Posts Tagged ‘Netflix’

20 absolutely essential family travel hacks

20 absolutely essential family travel hacks

Before Raffles and Sugarpuff completed our merry travelling circus, holidays were mostly about picking a random destination, finding a super cheap deal, chucking a bikini and a camera in a backpack and hitting the airport ready for adventure. But that was then and this is now and travelling with two kids in tow requires a lot […] Read more…

armchair travel with kids on netflix

Armchair travel with kids

Raffles and Sugarpuff have chronic wanderlust in their DNA, so it’s a rare moment the tiny travellers aren’t dreaming of new adventures to far flung destinations. As much as I’d love to make all their travel dreams come true, our bank balance is not on the same page. So how do we scratch their itchy feet without a trip to the airport? Turns out that armchair travel […] Read more…

BBQ Prawns with Bush Tucker Dukkah and Mint Yoghurt

Lost food traditions & a recipe for BBQ Prawns with Bush Tucker Dukkah

The thinking foodies crumpet, Michael Pollan and Oscar-winning filmmaker Alex Gibney have served up a new Netflix original series to binge on, guilt-free, and it’s got us cooking up a storm. Cooked, a brand new four-part Netflix docuseries based on Pollan’s 2013 book, Cooked: a Natural History of Transformation, is an entertaining feast for the eyes, mind […] Read more…

Creepy Crawly cookies for Halloween

Creepy crawly cookies & a Halloween movie marathon

They’re creepy and they’re kooky, mysterious and spooky, they’re all together ooky … not unlike their quasi-Goth mama! I’m talking of course about my gruesome twosome, Raffles and Sugarpuff!   Halloween is on it’s way and the kids are excited. They are so busy prepping for all the ghoulish excitement, they have decided to countdown to […] Read more…

Viking Burger with swedsh meatball patty and pickled red cabbage

How to train your Viking Burger

Raffles has never been what you’d call a fickle child. Loyal, devoted and obsessive yes, but fickle? Never. Sanity is something else he’s rarely accused of. Understandable given that the kid is a nut-job of the highest order. Not that I’m complaining. In fact, I’m quite partial to a little weirdness in my offspring. But […] Read more…

BindiIrwin Bindis Island Australia Zoo.

Raffles chats with Wildlife Warrior, Bindi Irwin

Raffles has long been a fan of The Crocodile Hunter, and counts the late Steve Irwin as one of his idols. My wannabe Wildlife Warrior is just as enamored with Steve’s multi-talented daughter, Bindi Irwin, so when the opportunity to interview the Australian actress, singer, television presenter and passionate conservationist came along, it was one […] Read more…