10 Tips: Visiting Waikiki with a Toddler

While going on holiday with a toddler can be more tiring than relaxing, it’s a lot of fun when there’s so much to explore especially in a very family friendly destination like Oahu, Hawaii. There are plenty of activities to keep your little one entertained and you’ll easily find high chairs, kids’ menus and changing…

Fano Beach Adriatic Sea

Snapshots from Fano, Italy #1

A year after his first dip in the Adriatic Sea, sitting on my lap and splashing the water around him, Little T returned to the beach at Fano a flurry of activity, running along the shore, filling up his water pail, shoveling sand and venturing out into the shallow water to practice swimming. Our week…

Picking strawberries at Crockford Bridge Farm

Strawberry Picking at Crockford Bridge Farm

Fresh, juicy strawberries have featured in our breakfast, smoothies, snacks and desserts over the past three days since gathering a hefty 4kg’s worth at Crockford Bridge Farm. I originally planned to freeze a portion, but it hasn’t been necessary since between Little T and me, we’ve been easily making our way through bowls of our…

Makati Shangri-La Pool

Review: Makati Shangri-La, Manila

After over 20 hours of travel, there is nothing better than arriving someplace like the Makati Shangri-La that makes your family feel right at home. The Makati Shangri-La is a tranquil oasis conveniently located in the bustling Makati city district of Manila, the Philippines, amidst sprawling shopping malls and towering office skyscrapers and only 20…