WIN a Wine Hamper for Christmas in July!

Gourmet Wine Hamper including bottle of red and bottle of bubbly with snacks arranged with tinsel to celebrate Christmas in July. Win Wine Hamper

Because I love wine, and I love Christmas, and I love YOU … I’ve partnered with up with legendary hamper peeps, Australian Gourmet Gifts, to give one of you the chance to score their awesome Penfolds Cab Sauv & French Sparkling Hamper in time to celebrate Christmas in July with your besties! A post shared […]

It’s time to WIN Ekka Tickets!

WIN EKKA TICKETS Ekka logo and photo of little boy and cow at agricultural show

The Royal Queensland Show (Ekka) has been bringing the country and city together since 1876, to celebrate and champion agriculture and the critical role it plays in our everyday lives. This year more than 400,000 people will come together to celebrate the 140th Ekka – a showcase of the best of the best. This year Ekka […]


You can’t put much more ‘Straya‘ into your Australia Day than waking up in hospital with a snake bite injury. Seriously, you can not make this shit up. Here’s what happened … Just after lunch on Sunday, Andy was heading down to the pool to throw in some salt, a pretty regular thing to do. […]

He’s ready, I’m not …

I’m not going to lie, Duke has pretty much raised himself. The fourth, and final, instalment in my ‘from the womb’ series simply hasn’t needed too much of me. Duke strutted out into the world as if he had always been here, and thinking back, I find it hard to remember a time when he wasn’t. “Me? A baby? […]