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Tricia McKay

Trish McKay lives on the Upper North Shore and is mum to one cheeky little boy. She facilitates Teddies Playgroup in South Turramurra and runs Sydney North Shore Nannies, a boutique childminding agency.

Five gifts new mums really want…and need!

Do you know someone who’s just become a mum? This list of practical gifts makes sure your choice is something she wants AND needs in those precious first few weeks, writes North Shore Mum Tricia… Read more…

Five quick tips for decluttering your home

Feel like the mess at your place is causing you stress? Try these decluttering tips from Tricia McKay for a cleaner, calmer home.  My husband and I spent the large part of the the last… Read more…

How to make your own citrus multi-purpose spray!

There are many harsh chemical cleaners on the market, but with young children, you might be looking for something a little gentler. Try this homemade citrus spray from North Shore Mum Tricia McKay. Read more…

How to have family fun – on a budget!

There’s always plenty of activities on offer for families, but the costs soon add up. Read more…

Make your own Christmas Glitter Globe!

Make your own Christmas Glitter Globe!

Christmas is right around the corner, so here’s a fun Holiday craft project that will make a great gift for little ones. Read more…

How to take self portraits with your children

For years, I have been extremely envious of bloggers and friends who either have a willing friend, partner or spouse who takes incredible photos of them, or who have worked out some clever way to take self… Read more…

Why I became a stay at home mum

It’s 11 in the morning on a weekday – usually the time when my workmates and I would be heading out to get coffee. Read more…

Confessions of a first-time mum

As much as I am enjoying motherhood, there are days that are just plain… horrible. Those sort of days are filled with tears, full of pain and I am left plagued with self doubt. Read more…

Maternity Style Tips

There are a few things I miss about being pregnant. Rubbing my baby bump, for example, and how big and hard it eventually became. Read more…