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New Zealand Cruise Itinerary - mypoppet.com.au

Setting Sail on a New Zealand Cruise with the Family

I’m counting down the days to our upcoming New Zealand cruise and although I’m excited to get away, I also have mixed feelings about how this trip will pan out. You see it’s truly a family vacation. I’m setting sail with Emma and my mum and dad! We are all sharing one cabin and I don’t know if it will…

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The Ultimate Harry Potter Gift Guide - mypoppet.com.au

A very Harry Potter Gift Guide – Accio Christmas Gift Ideas!

Accio Christmas gift ideas! I present My Poppet’s Ultimate Harry Potter Gift Guide. If you’ve got a muggle in your life that is Wizarding World obsessed, I’ve got some great gift ideas that will delight them. There is something here for everyone – every Potter loving kid, teen or adult will love every one of these gifts. As you may…

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Pax Melbourne Cosplay - mypoppet.com.au

PAX Melbourne 2018 – Highlights & Expo Survival Guide

PAX Melbourne, otherwise known as Penny Arcade Expo, is a three-day gaming festival that celebrates video games, arcade games and tabletop games. It is an opportunity for indie developers and large publishers to share their upcoming games with the media and gamers alike. The only event of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere, gaming fans travel from all over Australia,…

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Top 5 Free Things to do in Melbourne

Sometimes it’s fun to be a tourist in your own city, so every once in a while, Emma and I head into town and have a little adventure. It’s easy to take the place where you live for granted, so when you need a holiday (and can’t get out of town) why not try looking at your city, or town…

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Modern Halloween Party Decor ideas - mypoppet.com.au

13 Modern Halloween Party Decoration Ideas

Halloween is becoming more and more popular in Australia every year, we just love any excuse to dress-up and throw a party. Emma had a great kids Halloween party for lots of her little friends a couple of years ago, and it was a big hit! If you are looking for Kids Halloween Party Food and Activity ideas, head over…

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Salted caramel popcorn - Lolly Gobble Bliss Bombs Recipe - Mypoppet.com.au

Nut-Free Lolly Gobble Bliss Bombs Popcorn Recipe

If you grew up in the 80’s & 90’s you’ll remember the delicious and sugar loaded popcorn snack Lolly Gobble Bliss Bombs. It was essentially popcorn covered in toffee and peanuts, I don’t think they make them anymore which is a shame because they were pretty good. A while ago I was experimenting in the kitchen making some Salted Caramel…

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12 best ever strawbery recipes

12 Tasty Recipes to Enjoy this Strawberry Season

Strawberries are deliciously fresh and abundant at the moment.  Get to the market and buy up all those punnets going cheap, cheap, cheap and take advantage of the strawberry glut. I’ve got a delicious roundup of recipes and ideas to make the most of the strawberry season. 12 Delicious Strawberry Recipes Old Fashioned Strawberry Jam Nothing tastes better than homemade…

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Spring School Holiday Activity Ideas Melbourne - mypoppet.com.au

Top 10 Spring School Holiday Activities in Melbourne

School holidays start next week here in Victoria, and it’s about time too. Term 3 feels like it’s dragged on forever! The Spring school holidays are always our favourite because the weather is getting nicer, and there is just so much good stuff going on in and around Melbourne. To help us plan out our 2 weeks, I printed out…

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Peanut Butter and Jelly Cookie Recipe - Peanut Butter Jam Drop biscuit recipe - mypoppet.com.au

Peanut Butter & Jelly Jam Drop Cookies

These Peanut Butter and Jelly Cookies combine two great childhood food memories – yummy Jam Drop biscuits and the classic peanut butter and jelly sandwich. I remember making many batches of Jam Drop biscuits as a kid when I was first allowed to start using the kitchen on my own. They are so fun to bake, and making a little…

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