Natalie Sowerby

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20 Movies That Every Woman Should Watch

Some movies make you think for a long time. Others, you can just watch once and forget about them straightaway. And then there are films appreciated …

How to stop failing at children's birthday parties - Entertaining + Style

Mar 10, 2016<p>Madeleine West shares the one golden rule that her and husband chef Shannon Bennett follow.<p><i>Madeleine West is more that qualified to talk</i> …

Should you Get Your Child A Mobile Phone

<b>Almost every adult in Australia has a mobile phone and most of them are smart phones connected to the Internet 24/7. Their convenient and powerful</b> …

7 Steps to Casual Beach Decor

1 of 8<p>Free Spirit<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 8<p>1. Give them the slip.<p>3 of 8<p>2. Bring in some color.<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 8<p>3. Start from scratch.<p>Advertisement<p>5 of 8<p>4. …

30 Ideas for Crazy Hair Day at School

<i>If you think you’re having a bad hair day– these crazy hairstyles will make you think again!</i><p><b>Girls’ Crazy Hairstyles:</b><p><b>1. The Little Mermaid</b><p>This …

Trip Ideas. Destinations. Food + Drink. Hotels. Style.

Trip Ideas. Destinations. Food + Drink. Hotels. Style.

5 Ways To Make Parenting A Strong-Willed Child Easier –

When my son was a newborn, he used to do this cute thing where he would shake his little fists in the air while drifting off to sleep. It was one of …

10 creative date night ideas

Date night! We all <i>say</i> we’re going to do it, but with work, family, and the fact you can barely keep your eyes open after 9pm … how much of us …

How travel has changed: Before TripAdvisor, smartphones, cash cards and e-tickets

Did you ever wear flannel and think it was fashionable? Did you once stop washing your hair for no apparent reason? Did you watch <i>It's A Knockout</i>? Do …

10 school hairstyles that fit under a hat | Mum's Grapevine

Hats are important, especially here in Australia, and for many girls this means a tangled mess or the hat just doesn’t fit over their hair-do. With …

10 things your child's teacher wishes they could tell you

Whenever you approach them with concerns or what you consider to be “constructive input”, they always give you a judiciously constructed answer. But …

64 Positive Things to Say to Kids

Encouraging Words for Kids<p><b>What phrases do you say each day to your kids? Which ones do you want them to remember?</b><p>In the years since my grandmother …

The Stanford professor who pioneered praising kids for effort says we’ve totally missed the point

It is well known that telling a kid she is smart is wading into seriously dangerous territory.<p>Reams of research show that kids who are praised for being smart fixate on performance, shying away from taking risks and meeting potential failure. Kids who are praised for their efforts try harder and …

Self-improvement

How to 'fess up about Santa (and get older kids to keep the secret)

For the past eight years, I’ve had it good. My children have believed wholeheartedly in every word I've ever uttered on the subject of Christmas.<p>But …

How to have a Positive Caesarian birth

Known as the Positive Caesarean, the idea is to create an intimate and involved experience for parents who are having a caesarean birth. And with …

10 Lazy Hairstyle Ideas

<i>Do you want to know the truth about me? I’m a lazy girl when it comes to my hair.</i><p>It’s partly because I really don’t care. It’s partly because growing …

How can I love another daughter when I want a son?

<b>I just found out yesterday that we are having our fourth daughter. I have to admit that I am saddened. I really desired to have a son and so did my</b> …

20 Gorgeous Gift Wrapping Ideas for Christmas

<i>I don’t know about you but I’m tired of wrapping my gifts the old and boring way!</i><p>For some, the gift wrapper is just that piece of paper that covers …

Best Restaurants In Bali

• Seminyak<br>• +62 361 730838<p>4.4<p>This happening beachside restaurant -- a Seminyak pioneer -- is lovingly referred to as 'La Looch' and looks out onto one of …

The *Actual* Reason Why Children are 800% Worse When Their Mothers Are in the Room

<i>“They were fine all day with me, but the second they saw you, they lost it, Kate! I don’t understand!”</i> Says my husband, on a regular basis.<p>The other …

You Find What You Look For - Changing the way I see my family

Yesterday (Saturday) was a tough day. Nothing too crazy happened but I had a 2 month old who didn’t want to go to sleep properly and a 4 and 6 year …

5 Fun Family Dinner Traditions To Make Memories To Last a Lifetime

<i>Sponsored by Dr. Oetker Ristorante</i><p><b>Ever since we had kids hubby and I decided that having dinner together in the evenings was always going to be a</b> …

7 Moves Toward Tight, Toned Thighs!

Leggings, skinny jeans, and minis are all fashion staples, so toned thighs will help you rock your wardrobe. Firming up the upper thighs with some sculpting exercises will certainly help, especially if you stick to a healthy eating plan and keep up a vigorous cardio routine. Here are a few of our …

Arm Workouts: The Top 10 Arm Moves

Dumbbell Curl<p>The gold standard of biceps workouts in my book. Even when I'm only lifting 5 pounds, I feel like a super-jock by the sixth rep.<p><b>Do …

Top 20 kids books every child should own

A great children’s book stays with us forever. It fires the imagination, helps us understand new concepts and words, and evokes fond memories of your …

15 things you didn't know about back pain

Back pain is so prevalent that it costs the country more than cancer and diabetes treatment combined, but there are many myths circulating about the …