LIFE’S BETTER WITH A BORDER COLLIE


If You Want A Health & Mood Booster Just before Daniel & I moved out to live together we decided to get a puppy. Not the best timing I’ll tell you that. We fell into a little financial stress too because it happened so suddenly, but it really made us happier & our relationship stronger because we got through tough…

BASIC BUMP


Basic For my first pregnancy my mum handed me some of her maternity dresses that she had kept all these years. I knew she meant well even when she was offering to “update” my pregnancy wardrobe with tent-like dresses, but the last thing I wanted then & now is to look like a whale throughout my pregnancy. Not to mention…

HOW TO SAVE MONEY WITHOUT BEING A TIGHT ASS


Daniel & I have become quite good with our savings over the years, especially after moving out. That doesn’t necessarily mean that we’re tight ass mother forkers though. We still spend, we just got better at saving so that we can simply spend more where it matters. Here’s what we’ve been doing. ① Decide & Prioritise Everyone has different priorities,…

MATERNITY FASHION PICKS


Stylish, Comfortable  & Dressing during pregnancy can be a challenge as your favourite go-tos are no longer optional. I really did miss wearing my fitted denim jeans/skirts at the start of my 1st pregnancy, but I ain’t complaining here in my 2nd.  Everybody who knows me will tell you how much I love going through pregnancy, especially with my body…

LETS BRUNCH (SYDNEY)


I love a good brunch spot, who doesn’t. I really do the love the brunch culture we have here in Sydney, so diverse. Listing (in no particular order) a selection of my favourite brunch spots in Sydney, have you been? ① Four Little Foxes, Milperra ② Black Elk Espresso, Carnes Hill ③ Grano, Wetherill Park ④ Harvest Cafe, Bonnyrigg ⑤ Carter & G’s,…

TWINNING IN RED


Just going through my camera roll & realised that there are so many photos that I haven’t posted so here are some of Nova & I in our matching red swimwear. That’s one of the perks of being a mum to a baby girl isn’t it, you get to dress up in matching outfits. I guess we’ll be twinning quite…

MY ALL-TIME FAVOURITE BEAUTY PRODUCTS


Neutrogena Sheer Zinc Lotion SPF50The only sunscreen product I use on my face really. I apply it on top of my face moisturiser on days where I’m not wearing foundation which is almost everyday. It’s a non greasy mineral based sunscreen that provides high sun protection with naturally-sourced zinc oxide technology, no parabens/fragrance or dyes. There’s more good (non toxic)…

PREGNANCY WITH BABY Nº2


First of all, thank you to everyone who’s shared in on our excitement since our big announcement. We had been keeping this bub a secret for over 2 months before we told our closest family, friends & then you guys! Covid, isolation, winter & all the lounge wear made it quite easy to cover up this news hence I didn’t…

STREET FOOD IN CAN THO


CAN THO    1. Sweet & Sour Soup, Braised Catfish (Canh Chua, Cá Kho Tộ) A whole selection of traditional Vietnamese home dishes here at Cẩm Ký restaurant, but we didn’t even bother to look further into the menu when we saw “canh chua & cá kho tộ”. This is by far my favourite Vietnamese dish, very tasty & easy to eat. Don’t…