Travelling With Children

We love this website about travelling with kids. This article about Palm Beach in NSW offers some great tips for taking the kids on a day out during Summer. Seven Suitcases Asks… Henrietta Gothe-Ellis, Palm Beach From Manly up to Avalon and out to Whale Beach, Sydney’s northern coastline is truly special with idyllic beaches, bush, and an endless-summer vibe. An hour’s drive from the city (best avoided during peak hour), the region makes for an easy beach escape with the kids, and there’s […] … [Read more...]

Congratulations to our winners

Congratulations to the winners of the May Mother's Day Prize Draw. We have had a fantastic month celebrating mothers and our journey as the big swell. May 2012 has seen the bringing together of years of hard work in the creation of the big swell, and we are so happy to have been able to share with with all of our new members. We hope that our family will continue to swell. Remember that to us, you are our wave, so please share with us all thoughts, ideas, milestones as we love you to join with us in growing a planet of healthy families. Our winners are Brenda Brady, Anna and Cathy Reynolds. … [Read more...]

the big swell food competition

CONGRATULATIONS AND THANKYOU Thankyou to everyone who submitted a recipe for the big swell food competition, and to those who voted! Congratulations go to the four winners. In first place with an amazing 57 votes is Shilo Macklin with her creamy bacon pasta, winning herself Annabel Langbein's cookbook, a 5 pack of Envirosax reusable bags, a tub of Lifestream's spirulina and an EcoTank water bottle. In second place is Emma Abrahams with her Herb roasted chicken which wins her Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution cookbook, a 5 pack of Envirosax reusable bags, a tub of Lifestream's spirulina and … [Read more...]

Mother’s Day Prize Draw

Welcome to the Mother's Day Prize Draw! Celebrating Mother's Day 2012, this May we are offering YOU the chance to spoil yourself, and win one of these amazing prizes. All you have to do is register with the big swell. Click here to register now. On the 31st May, everyone registered with the big swell will be entered into a draw to win one of these amazing prizes: first prize Lifestream Lifestream BowelBiotics+ for Kids has been formulated to help boost fibre intake of children between the ages of 4-12 years but is also suited to anyone with a sensitive stomach needing a more mild fibre … [Read more...]

Enter your recipe here!

Please enter your recipe here!   We'd love you to share your recipes with us. Cooking interesting, healthy homemade food every day sometimes requires some new inspiration and we'd love to be able to share what you love to cook, what your children love to eat, and what keeps your family healthy. Please complete the form to share your recipe, and we'll soon have it posted to inspire the big swell family with great new ideas. Thankyou! [gravityform id="1" name="Enter your recipe here!"] … [Read more...]