when men become dads

I had one year and three months with the love of my life before he morphed into this weird, unpredictable, hyperactive monster known around our house as ‘Daddad’. That doesn’t seem like a long time to some of you, but it was long enough to form a pretty solid, lovable idea in my mind of what kind ofContinue reading

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FI-babies-and-ezcema-treatment--

It seems like every baby I know, at some point or another, has experienced that dreaded torture device eczema. 1 in 5 children under the age of 2 experience eczema in Australia. To varying degrees, eczema is a scourge upon adorable tiny children usually present at the least convenient time, or when it would beContinue reading

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FI--road-trip-essentials

Our first interstate trip occurred when our daughter was 8 weeks old. Foolhardy, sleep deprived already and mad keen to be at my mother in law’s house with an extra set of eager-to-help hands, we left at 6pm and arrived at 2am. Our daughter woke once. In fact she didn’t even wake – I wokeContinue reading

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social-justice-for-children-FI

Like most parents, beyond helping my kids learn how to sleep through the night, I want to raise kids who grow into people who contribute well to the world. I want my kids to become people who care about other people, who live ethically, who stand up for justice, and use whatever talents and resourcesContinue reading

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quote on buying plsuh toys for your baby

Do you still have your favourite stuffed animal from your childhood? Is it something special, kept safely out of harm’s way along with all of your best primary school homework, your first pair of tiny little baby shoes and all of the other odds and ends your parents (ok, usually your Mama) collected to rememberContinue reading

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collage black and white family photos

Hello. My name is Kimanh, and I’m the founder of Peanut Planner. I have many dreams for Peanut Planner, but the most important is to take away the stress of shopping for your new lil peanut. Simple. I know the excitement of having your first, the anticipation, beauty and wonder that fills your soul. There’s nothing I canContinue reading

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