The Baby Industry website is going to be your new shopping bestie. Shopping for baby products is both exciting and daunting. There’s so much to choose from and when it comes to baby, there’s so many important factors influencing your decision. Price. Availability. Safety. Brand. How do you consolidate all...