Purple Princess (Kiwi Box)

bento lunch box purple

The good people over at LunchBox Inc sent us their Bento Lunch Box – Purple Princess (Kiwi Box) to try out. This is a 6 compartment bento box that lifts out for easy cleaning. The box is made from 100% food grade safe materials, it is BPA free and dishwasher safe to 65 degrees, although hand washing is recommended.

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Silicone Collapsible Bento Lunchbox

Yellow collapsable bento

The awesome people over at LunchBox inc gave us a couple of lunch boxes to try out. This is the Silicon Collapsible Bento Lunch Box and I think I am in love with it! Read the full review »

Australia: Illustrated


Australia: Illustrated is big, beautiful and diverse. This is a book with huge cross-over appeal, that will engage children and adults alike, in home and in schools. It captures everything that makes Australia unique, and is written and illustrated by Tania McCartney. Read the full review »

The Hoppleplop


The Hoppleplop is a beautiful book that takes¬†the reader on a tour through a charmingly offbeat house. ¬†The story’s narrator tries to show us that the only thing strange about this house is the¬†Hoppleplop living there! Read the full review »

Girl Stuff for Girls Aged 8 – 12


Here’s everything you need to know about being a pre-teen, from Kaz Cooke, author of Girl Stuff for Teens. Girl Stuff for Girls aged 8-12 is the fun, friendly antidote to the nasty, hard-sell, negative and sexualised messages that bombard girls. Read the full review »

Lonely Planet Kids – How Cities Work

how cities work

Lonely Planet Kids, How Cities Work is a book all about the explorations of cities; inside, outside and underground. This amazing book is packed with flaps to lift, and folded pages, to discover the workings of a city. Read the full review »

Scrumptious by Chelsea Winter


Scrumptious is the latest instalment from New Zealand MasterChef winner Chelsea Winter. Read the full review »

Dr Libby’s Women’s Wellness Wisdom


Dr Libby’s Womens Wellness Wisdom: What Every Woman Needs to Know is an inspiring book for women of all ages. Whether you’re just starting out on your wellness journey or have been exploring your heath for a while now Women’s Wellness Wisdom will have something for you. Read the full review »

Hare by Deborah Hinde


Or dear, Hare had an idea… but he’s lost it. Don’t worry though as the Kiwi forest is full of friends who want to help Hare find his idea again. Hare’s friends are¬†a quirky mix of New Zealand forest birds and critters, as well as a few farm foul, and even a tortoise for good measure. Read the full review »

George Foreman Mix and Go – Blend and Freeze

George Foreman Mix and Go - Blend and freeze

We are totally in to green smoothies here at Kiwi Families HQ. We’re not quite at the daily goodness level yet, but certainly a couple times a week. We’ve also started sending smoothies to kindy with our Miss 3, using the Kai Carrier pouches (you can read our review on the Kai Carrier pouches¬†here).

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