Little Updates and FIFO

fifo life update rebranding

As most of you know, we're in the process of re-branding. It's a bigger undertaking than I thought - who knew choosing a logo and branding colours would be so hard! But I want to do it right. And that takes time. So in between that, I'm also studying, and looking after the kids, and trying to keep the house in some kind of order.  John has also gone back to FIFO, which, not going to lie, I was dreading. We did it for 18 months on 2:1 (2 weeks on, 1 week off) and he's been back in Perth...

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Ways To Play - Totli Rainbow Tubes

montessori open ended Totli Tubes

There are so many ways to play with the Totli Rainbow Tubes - they're colourful, open ended and versatile! Here are some ideas:  Sensory play - using rainbow rice or other DRY material  Make a tunnel Stacking Colour sorting Tube rolling Check out Bella's playtime with them below!                            

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You Need These Vegan Muffins In Your Life

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You may not know this, but I'm dairy intolerant. I function best on vegan/dairy free and sometimes it's hard to find good recipes... so I've got a damn good one for you today! I've been following Angela Liddon for years, and have two of her cookbooks and her app. Her amazing Vegan Pumpkin Gingerbread Muffins are ABSOLUTELY next level. I've made them so many times and they're always a winner.  These are on my to do list to make this week and I can't wait. Below is her recipe, and you can check out her original post here.     ...

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"Leaps" And Why You Need To Know About Them

  Finding your balance in the leaps Have you heard of Leaps/Wonder weeks? Maybe you’ve known them as developmental milestones? If you have answered no, you are not alone, in fact we hadn’t either and boy were we in for a surprise! We are Shantel and Lina and we are the founders of My Loxxi. What are Leaps? Every baby will go through 10 leaps from the time they are born until they turn 2. These leaps can last a couple days up to a month, depending on which leap it is. The first leap comes at about 5 weeks...

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In Lockdown with Kids? You Need Glittery Unicorn Dough

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You guys know how much I love cornflour - there's something about it as a sensory play activity that is just SO FUN. And by adding glitter to it, well, you've taken it to a new level.  Thanks to the beauties at The Glitter Tribe for sharing this awesome play activity, and if you need to top up your glitter, check out our range here - we've got some in stock!  

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