5 great reasons to visit Hong Kong Disneyland

We continue on our Theme-Park Odyssey…and reveal 5 great reasons why you should visit Hong Kong Disneyland… If you’ve always wanted to take the kids to Disneyland but it’s perhaps been a little out of your reach – either time or money-wise – Hong Kong Disneyland can be a great alternative choice over America – and here’s why…. 1. It’s […]

National Zoo & Aquarium Canberra review

Brooke (9), Samantha (7) and I were lucky enough to be invited to do a Family Tour of the National Zoo & Aquarium Canberra. The zoo’s motto is “A touching experience”, and we were soon to find out why… This quietly brilliant Canberra zoo, located just 10 minutes from Civic on Lady Denman Drive at Weston Creek, features animals from […]

Closed – Win a Paddington movie prize pack!

Have you ever read the Paddington Bear stories to your kids? Paddington is such a classic children’s story character – bumblingly cute and just so comical! Well now Paddington has his very own movie – just in time for the Christmas holidays – yay! To celebrate the release of the new Paddington movie, STUDIOCANAL and Let’s go Mum! […]

Closed – Win 1 of 5 Giggle & Hoot Best Ever! DVDs

  Do you have a little Giggle and Hoot fan in your family? Have we got a competition for you! Giggle and Hoot have released a brand-new DVD, chock-a-block full of Giggle and Hoot songs and stories! That’s right – finally a collection of all your favourite songs and adventures from Jimmy Giggle, Hoot and Hootabelle. With […]

Closed – Win 1 of 2 Thomas the Tank Engine set prize packs

Do you have a little Thomas the Tank Engine fan or two in your family? Have we got a competition for you! Thomas & Friends™ toys are something that every little boy or girl would love to play with! Colourful and so much fun, Thomas & Friends™ train sets are great for children to put together and […]

Closed – Win 1 of 4 My Studiogirl kids craft toys packs!

Do you have a craft-loving child or two in your family? Have we got a competition for you! My Studiogirl is complete craft in-a-box that your kids are going to LOVE! Completely safe (plastic needles – hurray says Mum!) and totally fun, the Rescue Pet toy (with adoption certificate and name-tag collar) and Gingerbread hang-about […]

Floriade 2014 – free, fun & a great family day out!

 Canberra Floriade 2014 is now open and as beautiful as ever – and on a bright sunny day, who can resist its allure? Not us! I grabbed the kids, and we went a-Floriade-reviewing…. Floriade is on again, and if ever you needed an excuse to make the drive down from Sydney to Canberra, Floriade is […]

Closed – Win a Taronga Zoo Family Pass for the school holidays!

Check out the spring babies at Taronga Zoo these September school holidays! And 5 families get to go to the zoo on us, thanks to Taronga Zoo! Spring has certainly sprung at Taronga Zoo, Sydney with new babies popping up all over the place – and there are some rather unexpected additions to the zoo coming […]

Let’s Go Mum reviews… Dora’s Pirate Adventure!

What a fantastic time we had today at Dora’s Pirate Adventure Live Show! The Canberra Theatre was packed with an excited sea of children, ranging in age from babies and toddlers right up to pre-schoolers and school-aged kids, along with their accompanying mums, dads, grandmas, grandpas…it was a truly a family affair! We had seen a Dora Live show previously, so we knew we were in for […]

Closed – WIN 1 of 5 family passes to see The House of Magic

Become the flavour-of-the-month with your kids these school holidays! You can tell just by looking at the poster that the kids are going to LOVE this new movie The House of Magic, which is being released on the 18th of September at a cinema near you – just in time for the school holidays! I know that catching sight […]

Closed – Win 1 of 4 NEW Mister Maker DVDs!

Do you have a little mini-maker or two in your family? Have we got a competition for you! Mister Maker is world-famous for his fun, wacky and totally make-a-ble kid craft creations! The Mister Maker TV shows have a massive kid-following, particularly right here in Australia – I know my two girls have been huge […]

Closed – Bloco toys product review – plus WIN 1 of 2 toy sets!

The Let’s Go Mum! girls Brooke (8) and Samantha (6) were very lucky to test-run two new Bloco build and play toys this week – the Bloco Cat and Kitten set, and the Bloco Horses and Unicorns set. They absolutely LOVE ’em! Bloco construction toys are just brilliant, because they are not just a toy to play with, but a toy that challenges children […]