Christmas in Paris

Christmas in Paris- 5 Fun Activities for kids

Christmas in Paris

I dream of living in Paris! I would especially love to have Christmas in Paris – it looks magical. If you are lucky enough to be heading over this Christmas the experts from leading French tour company Paris On The Way has put together a list of the top five fun-filled activities for Aussie kids coming to Paris this winter.  So pull on your woollies, wrap up snug and enjoy:

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ACTIVITY ADVENT Calendar

Make December fun with an Activity Advent Calendar

ACTIVITY ADVENT Calendar

If you want to take the focus off possessions and gifts this Christmas and move it back to family time then the activity advent calendar is just what you need. It takes the traditional advent calendar idea, but instead of a gift or treat your advent calendar contains a Christmas activity to do together as a family. It turns the month of December into a Christmas extravaganza!

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How I successfully breastfed for the first time

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When I became a mum for the first time, to my eldest son Charlie, I made Helicopter Parents look laissez faire. I sterilised everything, if Charlie’s dummy hit the floor I would wash it under a tap before sterilising it thoroughly with an electric Bottle Steriliser. My house was immaculate to the point it was socially isolating, I baked from scratch at least once a week and Charlie was always clean and dressed in a designer outfit. I did charity work, set up and ran a mothers group at my local church and was the President of the Junior CWA branch in my area.

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Out & About: Aldi Special Buys Preview

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Last week we were lucky enough to be invited to preview the Aldi Special Buys that are coming up. Now I’m a little obsessed with the Special Buys so I was pretty keen to go along- and I wasn’t disappointed. To showcase the upcoming Special Buys Aldi rented an amazing waterfront home in Point Piper and filled it with all their products- and it looked AMAZING! The Aldi Special Buys look pretty great when they aren’t all in a crate in the middle of the store. So let’s take a look at what is coming up in the lead up to Christmas and next year…

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MUMMY

More than just ‘Mummy’

MUMMY

I’m four weeks into the term at Tully’s new swimming class and I sit next to a lovely mum. We chat about everything. I know her kids’ names and ages, where they go to kindy, the school she’s planning on sending them to, the fact that she went to private school and she’s unsure if to go to private or public. I know that she’s 32 (but looks 25!) what Halloween costumes her family has worn for the past two years, the theme she’s picking for her daughter’s first birthday and a whole lot more- but I don’t know her name!

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