Patchwork cactus

I blog about baking, making, parenting and everything else that comes with it. At Patchwork Cactus you will find the musings of a mum who is a whole lot of other things as well.

What's a great destination for a family vacation in Australia?

We live on Sydney's northern beaches so our whole life is a vacation. Apart from here, Port Stephens is beautiful.

What's the biggest misconception people have about raising a family in Australia?

It's more worldwide issue, but people take it too seriously. Life doesn't need to be that hard, just relax a bit and enjoy it.

What outdoor activity do you enjoy doing most with your kids?

We love to go to the beach and play in the rock pools, and to feed the ducks at the lake.