The Big Freeze is coming back to Melbourne! WIN tickets for your family!

The Big Freeze Winter Festival

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Grey skies, wet weather and cold temperatures aren’t usually a great combination for enjoying the school holidays, but I have a little something on the blog today that may brighten your mood.

The Big Freeze Winter Festival returns to Melbourne during the July school holidays – bringing the snow experience a little closer to home for many families – and you have the chance to WIN a tickets for you and your family.

You might recall that last year that The Big Freeze Winter Festival kindly offered my family the opportunity to visit the event and also provided me with a family pass to give away to one lucky reader of the blog – you can read my review of the festival here.

I’m pleased to say that I’m able to offer the same to another reader of the blog this year!

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14 ways to enjoy the school holidays without going broke

School holiday activities - Ever-changing Life of a MumSchool holidays are fast approaching, but that doesn’t mean you need to spend a lot of money.

Here’s an idea a day to keep the kids entertained over the two-week school break without damaging the household budget.

It’s a good idea to make a list of your planned activities and create a calendar so you can book certain days for set events in advance. For the other days, let the kids decide each morning, or even the evening before, what they prefer to do from the list on the day.

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School holiday bliss

School holiday bliss - Ever-changing Life of a MumSchool holidays often sparks a look of fear and dread in many parents.

But as we enter into the last week of term here in Victoria, I am really looking forward to spending some quality time with my two gorgeous daughters during the summer school holidays.

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