While backing up an SD card from last year I stumbled across this photo taken in July, the middle of winter in Australia. It was actually a double rainbow but this is the only one I had of the whole rainbow. I love rainbows. Not unicorns, though 🙂 I also came across this photo taken … Continue reading Snapshots of 2010
Many years ago, after the birth of my first child, I used an online grocery shopping service in Perth called Electrolley. The food was fresh but it didn’t do many deliveries to my suburb. It no longer operates and I always presumed it had been too ahead of its time. A year or so back I started to use Coles Online and have found the … Continue reading Online shopping
Parents often complain there are no suitable movies to take children to outside the school holidays. Complain no more because from May 6 the Mickey Mouse Clubhouse Choo-Choo Express is pulling into Greater Union and Event Cinemas in Perth for a series of special $6 screenings aimed at pre-schoolers and their families. Mickey Mouse Clubhouse Choo-Choo Express sees Mickey and his pals putting together the Clubhouse … Continue reading Disney Promotion – Movie Giveaway!
I am surprised by the number of people who have fond memories of Perth’s drive-ins – who don’t realise we still have one. As mentioned in a previous post, we recently went to the Galaxy in Kingsley to see Avatar. That’s north of the river for you south siders. This week the feature is The Tooth Fairy and at the weekend (until Feb 3) there’s a double … Continue reading Perth’s best kept secret?
I’ve had a lot of parents asking me in the last week or so which films I would recommend they take their children to this summer. Probably my least favourite family film this holiday season has been Alvin and the Chipmunks: the Squeakquel. Yet another sequel that fails to live up to the original and comes across as little more than a dash for box … Continue reading Kid-friendly summer movies & fun at the drive-in