10 THINGS TO DO IN NEW YORK CITY WITH KIDS

We recently visited NYC with our very active toddler and we had a great time exploring the many sights and sounds in this unforgettable city. We were pleasantly surprised with the great range of activities on offer for families. So with this in mind, I thought it would only be fitting to share a list…

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FIFI AND FRIENDS: GENTLE SKINCARE THAT YOU CAN TRUST

Close to two years ago now, when we became parents for the first time; in the first couple of weeks we only used water applied with cotton pads on our daughter’s delicate skin as advised by our obstetrician at our hospital. Then the time came to find a gentle and effective baby skincare regime to…

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KANDIMA MALDIVES: WELCOME TO THE NEW MALDIVES

After a busy year, I came to the conclusion a girls’ trip was in order with my mum and my one year old, Ava. We decided to stay somewhere tropical where we could relax by the beach and Ava could swim and play in the sand. I have always had the Maldives on my bucket…

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HAPPY HALLOWEEN: FROM OUR #GUCCIGANG

We had a great response to our Halloween costumes this year 😱 perhaps not spooky enough though! We we are channelling our inner #guccigang inspired by @chiaraferragni and her little Leo. However I think the best bit is getting to twin with my little mini me, Ava. If you fancy emulating this look this Halloween, I’ve included the links…

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5 TIPS FOR DRESSING YOUR TODDLER IN AUTUMN/WINTER

The cooler months are here, which means we are all transitioning to our autumn and winter wardrobes and that includes our little ones. With my one year old, Ava, I have found that it is easier to get her wardrobe ready if I follow a couple of simple steps. A good start is investing in…

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Q&A with Tamara Ecclestone on motherhood and her baby care range Fifi & Friends

I was delighted to have the opportunity to chat with the ultimate lux mumma and accomplished businesswoman, Tamara Ecclestone about her new organic baby care range, Fifi & Friends and to also discuss women in business, entrepreneurship, juggling motherhood and work and the importance of running an organisation with a clear eco-conscious focus. For those…

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CYBEX EEZY S TWIST: THE NEW CITY STROLLER WITH A TWIST

The great thing about living in London is the  abundance of events and sights to take in, from spending the day at the Natural History Museum to wandering around London Borough Markets. However, as with most busy and bustling cities, they are also filled with narrow streets, congested roads and busy transport routes and not a…

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NURSERY UPDATE: A FEW OF OUR FAVOURITE PIECES

As time has absolutely flown by and Ava is now one, we are in the process of updating her nursery and I am hoping to create a light and bright space in neutral whites and greys for her to relax and play in. So I thought I would share a few pieces we really love…

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NAVIGATING LONDON’S INDEPENDENT SCHOOL ADMISSION PROCESS: THE EARLY YEARS

As you might already know, my husband and I are originally from Australia, and as expats in London, we were a little unprepared for the complexities and competitiveness synonymous with the independent school system in London. One morning at my weekly mother’s group, I was asked which schools I had applied for so far. I had…

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THE COTSWOLDS: A FAMILY COUNTRY ESCAPE

Living in the city of London is fantastic, however it is easy to miss the tranquility and green open spaces synonymous with the country. With this in mind, we decided to pack our bags and head to the greener pastures of the Cotswolds for a long weekend. The Cotswolds is the second largest protected landscape…

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