Throw a Themed Kids Birthday Party For Under $200

kids themed birthday party on a budget

Birthday parties are just a part of growing up as a kid. And as a parent, they are just a part of being a parent! Love them or loathe them, each year you have to gear yourself up for another day of kids, gimmicks and baking. Throw in there a themed party and it becomes […]

Tips for Choosing a Healthy Lactation Cookie

Healthy lactation cookies

I remember those early days of motherhood – struggling to cope with sleep deprivation and working out this breastfeeding thing! One particular memory that stands out is how ravenous I would often be, especially in the middle of the night. I always struggled to make good choices about what to eat at those times. Cookies […]

5 Hacks To Make Kids’ School Shoes Last Longer

how to make school shoes last longer

School shoes are tricky things to make last a term let alone a whole school year. If your kids feet are still growing, then you will most likely be buying 2 or 3 pairs of school shoes throughout the year. But if your kids feet aren’t growing as much, then you may be lucky and […]

7 Shoe Buying Hacks You Need To Know

7 shoe buying hacks

There’s the thought that buying shoes can be a difficult process. Especially when it comes to the smaller members of the family. Their feet grow so quickly, how do you really know if the shoes fit. Luckily, we’ve been there and done that and we’re here to help you through the process. And trust me, […]

What Mums REALLY Want For Mother’s Day

forget the hampers and flowers, this is what mums really want for mother's day

Ok, I’m going to cut right to the chase here. Mother’s Day is this Sunday and in predictable social media fashion we cue all the Mother’s Day posts and blogs about what to get us. “Buy Mum this.” “Get that.” “Take Mum here she will love it!” You know what, as much as I’d love […]

Setting a Routine For Your Kids – It Can Be Done… I Think!

setting a routine for kids by Tiptoe and Co

I’m going to divert off the topic of shoes for a minute, of course if you want to check out our new winter boots we won’t stop you! But today I want to talk about setting a routine for your kids.This is something I always struggled with. I don’t think it was the creating one, […]

Caring For Leather Shoes Is Easier Than You Think

Girls boots Elizabeth leather Mani

It’s amazing how a shiny new pair of shoes can put a pep in your step. Kids love getting new shoes to show off to their friends or Grandma. We, as Mums, well, we just love to get a new pair of anything really! If I’m buying a new pair of shoes, I generally opt […]

4 Easter Weekend Activities You Can Do With Your Kids at Home

Tiptoe and co Easter weekend activities to do with kids at home

So in the blink of an eye and click of a finger Easter is upon us. Already. It seriously feels like last week we were wrapping Christmas presents and tracking Santa on the radar. Now, all of a sudden, we are preparing to play Easter Bunny and working out how to deal with the sugar […]