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Nutella Popsicles recipe mypoppet.com.au

Easy Nutella Popsicles

It’s the tail end of the Summer holidays and the only phrase I’ve heard more than “Mum, I’m bored!” is “Mum, can I have an ice-cream?” If I had a dollar for every time the kids asked me for an ice-cream, well, I’d be able to go out and buy a really nice pair of shoes and several fancy ice-creams…

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Great Ocean Road Anglesea Travel Guide - mypoppet.com.au

Family Fun in Anglesea – Where to Stay, Eat & Play

The small seaside town of Anglesea is often overlooked by visitors road tripping down the Great Ocean Road on their way to Lorne or further afield. But with some of the best beaches in the area it’s really not to be missed. This sleepy town is a relaxing 1.5 hr drive from Melbourne making it the perfect distance for a…

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6 Sweet Christmas Treats for Candy Lovers

6 Sweet Christmas Treats for Candy Lovers – Recipe Roundup

Turns out Christmas Eve celebrations will be at my place this year, so I’ve started trawling the web for sweet and savoury recipe ideas that are a little bit more exciting than my usual festive repertoire. There are so many Christmassy recipes out there but most are best suited to a northern hemisphere cold Christmas. My mission: Find fun, modern,…

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Easy Bake Cherry Cake

It’s cherry season! Did you know the Australian cherry season only lasts for 100 days so it’s worth making the most of it while we have sweet tasty cherries ripe for the picking. Big bowls of cherries on the festive table is one of the perks of having Christmas in Summer. Is there anything better than sitting in the sun…

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Summer Gift Guide & Giveaway 2018 mypoppet.com.au

The Ultimate Summer Gift Guide

Hey you guys! I’m so excited to bring you a very special Christmas Gift Guide that celebrates all that is awesome about Summer. I sometimes feel like all the wintery decorations at this time of year don’t really reflect an Aussie Christmas – we need to embrace our unique Christmas down under! Take a look at all the fab products…

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koh living carousel giveaway mypoppet.com.au

Light Up your Christmas with Koh Living (GIVEAWAY CLOSED)

When I was a little girl my mother’s friend had a very special Christmas decoration that had me mesmerised for hours. It was a beautiful little carousel candle that spun around when the candle was lit. I still remember it fondly, and was delighted to discover them again at Koh Living. Take a look at how delightful they are –…

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Wishing Bells Lijiang China - mypoppet.com.au

The Wishing Bells of Lijiang China – A Journey of Understanding

“Ding, ding” jingled the cow bells as we scrambled up the hillside in search of wild raspberries. The cows too caught up in munching on their lunch to notice us hunting for little orange coloured berries just a new meters away. Sweeter than any raspberries I’ve ever tasted, we gobbled them up as quickly as we could pick them undeterred…

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Room Plans blueprint - mypoppet.com.au

Lounge Room Refresh: Patching, Painting & Planning

Remember back at the start of the year when I told you about how I hoped to have all our home improvements ‘done and dusted’ by the end of the year? Well it seems that timeline was a little bit ambitious. The bathroom renovation took much longer than expected, and it was quite chaotic too. (It’s finished now and when…

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Aloo Gobi - Cauliflower and Potato Curry recipe

Aloo Gobi – Cauliflower & Potato Curry

Spice up your dinner repertoire with this tasty one pot meal – Aloo Gobi, or my version of it anyway. I love vegetable based Indian curries, and this one is so versatile. Enjoy this easy Cauliflower & Potato Curry with some naan bread or rice as a main meal, or serve it as a side with some grilled chicken or…

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Tasmania Driving holiday intinerary

Exploring Tasmania’s East Coast – Road Trip Itinerary

When your Mother-in-law offers to look after the kiddo for a whole week so you and your significant other can have a child-free break, you say “Thank you” and then scramble to your laptop and book flights to Tassie immediately! Well that’s what I did anyway. As much a I love travelling as a family, sometimes just getting away as…

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