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Halloween party food and game ideas

Halloween Party Food & Activity Ideas for Kids

Every year for her birthday Emma asks me for a Halloween themed party; it doesn’t feel quite right to have a Halloween party in April, but like Christmas in July it may eventually catch on. When she asked me again for a party this Halloween, I really couldn’t deny her a little bit of spooky fun. After all, Halloween is…

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Giveaway Miffy Prizepack WIN

We LOVE Miffy – Giveaway (Closed)

How much do you love Miffy? We are huge fans at casa My Poppet and are delighted to celebrate 60 years of Miffy with a super cute giveaway thanks to Annabel Trends. Miffy, the beloved white bunny created by Dutch Artist Dick Bruna in 1955, turned 60 on June 21st this year. She hasn’t aged one bit! Whether you¹re young…

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Super Hero Academy Circus Oz

Super Hero for a Day

Time for your kid to unleash their inner Super Hero! The Good Guys and Circus Oz have teamed up to create the Super Hero Academy, two hours of fun, circus activities for primary school age kids – and it’s free! Emma and I headed to the inaugural workshop at the Meat Market, a beautiful heritage venue in North Melbourne which…

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The Ersatz Fantasia Project – An Exhibition for Kids

If you are looking for something magical to entertain and educate the kids these school holidays take a day trip to the Yarra Ranges Regional Museum in Lilydale and be spell bound by The Ersatz Fantasia Project. In this project artist Rachael Hallinan has created a large-scale installation of recycled plastic toys, games and recreational products that might otherwise end…

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Fun things to do in Dubai with Kids

Dubai for Kids

One of the things that I didn’t expect about Dubai was just what a great family friendly destination it is. It’s clean, very safe and super easy to get around. If I was traveling with Emma on this trip we probably would have done all the experiences I’ve covered in my past posts quite happily and easily (except maybe hot…

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