Celebrating Australia Day with Toddlers

Produced in association with Costumebox Australia Day means something different to each individual in this country. For some, it’s a day off work, a BBQ, beer. For others it’s all about sitting around the pool listening to JJJ’s hottest 100 countdown. For many, it’s known as ‘invasion day’ and a day that shouldn’t be celebrated. Read more about Celebrating Australia Day with Toddlers[…]

Santa’s Magical Kingdom is BACK! *GIVEAWAY*

This giveaway has ended. Congrats to Lauren Whitney for winning a family pass to Santa’s Magical Kingdom! Keep updated with School of Mum giveaways on Facebook and why not head over and try your luck at some fabulous Vtech toys here! I experienced Santa’s Magical Kingdom last year for the very first time and even Read more about Santa’s Magical Kingdom is BACK! *GIVEAWAY*[…]

How to work out how much Home Insurance you really need

This is a guest post in collaboration with NRMA Whether you live in a one-storey bungalow, a three-storey townhouse or a two-bed apartment, you know and love your home better than anyone. But do you know if you have the right level of insurance? If you were a victim of flood, theft, storm damage or Read more about How to work out how much Home Insurance you really need[…]

Why Health Insurance Before Babies is a Good Idea

This is a sponsored post BC, that is, Before Children, I didn’t really think much about health insurance. Why would I? I had a health care card for years as a student. It covered or reduced the cost of my braces, medicine, transport and more. It was ace! There was a transition to becoming an Read more about Why Health Insurance Before Babies is a Good Idea[…]

What Has Being a Mum Made You? **GIVEAWAY Ended**

Congrats to Nat Pollard, Toni @ Finding Myself Young and Charmaine Campbell! You’ve all won a prize. Please check your emails. For those who missed out, stay tuned, there’s always more giveaways coming up! This is a review and giveaway. The thing about packing to move house is, you come across things you didn’t even Read more about What Has Being a Mum Made You? **GIVEAWAY Ended**[…]

How to help children transition to structure: A Review

This is a review of ASG’s Little Learner Pack. Visit their website here. Tom has been interacting with children and adults for a long time, trying to learn what socially acceptable and appropriate behaviour with others is. I’ve really noticed the need for this increase as he now attends a semi-structured environment that is 3 Read more about How to help children transition to structure: A Review[…]

Getting Growing Minds Ready for School

This is a sponsored post in collaboration with Officeworks There’s something a little magical about going to school for the first time or just going back after school holidays. Do you remember? There’s the smell of fresh exercise books, textas and pencils. The classroom is bright and maybe you have a new name tag and Read more about Getting Growing Minds Ready for School[…]

Starting with Smiggle (Review+Giveaway)

Congratulations to Belinda Baker! This giveaway has ended but stay tuned for more soon! Sponsored Post brought to you in collaboration with Smiggle I say that Smiggle is the Tupperware of stationery and school supplies. There is something about it that makes children’s eyes widen in delight. I’ve seen it so many times in the Read more about Starting with Smiggle (Review+Giveaway)[…]

Rock-a-by QV Baby (Review + Giveaway)

Giveaway ended – Congratulations Melanie! This is a review I must confess. When I was pregnant with Tom I packed some things in my hospital bag that I never even considered when I had Jeremy. Silly, silly things. I wanted to feel good after birth (see? Silly already!) and I was given one of those Read more about Rock-a-by QV Baby (Review + Giveaway)[…]