Ella Loves Local: Kate from YorkeLee Prints

Ella Loves Local: Kate from YorkeLee Prints

Scrolling through my Instagram feed, I daily come across new brands and inspiring images. A few weeks ago YorkeLee Prints caught my eye. Kids’ prints are ‘so hot right now’ as parents everywhere share images of their child’s nursery adorned with cute images and words of wisdom. Everyone knows that I’m avid lover of Superheros … Continue reading »

Ella Loves Local: Jenna from CJ Loveable

Ella Loves Local: Jenna from CJ Loveable

Last year I posted about CJ Loveable, a gorgeous homemade business that creates personalised gifts for babies. Since then, CJ Loveable has expanded and how creates beautiful gifts not only for babies and children, but also for weddings, anniversaries and special birthdays. You can even hire props for your special wedding day. The ‘baby’ of … Continue reading »

Ella Loves Local: Kate from PaperKrane

Ella Loves Local: Kate from PaperKrane

There is nothing better than a pair of baby kicks. Little toes, little shoes. So incredible cute. It is with great excitement therefore that this week, I profile a local gem in PaperKrane. Kate is the mother of Wren (what a beautiful name), and a stylish and savvy Mum who designs and hand makes the … Continue reading »

These are the days of our Double Pram lives…

These are the days of our Double Pram lives…

Last week I went to Chadstone, aka Chaddy, Melbourne’s biggest and best shopping centre. A shopping centre for everyone whether you be male or female, old or young, with child or without. A trip to Chaddy in the ‘old days’ was a relaxing affair. Often a few hours of slowly browsing the aisles of what ever … Continue reading »

Friday Find: The Supreme Kitchen Team Series

Friday Find: The Supreme Kitchen Team Series

Today’s Friday Find appeals to the Primary School Teacher inside of me. It WILL also definitely appeal to any parent who loves and values reading, and developing a sense of wonder and awe in their children. Today’s find also celebrates a Dad, who, having read to his daughter’s each day, wanted to take the leap … Continue reading »

Ella Loves Local: Angelique from Howi

Ella Loves Local: Angelique from Howi

It’s with pleasure and pride that this week’s ‘Ella Loves Local’ profile focuses on a new, up and coming kids’ clothing brand, Howi. Created by Angelique, a local Melbourne Mum, whom I have also known in my ‘other life’ as a Primary Teacher. I simply love it when new Mums find a gap in the … Continue reading »

Ella Loves Local: Katie & Eliza from Talo Interiors

Ella Loves Local: Katie & Eliza from Talo Interiors

As a Mum and blogger, I love nothing more than scrolling through Instagram and finding gorgeous feeds full of gorgeous homewards and stylish bedrooms. I’ve come across some pretty amazing local businesses this way, and Talo Interiors was one that caught my eye. The brain child of Katie and Eliza, two close friends and Mums … Continue reading »

Friday Find: Mocka Felt Storage Baskets

Friday Find: Mocka Felt Storage Baskets

Felt storage baskets are ‘so hot right now’. Gracing the pages of every stylish interior designer and super cool kids’ rooms, these felt baskets are not only practical, but look gorgeous amongst the chaos and mess that is every child’s bedroom. The down side is that they can be quite expensive, and thus out of … Continue reading »

Hitting the bottle (again)

Hitting the bottle (again)

Well I have finally done it. This week, I bit the bullet, and have moved Hudson to bottles. Who would have thought that it would have been so hard to do, but yes, it’s been an emotional battle that has had me in tears time and time and again. I’ve felt a wave of emotions, … Continue reading »

Friday Find: Baby Eames @ Matt Blatt

Friday Find: Baby Eames @ Matt Blatt

I’ve had loads of compliments about the Baby Eames Replica table and chair set in my house, so I thought I’d share the love with you this week as my Friday Find. Purchased from Matt Blatt, this stylish, practical and affordable kids’ set looks great in the corner of any room. It’s easily cleaned, light … Continue reading »

Ella’s Playful Oasis

Ella’s Playful Oasis

We’ve moved back in and we have finally sorted most of the rooms in our house. It’s one thing to get back into a renovated home, but it’s another to get the house looking and feeling as you want. On the day that we moved, I was lucky enough to have my sisters dedicate their … Continue reading »

Friday Find: Mamadoo

Friday Find: Mamadoo

There’s nothing better than stumbling across a new shopping website. Since having my children, my obsession with online shopping has, let’s just say, become a bit of a problem. There is nothing more relaxing (and exciting) than finding a site that you love, with products you adore and prices that can’t be beaten. Today I’m … Continue reading »