School holidays

Day trip to Yarramundi

We're so lucky to have a gorgeous spot like Yarramundi not far from the Hills. It's a popular spot recommended by lots of Hills District Mums as a great spot for a family day out. And we totally agree! Read more

Sydney swimming spots

Sydney is full of beautiful spots to swim and they're not all surf beaches by the coast. Here's a list of some of our favourites, perfect for a day trip over summer! Read more

Castle Towers: botanical buddies lab

The Botanical Buddies lab allows children a space to play, feel, touch, smell and to admire nature. Journey through the lab to create your own personalised plant to take home and grow! Read more

Water slides in Sydney

If water slides are your thing, here's a list of where to find them in Sydney. You'll need to travel but it makes for a fun day out! Read more


The HDM back-to-school check list

Here’s our check list in the lead up to the start of the school year. Take a squizz and see if you’re prepared or what you need to start getting organised. Read more

Choosing school shoes for your child

Buying school shoes is a complicated and sometimes stressful exercise. We're lucky we have a highly skilled Hills District Mum who can answer the common questions about purchasing that all important new pair of school shoes. Read more

Cosmetic surgery: what to consider

Deciding to have cosmetic surgery is a big step. There are many serious considerations as well as implications, so before making any decision you need to arm yourself with the correct knowledge. Here's what to consider. Read more

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The Mighty Mum Movement 28 Day Challenge

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Go Vita Bella Vista is now open!

To celebrate the opening, enjoy 20% off storewide on Tuesday 5 February! Plus there will be $5,000 worth of prizes given away, sampling, expert talks and taste testing! Read more

HDM Party Guide | Spring 2018/Summer 2019

Here's our Party Guide for the upcoming party season! There's something for every child, with a huge range of local businesses offering fun venues, entertainment and supplies to help you organise the party of the year! Read more

Wannabees Hornsby

If you have a child that loves imaginary play, then Wannabees is the place for them! It's way more than your average playcentre, it's a child size town with replica shops, amenities and props where kids can role play for hours on end! Read more

Box Hill | The Gables | New playgrounds

With 3 new playgrounds opened within the last year and families moving in, The Gables in Box Hill is starting to come to life! The playgrounds are fresh, clean, new and a little different! Here are the details of each playground. Read more


The Bells Road Social | Oatlands

In addition to great food and excellent coffee, The Bells Road Social is located right next door to a brand new playground! Whether you’re with your family, friends or just on your own, this trendy little cafe is a great place to visit. Here's why we love it. Read more

Cafes with play areas: The Hills, Sydney

Cafes with play areas on site or nearby come in very handy when you're wanting to finish a coffee and a conversation in relative peace! Here's our updated list with a couple of great new local options. Read more

Finding the will

As parents, the importance of having a Will in place can't be ignored. But what's involved and what do you need to consider? Here's some great information to get you started. Read more
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