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The Brightside: Lunch Box Snack Recipe - Oat & Hemp Choc Bars

The Brightside: Lunch Box Snack Recipe - Oat & Hemp Choc Bars

5 days ago
Here is another package-free snack to add to your repertoire. These oat and hemp seed bars are free from processed sugars, low GI, and are rich in omega 3’s. The kids will love the chocolate hit to satisfy their tastebuds.
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The Brightside - Take the Cold Plunge - Ocean Pools of the Illawarra

The Brightside - Take the Cold Plunge - Ocean Pools of the Illawarra

12 days ago
By now, thanks to social media trends, you are probably all too familiar with the sight of cold bodies plunged into baths of ice.
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The Brightside: Mother's Day Recipe - Halloumi & Bean Shakshuka

The Brightside: Mother's Day Recipe - Halloumi & Bean Shakshuka

If you want a delicious start to Mother's Day, we have you covered. This (not-so-traditional) shakshuka is the perfect brunch.
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The Brightside: Mother's Day Recipe - Lime Pie with Anzac Biscuit Crust

The Brightside: Mother's Day Recipe - Lime Pie with Anzac Biscuit Crust

The perfect recipe in time for Mother’s Day from Family cook book by Hetty McKinnon.
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The Brightside - Capturing Family Memories

The Brightside - Capturing Family Memories

DIY or go professional? Here are our top tips as guided by photographer Emma Wand.
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The Brightside: Ideas And Techniques To Spark Their Creativity

The Brightside: Ideas And Techniques To Spark Their Creativity

We Are Artists Art Exhibition And Competition
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The Brightside - Hunter Candles

The Brightside - Hunter Candles

Meet Vianney, the creative force behind Hunter Candles, a brand deeply intertwined with the soul of Sydney's Inner West.
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The Brightside: Hot Cross Bunny Pancakes

The Brightside: Hot Cross Bunny Pancakes

I love pancakes because not only are they delicious, but you can also have fun with the flavours and play with shapes.
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The Brightside - The Bank Space

The Brightside - The Bank Space

Step into The Bank Space as it opens its doors to us. This carefully curated mid-century artist residency in the heart of Port Kembla, Dharawal Country, serves as a cultural hub, a sanctuary with cool vibes and a touch of refined taste.
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The Brightside: Superfood Lunch Box Snacks

The Brightside: Superfood Lunch Box Snacks

Three bliss ball recipes for you to try
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The Brightside: The Hunger Project

The Brightside: The Hunger Project

The Hunger Project is a global organisation working to end hunger and poverty.
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The Brightside: The Montessori Guide To Dressing Kids - Summer / Autumn 2024

The Brightside: The Montessori Guide To Dressing Kids - Summer / Autumn 2024

For our latest Brightside, we delve into some tips and tricks for dressing our kids, as well as looking at the Montessori approach from one of our favourite books - The Montessori Toddler by Simone Davies. Let’s get started!
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The Brightside: Managing Kids And Screen Time

The Brightside: Managing Kids And Screen Time

Managing kids and screen time is an important aspect of parenting in the digital age.
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The Brightside: Lovers Beetroot Brownies

The Brightside: Lovers Beetroot Brownies

Let your loved ones know how much you love them with these beautiful beetroot brownies.
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The Brightside: Our Top 5 Relationship Podcasts

The Brightside: Our Top 5 Relationship Podcasts

As Valentine's Day approaches, we're excited to reveal our top five favorite podcasts that offer valuable insights for navigating relationships.
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The Brightside: Check In With Your Lover!

The Brightside: Check In With Your Lover!

Questions to ask each other every day, week, month, and year.
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The Brightside: Package Free Lunchbox Hacks - backup

The Brightside: Package Free Lunchbox Hacks - backup

Our top tips for easy, healthy school and kindy lunches.
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The Brightside: Midnight Muffins From Village For Mama

The Brightside: Midnight Muffins From Village For Mama

A great savoury snack for any time of the day, but especially for those middle-of-the-night feeds. Another family favourite from the Village for Mama book and perfect for school lunchboxes.
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The Brightside: Ready For Big School

The Brightside: Ready For Big School

Tips for preparing your rad kid for their next big step
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The Brightside: Gingerbread Apple Loaf with Cherry Chia ‘Christmas’ Jam From Village For Mama

The Brightside: Gingerbread Apple Loaf with Cherry Chia ‘Christmas’ Jam From Village For Mama

This Gingerbread Apple Loaf is the perfect festive snack.
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The Brightside: Australia’s Top “Park Hangs”

The Brightside: Australia’s Top “Park Hangs”

Our top spots for kids to play these summer holidays. State by state
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The Brightside: Make A Christmas Wreath With The Banabae Team & Anita From Pepe’s Garden

The Brightside: Make A Christmas Wreath With The Banabae Team & Anita From Pepe’s Garden

Last week, the Banabae team got together for our annual Christmas shindig.
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Miso & Dark Chocolate Buckwheat Cookies

The Brightside: Miso & Dark Chocolate Buckwheat Cookies From Village For Mama

These delicious miso and dark chocolate buckwheat cookies are a delightful fusion of flavours.
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The Brightside: Want, Need, Wear, Read

How to stick to the budget and gift your kids mindfully this Christmas.
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The Brightside: Willow & George Cake Co.

The Brightside: Willow & George Cake Co.

Chloe is the creator of nostalgic cakes and the mumma of two beautiful children.
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Mexican Power Rolls

The Brightside: Mexican Power Rolls

These Mexican Power Rolls are the perfect addition to your next picnic, lunchbox or gathering.
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The Brightside: Easy and Eco Halloween Crafts For The Kids!

The Brightside: Easy and Eco Halloween Crafts For The Kids!

Halloween can be such an exciting time for kids - dress ups, decorations, trick or treating with neighbourhood buddies.
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The Brightside: The Magic Of Bedtime Stories

The Brightside: The Magic Of Bedtime Stories

THE BRIGHTSIDE: THE MAGIC OF BEDTIME STORIES ...
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The Brightside: Strawberry Loaf - Perfect For Lunchboxes

The Brightside: Strawberry Loaf - Perfect For Lunchboxes

The Brightside: Strawberry Loaf ...
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The Brightside: 5 Ways To Use Your Swaddle Blanket

The Brightside: 5 Ways To Use Your Swaddle Blanket

5 WAYS TO USE YOUR SWADDLE BLANKET: OUR BEST-SELLING DESIGNS ARE B...
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The Brightside: Pleasant State

The Brightside: Pleasant State

THE BRIGHTSIDE:  SPRING CLEAN YOUR HOME TOXIN FREE WITH OUR FRIEND...
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The Brightside: With Cactus Talk

The Brightside: With Cactus Talk

THE BRIGHTSIDE: CACTUS TALK Meet...
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The Brightside: Chicken and Vegetable Pie

The Brightside: Chicken and Vegetable Pie

THE BRIGHTSIDE: CHICKEN AND VEGETABLE PIE ...
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The Brightside: Celebrating Five Years Of Banabae

The Brightside: Celebrating Five Years Of Banabae

THIS WEEK WE CELEBRATED BANABAE'S 5TH BIRTHDAY! ...
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The Brightside: Our Three In One Dinner Saver!

The Brightside: Our Three In One Dinner Saver!

One chicken into three meals. After rounding up a month of sustainability for plastic-free July, we wanted to share some recipe ideas that save on waste, are easy on the hip pocket and don't compromise on taste!
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The Brightside: Nut-free Muesli Bar From Nurture The Seed

The Brightside: Nut-free Muesli Bar From Nurture The Seed

The perfect plastic free july addition to your child's lunchbox. A slice that is package free as well as being incredibly rich in nutrients to give long-lasting energy. Oh and it delicious too!
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