Tuesday, May 31, 2011

kikki.K’s My Recipe Book For Young Foodies

Inspire your little ones to have fun in the kitchen and record their favourite recipes with kikki.K’s My Recipe Book. The book comes with three easy recipes to get them started - Swedish Potato Cakes, Mum's Swedish Meatballs and Swedish Cinnamon Buns – delicious! Also includes handy safety tips, a perforated shopping list and plastic sleeves for storing bits and pieces.

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Monday, May 30, 2011

Kids' Quiches

Let your kids help you make these individual bacon, mushroom and cheese quiches from Taste. They make excellent lunch box fillers too.

Ingredients (makes 12)
12 wonton wrappers
1 teaspoon olive oil
100g rindless shortcut bacon, chopped
100g button mushrooms, sliced
1 medium tomato, deseeded, chopped
1 tablespoon finely chopped fresh flat-leaf parsley leaves
2 eggs
1/2 cup reduced-fat milk
1/4 cup grated reduced-fat cheese


1. Preheat oven to 200°C/180° fan-forced. Lightly grease two 1/3 cup-capacity, 6-hole muffin pans.
2. Place 1 wonton wrapper in each hole. Press down firmly to line base and sides.
3. Heat oil in a medium non-stick frying pan over medium-high heat. Add bacon and mushrooms. Cook, stirring occasionally, for 5 to 7 minutes or until bacon is crisp and mushrooms tender. Transfer to a bowl. Set aside to cool.
4. Add tomato and parsley to bacon mixture. Whisk eggs and milk together in a jug. Divide bacon mixture between muffin holes. Pour over egg mixture. Sprinkle with cheese. Bake for 18 to 20 minutes or until egg is set. Cool in pan for 3 to 4 minutes. Serve.

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Friday, May 27, 2011

Marvelous Mobiles

For the perfect addition to your new bubba's room, we just love these unique kinetic mobiles, handmade in Sydney by architect Nina Still. Below are a few of our favourites, and be sure to visit Puka Puka to read more about these oh-so-interesting creations…

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Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Jackets From Bardot Junior

We just love these gorgeous jackets for little ones from Bardot Junior

Country Club Blazer has a detachable hood with a button up front and elbow patches.

Quilted Fur Trim Jacket has a quilted double brested button up front with a fur collar and front pockets.

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Mavi Skinny Jeans From Queen Bee

Want a softer denim fabric and a comfortable fit as well? Then the Mavi Jessica Deep Tinted Vintage Soft Maternity Jean from Queen Bee will fit the bill. From the back they look just like your regular jeans but have 2 side ribbed stretch panels to accommodate your growing bump - they can also be adjusted from the inside with hidden button up elastic in the inseam, so no more jeans falling down!

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Monday, May 23, 2011

Vegetable Fritters Your Kids Will Love

Hide heaps of veggies in these yummy fritters from Taste and watch the kids wolf them down! Make extra, and put them in the lunch box for school or work the next day.

Preparation Time 20 minutes
Cooking Time 30 minutes
Serves 4

2 potatoes (400g)
1 carrot (150g)
2 zucchinis (360g) grated
125g can corn kernels, drained
1 onion, chopped
1/2 cup (75g) self-raising flour
1/2 tsp salt
1/4 cup chopped continental parsley
3 eggs, separated
2 tbs olive oil

1. Peel potatoes and carrot. Grate into a bowl. Add zucchini, corn, onion, flour, salt, parsley and egg yolks into a bowl. Stir to combine.
2. Place egg whites into a bowl and beat until stiff peaks form. Fold through vegetable mixture.
3. Heat a large pan over medium heat. Add a little oil. Add 1/3 cup of the mixture and cook for 5 minutes. Cook 4 at a time. Turn and cook for a further 5-8 minutes. Repeat. 

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Friday, May 20, 2011

Winter Clothing by Seed

Keep your new born looking oh so cute this winter with these gorgeous outfits from Seed

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Thursday, May 19, 2011

Stellina Cute Couture For Children

Stellina Cute Couture For Children is an online boutique, filled with a collection of beautifully made special occasion garments and accessories for children. The 2011 collection features classic styles to detailed designs. The unique range celebrates traditional elegance and weaves this together with stylish, modern pieces from current trends.

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Baby Designer Clothes

Dress your little one in absolute style this winter with fabulous pieces from Alex And Alexa. You can shop online from an unrivalled collection of new baby designer boutique clothes from international brands such as Ralph Lauren, Burberry, Juicy Couture and Mayoral.

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Toys From Baby Stitch

We love these cute toys for your baby from Baby Stitch

Toy Floppy Giraffe Pink $24.95
Toy Pony Blue $29.95
Flat Elephant Toy $19.95
 Knitted Teddy With Bow Beige $14.95 

Monday, May 16, 2011

Bedtime Poems Moonlight Rhymes by Joslin mary


This gorgeously illustrated collection of bedtime nursery rhymes features verse by classic poets such as Christina Rossetti, William Blake and Walter De la Mare. These are combined with modern rhymes from trusted children's writer Lois Rock and old favourites such as Wee Willie Winkie. The collection also includes all four verses of Twinkle Twinkle Litle Star attributed to to the writer Jane Taylor. 

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Thursday, May 12, 2011

Personalised Wooden Name Puzzle


Mooo personalised wooden name puzzles are a fantastic way for children to learn their own names. They're tactile, stimulating, colourful and fun. The personalised wooden name puzzles are also made to order in any child's name.

Wooden Name puzzles are the first product we ever made and are still one of our best sellers. Each year we make 1000's of name puzzles and send them all over the world. They make a great present and one that will be kept for a lifetime .

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Wednesday, May 11, 2011

MOZI Mini Rompers

Made from the highest quality soft cotton jersey, the MOZI mini rompers for boys and girls have an adorable all-over animal print with bold geometric printed binding. Comes beautifully packaged in cardboard gift box.

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

30-minute Fry Pan Lasagne

Not only have Taste created a fuss-free version of a classic dish, they have made it lower in fat and a speedy dish that you and your kids will love!

You'll need a frying pan with a lid and flameproof handle.

Ingredients (serves 4)
2 teaspoons olive oil
1 medium red onion, finely chopped
2 garlic cloves, crushed
1 medium red capsicum, finely chopped
2 teaspoons dried oregano
410g can crushed tomatoes
3 fresh lasagne sheets, cut into thirds
1/2 x 250g tub Weight Watchers cream cheese
100g Weight Watchers shaved leg ham
3/4 cup Weight Watchers grated tasty cheese
Chopped fresh flat-leaf parsley leaves, to serve

1. Heat half the oil in an 18cm (base), heavy-based frying pan over medium-high heat. Add onion, garlic and capsicum. Cook, stirring, for 5 minutes or until vegetables are tender. Add oregano and tomato. Season with salt. Cook for 2 minutes or until heated through. Transfer to a bowl. Wipe pan clean.
2. Spread 1 side of each piece of lasagne with cream cheese. Drizzle remaining oil over base of pan. Arrange 2 pieces of lasagne, cream cheese side-up, over base of pan. Top with one-third of the ham, then one-quarter tomato mixture. Repeat layers, finishing with 3 pieces of lasagne then 1 layer tomato mixture. Sprinkle with tasty cheese. Preheat grill on high.
3. Return pan to medium-low heat. Cook, covered, for 8 to 10 minutes or until lasagne sheets are tender. Remove lid. Grill for 5 to 6 minutes or until cheese is melted and golden. Season with pepper. Sprinkle with parsley. Serve.

- Weight Watchers cream cheese has 40% less fat than regular cream cheese. 
- This recipe includes the following Filling Foods: vegetables, lasagne sheets, Weight Watchers shaved leg ham and parsley. 
- You can freeze leftover lasagne sheets for up to 1 month.

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Monday, May 9, 2011


Rosiepose is a unique Australian online boutique specialising in high quality clothing, gifts and accessories for newborn babies, toddlers and mums. The collections cater for both winter and summer baby and kids clothing needs. They also have a range of toys and accessories suitable for baby gifts or baby shower presents.

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Friday, May 6, 2011

ASOS Maternity Fashion

With focus on seasonal trends, luxe finishes and stylish cuts, ASOS Maternity collection offers a chic range to flatter your bump. Taking dresses, tops, trousers and jeans from their main collection; ASOS Maternity is adapted to fit your changing shape perfectly.

Exclusive Ripped Mid Wash Jegging $45.06

 Printed Kimono $72.10

mama·licious Olga Linen Trousers $73.90

Exclusive One Shoulder Elasticated Waist Dress $72.10
Feather Print Tunic $63.09
 Oversized Stripe Skinny Sleeve Top $32.45

Visit ASOS to view their massive range of maternity clothing.