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The Bub Hub Crew

About The Bub Hub Crew

The Bub Hub Crew is the name we have given to our esteemed team of award-winning* staff writers. We’re a small team. Small, not short. In fact some of us are quite tall. Tall enough to be quite good at netball. ...

Adrienne Buckingham

About Adrienne Buckingham

Adrienne is an optimistic traveller who, while seeking a life less ordinary, settled herself in the suburbs of New Zealand. She is a mother to three girls, a stepmother to one boy and a teacher to about 120 teenagers a ...

Ali Mountifield

About Ali Mountifield

Ali Mountifield is a mother of triplets Hannah, Lucy and Oscar and volunteers her spare time to the Australian Multiple Birth Association as the Communications Director. Ali also blogs about life with triplets via her ...

Alice Deby

About Alice Deby

Alice Deby is an educator and a PANDA volunteer. The PANDA (the Post & Ante Natal Depression Association) helpline is available in Australia from 9am to 7pm (AEST) Monday to Friday. Speaking with PANDA’s ...

Alice Vandyke

About Alice Vandyke

Alice Vandyke is a long-standing and trusted figure in the food obsessed precinct of Bondi. Beginning her career as a Registered Midwife with postgraduate studies in International Public Health, she developed a love of ...

Alison Lipinski

About Alison Lipinski

Alison Lipinski works fulltime in Brisbane and is a mum to a beautiful little boy.

Alys Lizza

About Alys Lizza

She’s a first-time mum to an independent and free-spirited little lady. And the wife to a laidback and kind-hearted man. She drinks coffee and wine and she isn’t afraid to tell it how it is. On her own blog, ...

Dr Amanda Mergler

About Dr Amanda Mergler

Dr Amanda Mergler is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Early Childhood and Inclusive Education at QUT, and a registered psychologist. Amanda’s research focuses on delayed school entry, the values of pre-service ...

About Ana Antunovic

My name is Ana, busy wife and mother of three living in the suburbs of Sydney. I am a freelance writer and blogger – my main interests and topics of discussion include parenting, health, cooking, baby products, design, ...

AJ Sutherland

About AJ Sutherland

Author, copywriter and regular procrastinator, Angela’s latest book London with Kids is jam-packed with real-life tips on travelling with young children. When she’s not writing books, blogs, or anything in- ...

Angela Jacobsen

About Angela Jacobsen

Angela Jacobsen (AKA OzSuperNanny) is the author of Baby Love and Baby Food. Angela has worked with children for more than 20 years internationally specialising in VIP families including Madonna and currently Kate ...

Angharad Candlin

About Angharad Candlin

Angharad is a psychologist with more than 20 years’ experience working with parents and families. As the coordinator of Parent Education at CatholicCare, Angharad runs parenting courses across Sydney and has ...

Annabel Karmel

About Annabel Karmel

For lots more festive food inspiration visit Annabel’s website www.annabelkarmel.com/au Mother-of-three, Annabel Karmel MBE is a leading children’s cookery author, best-selling international author, and ...

Ashlea Kemp

About Ashlea Kemp

Ashlea Kemp, owner of Unsurpassable Hair and Make Up, believes hard works brings success. The wife and mother-of-two is passionate about raising much-needed funds for vulnerable youth and giving back to the community. ...

Ava Miles

About Ava Miles

International bestselling author Ava Miles calls herself a divine rockstar — something she believes everyone is deep down. Her all-new book series, “The Goddess Guides to Being A Woman”, invites us all ...

Baby Brain Humour

About Baby Brain Humour

Andrea describes herself as “just an ordinary mum” who thought she could escape the clutches of baby brain. When she started to experience the phenomenon, she could have fought on through frustration, but instead ...

Baroness Mischa

About Baroness Mischa

Baroness Mischa is a circus and stage performer, writer, avid gardener and musician.  She lives in Melbourne with a partner, their toddler, extended family, and menagerie.  She has a great interest in how to assist ...

Bart Paino

About Bart Paino

My name is Bart, married for five years, have five children and work full time. Life changed drastically just over 12 months ago when my wife and I found out baby number 3 was now going to be baby number 3, 4 and 5. ...

Bec Cavalôt

About Bec Cavalôt

Bec is a freelance writer and editor. She’s also a half-out-of-the-closet hippy, blogging about all things natural health and wellbeing related at Wellbeing bites. Bec lives in Melbourne with her husband and 2 feisty ...

Belinda Messer

About Belinda Messer

Belinda Messer, children’s book author on Big Topics for Little Kids. Her latest book On the Wings of a Butterfly is a special book on grief and loss for little ones aged 4 and up. Available at all good book ...

Belinda Horton

About Belinda Horton

Belinda Horton has been CEO of PANDA (Post & Antenatal Depression Association) since 2004. Demand for PANDA’s Helpline, as the only specialist, national perinatal depression helpline support service has ...

Best Dads in the World Ever

About Best Dads in the World Ever

The Dads behind hilarious website Best Dads in the World Ever! bring you the lighter side of being a Dad. They’re passionate about building a community for Dads to share some laughs, a few tips and trade war stories. ...

Bobbie Richardson

About Bobbie Richardson

Bobbie Richardson is a mum and the author and illustrator of two books, the new age children’s fiction Jonar & Kitty (A&A Publishing $15.99) and the children’s picture book, Imagine Holding Hands.

Big Bad Brad

About Big Bad Brad

Brad is partner/owner of the Bub Hub with his lovely wife Hilary (she made me write that) and the proud father of three great kids (that was me). Having worked on the Bub Hub for more than 10 years, immersed in ...

Cinemum

About Cinemum

I’m a professional critic/reviewer (films, books, theatre, restaurants, games), mum-of-three, and master’s student. If I had any spare time, I’d procrastinate.

Bronwyn Darnoc

About Bronwyn Darnoc

Bronwyn Darnoc is the creator of Simply For Flying – the Children’s Flight Logbook. She was born in Sydney and is married with two young children. She currently resides in Singapore. After putting her ...

Brooke Hanson

About Brooke Hanson

Brooke Hanson is a former Australian Olympic Swimming Champion, who, following her own electric shock, has an ongoing commitment to educating people and businesses about the importance of regular testing and tagging of ...

Carolyn Batt

About Carolyn Batt

Carolyn Batt is a former business journalist with The Age, The Daily Telegraph (UK), and The West Australian. After having children she made five international moves in a decade, and her freelance writing covered a ...

Cas McCullough

About Cas McCullough

Cas McCullough CD(DONA) is a certified birth doula, an author, blogger and content marketing strategist who is passionate about empowering women. She works with mums-to-be and mums through her social enterprise ...

About Cath Hakanson

Cath Hakanson is a mother, nurse, sex educator and founder of Sex Ed Rescue. Bringing her 20+ years clinical knowledge, a practical down-to-earth approach, and passion for helping families, Cath inspires parents to ...

Chadia Sucur

About Chadia Sucur

Chadia Sucur is a mother and high school teacher. Sometimes she dabbles in writing. She takes her role as key distributor of cuddles seriously, and has recently specialised in staying awake after her daily double-dose ...

Cherie Pasion

About Cherie Pasion

Cherie Pasion lives up to her name and is passionate about the transformative journey women take when becoming mothers. She is the author of It’s Your Birth… Right? A guide for professional women to calmly ...

Cheryl Fingleson

About Cheryl Fingleson

Cheryl has completed The Gentle Sleep Coach Program, the first and most extensive professional sleep coaching certification program available. The program involves more than 80 hours of training, an exam and ...

Chezzi Denyer

About Chezzi Denyer

A producing powerhouse with experience across TV, radio and politics, Chezzi Denyer has just launched two exciting concepts The Chezzi Diaries and Mummy Time TV. Self-deprecating and comical with moments of real heart- ...

Christina Mathewson

About Christina Mathewson

Christina is the President of the Australian Chapter of the Hope for Accreta Foundation. She is mum to seven children and had placenta accreta during her last pregnancy. She is sharing her story in order to raise ...

About Community Midwifery WA

Community Midwifery WA is a not for profit organisation offering pregnancy classes, midwifery advice, lactation consultations, post natal support services such as Mother Nurture groups, and a specialist education ...

Dr Claire Noone

About Dr Claire Noone

Dr Claire Noone is Director of Consumer Affairs Victoria, the state’s consumer affairs regulator. Consumer Affairs Victoria helps create a competitive and fair market place for businesses and consumers. It is part of ...

About daddownunder

I’ve come a long way on my dad journey, initially I thought Braxton Hicks was a 1960’s American soul singer (I’m still not 100% sure what it is but I have ruled out soul singer). Today I am a dad, who always ...

About Mrs Holsby

Danielle is a wife, a mother, a photographic enthusiast and a person who finds it easy to laugh at herself – in no particular order. Her family is very similar to yours, but probably a little bit stranger. Her blog  ...

Deb Ryan

About Deb Ryan

Deb Ryan is the National Lead Facilitator for The Smith Family’s Let’s Count program. An educator, advocate, parent and grandparent, her passion is early childhood and the important role that parents play ...

Debra Goldfinch

About Debra Goldfinch

Deb is currently the Chief Executive Officer of Irabina Autism Services. Irabina Autism Services specialises in delivering programs for children and adolescents diagnosed with an Autism Spectrum Disorder and their ...

Delia Rickard

About Delia Rickard

Delia Rickard is Deputy Chair of the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission. For more information about product safety click on the links below, follow @ACCCProdSafety on Twitter or call the ACCC Infocentre on 13 ...

Dr Anthea Rhodes

About Dr Anthea Rhodes

Dr Anthea Rhodes is a paediatrician and medical educator. She has clinical interests in the health needs of the vulnerable child, with expertise in child development and behaviour. Dr Rhodes undertook her paediatric ...

Dr Dimity Williams

About Dr Dimity Williams

Dimity works as a GP in Melbourne and is the Biodiversity Convenor for Doctors for the Environment Australia and a Co-Founder of the Kids in Nature Network. She also has three teenage boys and is passionate about ...

Dr Elise Bialylew

About Dr Elise Bialylew

Dr Elise Bialylew is the founder of Mindful in May, an online global mindfulness campaign that teaches thousands of people worldwide to meditate, whilst raising funds to build clean water projects in the developing ...

Dr Katrina Warren

About Dr Katrina Warren

Dr Katrina Warren is a mother, a media veterinarian, television presenter and passionate animal lover.

Dr Kaylene Henderson

About Dr Kaylene Henderson

Dr Kaylene Henderson (MBBS FRANZCP Cert C&A Psych) is an Australian Child Psychiatrist and mother of three young children. She is currently presenting the acclaimed Circle of Security Parenting course around ...

Dr Matthew Roberts

About Dr Matthew Roberts

Dr Matthew Roberts is a perinatal psychiatrist, a doctor specialising in mental health and wellbeing during pregnancy and early family life. He has a keen interest in fathers’ mental health, with a focus on ...

Titia Benders

About Titia Benders

Titia Benders is a Lecturer in Linguistics and Deputy-Director of the Child Language Lab at Macquarie University. She is also a member of the Macquarie University Phonetics Lab, the Centre for Language Sciences (CLaS) ...

Dr Wendy Roncolato and Prue Foster

About Dr Wendy Roncolato and Prue Foster

Wendy Roncolato is Principal Clinical Psychologist at Cloudberry Clinic in Sydney’s East. She feels privileged to listen to and support women as they navigate motherhood and life beyond. A mother to three school- ...

Elizabeth McLardy

About Elizabeth McLardy

Elizabeth is a Brisbane mum of one and expecting her second. As a Certified Practising Accountant (CPA) with a background in budgeting, finance and IT, she developed a passion for family finance. Elizabeth is a ...

Emily Nitsopoulos

About Emily Nitsopoulos

Emily has written her story to help raise awareness for post-natal depression and for PANDA. The PANDA (the Post & Ante Natal Depression Association) helpline is available in Australia from 9am to 7pm (AEST) Monday ...

Emma Reeves

About Emma Reeves

Emma Reeves is a writer and editor. She is also the mother of two young children.

Erica Barlow

About Erica Barlow

Erica Barlow is an English expat who, having had enough of SAD, settled for the warmer shores/better coffee of Sydney four years ago. Now mum to two-year-old Anton and mum-to-be to The Imminent Arrival, she divides her ...

Erinne Sullivan

About Erinne Sullivan

Erinne is a mother of one energetic 4- going on 40-year-old, when she isn’t busy chasing him, she is writing about all things, from worrisome to wonderful.

fiona

About fiona

Fiona has shared her story to raise awareness during Postnatal Depression Awareness Week – November 18-24. Anyone concerned about postnatal depression should call PANDA’s National Perinatal Depression Helpline 1300 7 ...

Hannah Gentile

About Hannah Gentile

Hannah Gentile is mum of one toddler, one dog, and one husband. She founded her business – EatWell Australia, after the birth of her daughter in 2013. Her passion is changing the face of nutrition for mums and young ...

Helen McAllister

About Helen McAllister

As National Director Raphael Services, Helen McAllister leads a team of specialists to deliver free support to mums and dads affected by perinatal anxiety and depression. Raphael Services are available in Western ...

Almost Jane

About Almost Jane

I spent many years living in chaos, and bouncing from one dysfunctional relationship to another. Then, in a period of twelve months, I met my soul mate, fell pregnant, and gave birth to my beautiful daughter two months ...

holly

About holly

Holly has shared her story to raise awareness during Postnatal Depression Awareness Week – November 18-24. Anyone concerned about postnatal depression should call PANDA’s National Perinatal Depression Helpline 1300 7 ...

About Housewife in Heels

I am a stay-at-home mother to two gorgeous boys – parenting without the help of a nanny, housekeeper, or personal hair and make-up stylist.

The Stork

About The Stork

Read about unexpected homebirths, emergency c-sections, natural breech births and more! We created this space so women can speak honestly about their labour, tell a real story, honour their experience and pay tribute ...

Irina Aristova

About Irina Aristova

Irina Aristova works in communications for Acronis and loves to explore everything new and geeky. She strives for women to be independent and accepted in all areas of life, especially in business and management. In ...

James Clode

About James Clode

James is a father of four, a secondary school teacher and founder of the family cooking YouTube channel “Dad’s Apron”. In-between teaching, running around after the kids and the hustle and bustle of ...

Jane Cafarella

About Jane Cafarella

Jane Cafarella is a Melbourne writer, journalist and cartoonist with a career spanning 35 years in the print media. She is perhaps best known for her work at The Age newspaper, where she was employed for nearly 10 ...

Jane Martino

About Jane Martino

Jane Martino has recently combined her entrepreneurial nature, personal love of young people and meditation to join forces with James Tutton to create not for profit organisation Smiling Mind – a modern approach ...

Jen Bakker

About Jen Bakker

Jen’s working background is in financial services. As the eldest of five children she’s used to sharing her knowledge! Having three kids of her own she likes to combine her money knowledge with her love of ...

Jen McGinlay

About Jen McGinlay

Jen McGinlay is a former radio announcer from Scotland. After 10 years talking for a living Jen returned to her first love of writing. She now divides her time between the beaches and cafes of sunny Perth writing for ...

Professor Jennie Hudson

About Professor Jennie Hudson

Professor Jennie Hudson is the director of the Centre for Emotional Health (CEH) at Macquarie University. She is an internationally recognised, leading researcher in the field of youth anxiety. The CEH conducts ...

Jennifer Hacker Pearson

About Jennifer Hacker Pearson

Jennifer Hacker Pearson PhD is a mum of three and author of the highly-regarded pregnancy must-read I Wish Someone Had Told Me… – unspoken truths about what really happens to women during labour, childbirth and ...

Jess Miller

About Jess Miller

Jess is a mother and parenting professional with over 17 years experience as a nanny. A US citizen currently living in Australia, Jess enjoys writing and runs her own parenting blog where she shares her knowledge, tips ...

Jess Lowe

About Jess Lowe

Jess is a fertility and pregnancy blogger and owner of Path To Birth where she works as a Fertility and Wellness Coach. After experiencing her own fertility challenges Jess has become very passionate about all things ...

Jessica Johnson

About Jessica Johnson

Jessica Johnson works for www.extraspace.com and contributes to the Extra Space Storage blog, exploring various aspects of organising and storing possessions.

Jo Crawford

About Jo Crawford

Jo Crawford is the mum of two teenage boys. Jo quit smoking to give herself the best chance of becoming a mum and she’s shared her story with the Bub Hub on World No Tobacco Day 2013 as part of the Your Fertility ...

Jo Ryan

About Jo Ryan

Jo Ryan is the founder and director of Babybliss – a home visiting and parenting consultation business. She is also the author of popular baby sleep book Babybliss. Jo was a Registered Nurse for nearly 20 years, ...

Joanne Rae

About Joanne Rae

Joanne is a full-time wife to a compassionate husband, mum to an effervescent 2YO girl and part-time bank employee. She loves exercise, reading, crafting, planning, thinking and anything with dark chocolate. Since ...

Jodie Benveniste

About Jodie Benveniste

Jodie Benveniste is a psychologist, parenting author, TEDx speaker and parenting commentator. Jodie has written four parenting books, created online courses for parents, and worked with many organisations and brands on ...

About Jodie Nolan

Jodie Nolan is one of Australia’s most admired and respected financial commentators, a best-selling author of ‘Surviving the Storm’ (how you can survive and prosper from your own financial storms) and corporate ...

Josh Langley

About Josh Langley

Josh Langley is a freelance writer and author of Frog and the Well; Unconventional Happiness, a quirky, inspirational cartoon book about the search for happiness. Josh turned to writing and illustrating while doing ...

About Julie Fison

Julie Fison is a mother of two boys, travel writer and an author of books for children and young adults. Her first fiction series for young readers, Hazard River, is action-packed adventure with an environmental twist. ...

Karen Phillip

About Karen Phillip

With more than 20 years’ of experience, parent and family counsellor Karen Phillip has launched a new book, Who Runs Your House – The Kids or You? The book explores the relationship between parents and their ...

Karin Holmes

About Karin Holmes

Karin is a grief counsellor and author of How to Survive a Miscarriage.

Karina Francois

About Karina Francois

Karina Francois is a leading Australian naturopath, health educator and public speaker with more than 14 years’ experience running her own clinic in Melbourne, Infinite Health Practice. She is also an ...

Kate Griffin

About Kate Griffin

Kate Griffin is a midwife with more than 20 years’ experience working with pregnant women, new mothers, new fathers and newborns. Kate has worked extensively in the private and public maternity hospitals of ...

Kate Wengier

About Kate Wengier

Family nutritionist and mum of four Kate Wengier is the founder of Foost. She promotes ‘colourful eating’ and encourages youngsters to become adventurous eaters through food education and involvement in the ...

Kathie Holmes

About Kathie Holmes

Kathie is the blog author at Lickrish – a blog about all sorts of stuff. She has raised two daughters who are now in their early twenties, currently juggles a part time job as well as owning two businesses. Her ...

Katrina Clark

About Katrina Clark

My name is Katrina. I am a lawyer in a community legal centre in Sydney with a passion for writing the occasional blog when I feel inspired by something special or humorous. I consider myself rather a “seasonedR ...

Kayla Barber

About Kayla Barber

Hi I am Kayla, a Sydney mum of three little girls and an online shopping guru, borderline shopaholic. I am the founder and chief editor of my blog, Zangle.com.au, which helps Australians shop the world, with ...

Kellie Edwards

About Kellie Edwards

Kellie Edwards is a facilitator of mindfulness in the family, the workplace and beyond. She has online mindfulness programs for parents, runs group workshops and individual coaching sessions integrating mindfulness ...

Kelly McDonough

About Kelly McDonough

Kelly is a mother of five children and is a little obsessed with to-do lists, babies and chocolate. Not necessarily in that order. A Registered Nurse for more than 10 years, Kelly now combines her project management ...

Kelly Wilton

About Kelly Wilton

I’m Kelly. I started my blog earlier in 2016 to put into words the whirlwind we have experienced since receiving a rare diagnosis for our young son of HHE – Hemiconvulsion Hemiplegia Epilepsy Syndrome in 2012. ...

Keri Hedrick

About Keri Hedrick

Keri is a former accountant turned freelance writer, currently residing with her husband and three young children in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. A seasoned Aussie expat, she has spent the past 11 years living ...

Kerryn Anker

About Kerryn Anker

The power of words and the creativity it fosters, is the very reason Kerryn became a writer. From an extensive career in journalism to now running after a toddler, life is a lot more scheduled than spontaneous, a lot ...

Ki Wolf

About Ki Wolf

Ki Wolf writes peer-reviewed research articles, short fictional stories and blog posts for The Bub Hub. As an aspiring author, working hubber and a mother of three beautiful children, Ki understands the struggles, ...

Serenity

About Serenity

My journey through life living with loss, PTSD, depression, anxiety as a loving wife and mother of 2.

Kirsty Kilmister

About Kirsty Kilmister

Kirsty Kilmister is a busy mother of two children and lives and works in the northern suburbs of Perth. She has just started a new job and like all super mums is juggling the daily grind between work, her family and ...

Krista Christensen

About Krista Christensen

Krista was born prematurely and while receiving oxygen to assist her breathing, was given an overdose, which caused her retinas to detach. She has shared her story to raise awareness of Seeing Eye Dogs Australia. To ...

Kristina Keneally

About Kristina Keneally

The Hon Kristina Keneally is Patron of the Stillbirth Foundation Australia and advocate for the stillbirth cause. She is a mother of three, including daughter Caroline who was stillborn. Kristina was the 42nd Premier ...

Kristy Alexander

About Kristy Alexander

Kristy Alexander is passionate explorer in her home town of Sydney and freelance travel writer for www.HotelClub.com. When she’s not busy writing about travelling with the kids she can be found researching the ...

Krystal Barter

About Krystal Barter

When Krystal Barter was 22 she undertook genetic testing and tested positive for the BRCA1 gene fault. For several years Krystal underwent surveillance and screening and then her mammogram discovered changes in her ...

Kylie Dawson

About Kylie Dawson

Kylie is the owner and founder of Cookielicious. A cookie decorating website that is now specialising in cookie decorating for kids parties and birthday party ideas for kids. Kylie has also recently taken on blogging ...

Kylie-Jo Elliott

About Kylie-Jo Elliott

Kylie-Jo is a New Parent Relationship Educator who is accredited to teach the world renowned ‘Bringing Baby Home’ program, designed to guide all couples to success during the transition to parenthood and ...

Lara

About Lara

Lara is a freelance writer, mummy blogger and non-profit communications consultant. She lives in sunny Perth with her adorable toddler and a very cute cat. She writes about green parenting, positive psychology and her ...

Dr Linda Friedland

About Dr Linda Friedland

Dr Linda Friedland is a medical doctor, mother of five and the author of Raising Competent Teenagers (Rockpool Publishing $27.99). Her many years of parenting as well as those as a medical doctor treating and ...

Lindsay Tighe

About Lindsay Tighe

Passionate about inspiring people to improve their lives and the lives of others, Lindsay is committed to helping people tap into their potential through empowered thoughts and conscious conversations. This passion ...

Lisa Coker

About Lisa Coker

Lisa is the owner of your yoga in Sydney. She is a passionate supporter of women’s choices and birth education and enjoys helping women to find and own their power in pregnancy, birth and in the new role of mother. ...

Lisa Murdoch

About Lisa Murdoch

Formerly an Occupational Therapist, Lisa Murdoch completed a Bachelor of Health Science in Naturopathy at Endeavour College of Natural Health. Lisa is a Naturopath, Nutritionist and Medical Herbalist, and practices at ...

Dr Liz Walker

About Dr Liz Walker

Dr Liz Walker has been Chief Executive Officer of Lort Smith Animal Hospital since June 2010. Her career began as a vet in private small animal practice, in research (the field of parasitology of sheep) and teaching. ...

Lizzy Williamson

About Lizzy Williamson

Lizzy Williamson is a Personal Trainer, Pre & Post-Natal Coach and Integrative Nutrition Health Coach who helps mums get their bodies, confidence and mojo back. Her workouts have been featured on Mind Body Green, ...

Loren Waller

About Loren Waller

Loren Waller is an Australian mother-of-two with advanced qualifications in psychology and education. Through Loren’s personal experience with children’s food sensitivities, she has developed The Food Werewolf ...

Louise Johnson

About Louise Johnson

Louise Johnson is CEO of the Victorian Assisted Reproductive Treatment Authority (VARTA) which provides information about assisted reproductive treatment, including IVF, donor conception and surrogacy. Louise is also ...

Louise Smithson

About Louise Smithson

Louise Smithson is a foster carer for CatholicCare Sydney. To find out more about becoming a CatholicCare Sydney foster carer click on the links below, phone 02 8700 3333 or email fosterkids@catholiccare.org

Melissa Burrows

About Melissa Burrows

In April 2013 Melissa’s son Lucas contracted the deadly meningococcal disease. She is a wife and stay-at-home mum of two gorgeous children – Lucas, aged 3 and Eloise, 14 weeks, and has written her story to ...

Lynda Harlos

About Lynda Harlos

Lynda Harlos lives in Canada happily married since 1986. Being a stay-at-home mom raising four children while selling Avon. Although she has one child still at home she is now a home-based travel agent and writer. Her ...

lynne trevail

About lynne trevail

Lynne Trevail is a professional organiser, a school teacher, a leadership and motivation coach and a mum of two. Her life has revolved around children at work and at home, and she’s taken the skills learnt ‘ ...

Maggie Dent

About Maggie Dent

Maggie Dent is a parenting author, educator, resilience specialist and mother of four adult sons. She is the author of nine books including her new releases My Cool Plastics Cupboard, Maggie’s first children’s ...

Mama Pyjama

About Mama Pyjama

Hi, I’m Kellie – dream chaser, music enthusiast, project manager, wife, and mother of two spirited little boys. Somewhere along the journey of becoming wife and mother, I lost my sense of ‘self’. ...

Mamma Raj

About Mamma Raj

When I fell pregnant, I could not believe the amount of baby products on the market. It is like a whole other world. One I was quite unfamiliar with after years in the corporate world. After pulling my hair out I ...

Marika Hart

About Marika Hart

Marika Hart is a musculoskeletal physiotherapist from Perth who runs pilates-based exercise classes for women who are pregnant or have just had a baby. She is passionate about helping women stay strong and healthy ...

Martha Goop

About Martha Goop

As a crafter, Martha loves to share her creativity with readers around the world. Ten years of crafting experience has given her the knowledge to share all kinds of techniques, and projects she has worked on over the ...

Martha Heineman Pieper

About Martha Heineman Pieper

Martha Heineman Pieper, PhD, is the author of Mommy, Daddy, I had a Bad Dream and is co-author with William J. Pieper, M.D. of the bestselling parenting book, Smart Love: The Comprehensive Guide to Understanding, ...

Mary Ann Napper

About Mary Ann Napper

Mary Ann Napper is the author of Born to Fly – the story of her own personal journey to come to terms with growing up with a profoundly autistic twin brother. Her aim in writing Born to Fly was to inspire people ...

Matt Barwick

About Matt Barwick

Matt Barwick is the author of Life in Limbo: My battle with depression, male infertility and mental illness. Matt was born and raised in Canberra and was inspired to tell his story to help and inform young, average ...

Matt Coyne

About Matt Coyne

Matt Coyne is the creator of Man Vs Baby and the author of ‘Dummy – The comedy and chaos of real-life parenting’. Matt’s life was turned upside-down by the arrival of his first child, Charlie. ...

Melinda Hildebrandt

About Melinda Hildebrandt

Melinda Hildebrandt is the author of Amelia & Me on deafness, autism and parenting by the seat of my pants, an honest, inspiring and heart-wrenching memoir that explores what disability and mothering means when ...

Melissa Macdonald

About Melissa Macdonald

Melissa Macdonald is the author of the best-selling book for pregnant women and new mums – Breastfeeding: Real Mums Tell You How. She is a respected media commentator having appeared regularly on the TODAY show and ...

Melissa Barnard

About Melissa Barnard

Melissa Barnard is a cellist with the Australian Chamber Orchestra. She is also proud mum of daughter Maia and lives in Sydney with her partner.

Mem Fox

About Mem Fox

Mem Fox is one of Australia’s best known authors of children’s books, having produced popular modern classics such as Possum Magic and Where is the Green Sheep?. Her book Reading Magic is a popular title ...

Merissa Forsyth

About Merissa Forsyth

Merissa Forsyth is the CEO and Founder of Pretty Foundation. In 2013, putting a halt on a fast-moving corporate career, Merissa Forsyth established the Makeup Free Me movement which encouraged women and girls across ...

Michael Atma

About Michael Atma

Michael Atma is a best-selling meditation and personal development author of Master Your Mindspace, which is a revolutionary fitness book for the mind. His books, seminars and online courses have touched the hearts and ...

Michael McQueen

About Michael McQueen

Michael McQueen is a youth trends expert and four-time bestselling author. His book The ‘New’ Rules of Engagement is a parent’s guide to understanding and engaging Gen Y and Gen Z.

Michael Parker

About Michael Parker

Michael Parker is an author and a teacher. In his latest book, Ethics 101 Conversations to have with your Kids, Michael prompts discussion by posing 101 ethical questions and their logical progressions. Michael ...

Michelle Mitchell

About Michelle Mitchell

Michelle Mitchell is the founder of Youth Excel, a charity which helps young people make positive life choices during difficult times. Michelle’s new book “Parenting Teenage Girls in the Age of a New Normal̶ ...

Mining Wag

About Mining Wag

I left my law career back in Brisbane to make the move west so my husband could pursue his career within the construction industry. He had always wanted to work with the “big” machinery. When we found out ...

Molly Lewis

About Molly Lewis

Molly is an innovative marketing manager working with Expect a Star nanny services. She has foundations in product marketing and over a decade’s experience in marketing and communications both agency and client ...

monkeyboyzmum

About monkeyboyzmum

I grew up in northwest Tasmania and now live in North Queensland with my family. I have been a breastfeeding counsellor for 23 years. I am monkeyboyzmum on Twitter, and love to read, crochet, cook and obsess over ...

Caroline

About Caroline

Caroline is a wife, mother and very new lawyer who made the unexpected decision to become a stay-at-home-mum to her baby girl. When she’s not writing legal blogs for her husband’s firm, Caroline writes her ...

mumabulous

About mumabulous

A long long time ago, in a galaxy far far away… a young lady worked in the fast paced and glamorous (yeh right) world of Sydney stockbroking. Then two golden haired princesses arrived and rescued her from all that. ...

About Mummy Muddler

Mummy Muddler, aka Abby, is a freelance writer, PR Specialist and newbie mummy blogger. She spent 10 years writing about other people’s lives in women’s weekly magazines, and now it’s payback time as ...

mummyhood101

About mummyhood101

I am Jodi, a mum of two, who has found a passion for blogging. I wear many hats, from a marketer during the working day, to a wife, mother, aunty, daughter and a lover of coffee. I am just slightly addicted to ...

Nadine Lipworth

About Nadine Lipworth

Nadine Lipworth is the founder and managing director of My Event Pages, an Australia-wide online directory of venues and suppliers for events, including kids parties and baby showers. Prior to founding My Event Pages, ...

About Narelle Horwitz

Narelle Horwitz is a psychologist, a doula and a mother of two. She is the owner of Perinatal Wellness and is passionate about sharing and discussing all things psychological related to pregnancy, birth and baby. ...

Natalie Barr

About Natalie Barr

Natalie Barr is a Sunrise 7 Presenter and Return Unwanted Medicines Spokesperson.

Natalie Kringoudis

About Natalie Kringoudis

Natalie Kringoudis is a doctor of Chinese medicine and acupuncturist, natural fertility educator and author. Her belief in the benefits of alternative therapies saw her establish her own Women’s Health and Natural ...

Nick Bregozzo

About Nick Bregozzo

Nick is the Operations Manager at Debt Fix. Debt Fix encourages better debt management awareness and financial literacy through free tools and one-on-one assessments, free advice and options for people looking for a ...

Nicole Monteforte and Shane Byrne

About Nicole Monteforte and Shane Byrne

Nic Monteforte & Shane Byrne are the authors of A Busy Parent’s Guide to Raising Super Healthy Kids. They have collectively had more than 40 years in the Health and Wellness industry and have both lived high ...

Nutritionist Mum Lisa

About Nutritionist Mum Lisa

Lisa is a Brisbane nutritionist, mum and foodie who specialises in helping people have a healthier relationship with food, and also to achieve healthy weight loss where they need to. She runs Size Fantastic, which ...

Olivia Anderson

About Olivia Anderson

Olivia Anderson, together with her partner Shane Crawford, are raising four young children, so life is definitely a juggling act. Their brood is all boys and includes their surprise gift of identical twins. Olivia says ...

Isiah McKimmie

About Isiah McKimmie

Isiah McKimmie is a Sex and Relationship Coach who has been helping people improve their sex lives and relationships for over six years.  She is a certified Somatic Sex Therapist and studied at the Institute for the ...

Paula Beckton

About Paula Beckton

Paula Beckton is a Gold Coast artist and mum who appeared on the TV show Bringing Sexy Back, which aired on Seven in 2014. Paula is married to Mark and with their blended family have four children. She runs a business ...

Philippa Christian

About Philippa Christian

Philippa Christian, best known as the ‘Number 1 Nanny’ or ‘Australia’s Nanny to the Stars’, has worked for many well-known celebrity families around the world. Philippa began babysitting ...

Pia Dorer

About Pia Dorer

Pia Dorer is a Filmmaker and PR professional who co-founded the boutique communications agency Orange Identity. She is also the mother to five precious babies, two of whom are with her today. After losing her first son ...

Pinky McKay

About Pinky McKay

Pinky McKay is an International Board certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) who runs a private practice in Melbourne specialising in gentle parenting techniques. A sought-after keynote speaker and best-selling author ...

Piper O'Neill

About Piper O'Neill

Piper O’Neill, model and mother of two, is the reigning Mrs Australia International 2015. Crowned in late 2014, she was the first pageant winner in Australian history to be crowned while pregnant. Unlike most ...

onemum

About onemum

I’m a busy mum of three school-age kids as well as the co-owner of the Bub Hub – all of which keeps me really, really busy! (and our house not quite as tidy as it should be …)

Rachel Robertson

About Rachel Robertson

Rachel Robertson is a Perth-based writer and lecturer in professional writing and publishing at Curtin University. Her fiction and essays have been published in The Best Australian Essays, Australian Book Review, ...

Raquel it like it is

About Raquel it like it is

Raquel is the mother to 2 small children who simultaneously thrill, frustrate and inspire her to be a better woman. After a decade working in print media she is a happy SAHM who recognises the importance of being ...

Denyse Whelan

About Denyse Whelan

Denyse Whelan B.Ed. M.Ed. is a passionate and experienced K-6 educator who is newly retired. She loves sharing her knowledge gleaned over more than 4 decades via her blog called Denyse Whelan Blogs. Each Tuesday Denyse ...

Rebecca Galton

About Rebecca Galton

Rebecca is the Bub Hub’s website editor. She is also mother to three small, but growing, children. In her spare time she … who are we kidding, she has no spare time! In the years BC (before children), ...

Renée Mill

About Renée Mill

Renée Mill has been working with people since 1973, first as an occupational therapist and then as a clinical psychologist. Renée continues to work full time in her own private practice in Sydney to deliver effective ...

Rhian Allen

About Rhian Allen

Rhian Allen, Founder of Lose Baby Weight and The Healthy Mummy. For more motivation, advice, recipes and exercise plans visit http://www.losebabyweight.com.au and for daily motivation join the Lose Baby Weight Facebook ...

Robyn Campbell

About Robyn Campbell

Robyn Campbell is the busy mother of three fantastic boys all on the Autism Spectrum. As well as being a Mum and a writer, she runs two photography businesses with her husband. In her spare time she pastors to kids, ...

Roshelle Franco

About Roshelle Franco

Roshelle is a proud mum to Sabrina and Liliana, two unique and utterly adorable little girls, a loving wife to Paul, the most wonderful husband imaginable (who cooks too, because she can’t), and best friend to ...

Rosie Luik

About Rosie Luik

Rosie is a Brisbane mother of four children, who has co-authored her first children’s story book, in the ‘I Am Extra Special’ book series. The first book is named An IVF Story. Rosie was the first ...

Ross Gage

About Ross Gage

As CEO of Aussie Aquatics, Ross Gage is dedicated to helping reduce drowning deaths, and ensure all Aussies learn-to-swim and learn to swim safer. Qualified in Human Movements (Education), Ross has evolved as a ...

Rowdy McLean

About Rowdy McLean

Rowdy McLean is a father, husband, speaker, entrepreneur and author. He works with thousands of people across the globe each year, helping them understand how to be their best. His new book Play a Bigger Game how to ...

About runningmum

I’m a bubhub moderator and mum to 3 gorgeous girls! I’m a lawyer by profession, keen runner and interested in fitness and health!

Ryan Heffernan

About Ryan Heffernan

Ryan Heffernan is the author of SuperDad SpeedBible. As a well-regarded Australian journalist and television producer, he has flown headlong into cyclones, almost been driven over by a man who sold his baby for $10,000 ...

Salz @ Salz Dummy Spit

About Salz @ Salz Dummy Spit

I’m Salwa (aka Salz) a mother to 4 girls and a wife to one. I’m a little bit quirky, a little bit of fun and a whole lot of crazy. But who isn’t. I blog about child care, my children and my family life. ...

Sam Everingham

About Sam Everingham

Sam is dad to two girls, Zoe and Ruby, via surrogacy. He has seen the best and worst that surrogacy can deliver and has become one of the globe’s foremost commentators and researchers on surrogacy trends. ...

About Samantha Strahan

My name is Samantha Strahan, I have been happily married for 10 years, and I am a mother of two beautiful happy, healthy children, who keep me very busy. I enjoy writing, photography, and most things to do with art. I ...

Samantha Thurlby-Brooks

About Samantha Thurlby-Brooks

Samantha Thurlby-Brooks is a specialist in pregnancy and postnatal massage as well as a birth doula and BirthWorks certified childbirth educator. She’s the inventor of the Mumanu Pillow, a self-inflating pillow ...

Sandra Beynon

About Sandra Beynon

Sandra Beynon is a publicist and author of Homecooked Food for Babies & Toddlers: A Simple Guide. She is the mother of a 16-year-old son who was the inspiration for writing the book’s first edition in 2001. ...

Sandy Hobley

About Sandy Hobley

Sandy is a passionate person who is actively working towards getting the awareness of Dyslexia out into the public arena. Her own personal journey is one of complete denial of her amazing gifts. She embraces her gift ...

Sarah Buckley

About Sarah Buckley

Sarah J Buckley is the bestselling author of Gentle Birth, Gentle Mothering: The Wisdom and Science of Gentle Choices in Pregnancy, Birth, and Parenting. She is a New-Zealand-trained GP/family physician with ...

Sarah Preston

About Sarah Preston

Sarah Preston writes a lifestyle blog for Tomfo. It’s the home of a fabulous product called Tomfo – (Tomorrows Family Organiser), the perfect family organiser for busy mums and DIY Custom Party and Organising ...

Sarah-Jane Kurtini

About Sarah-Jane Kurtini

Sarah-Jane Kurtini is a founder of Tinybeans and a mum of two. S-J moved to Australia from the UK in 2009 and one of the big reasons for setting up Tinybeans was to help keep her family up to date with her kids’ ...

School of Mum

About School of Mum

Angela East is from Ballarat, Victoria. She combines her love for education and writing in her blog to talk about all things parenting and learning. Angela is a past teacher, present content writer and blogger and ...

Scott

About Scott

Scott is a father of two and shares his experience when his wife Gina experienced postnatal depression. He has written his story to help raise awareness for post-natal depression and for PANDA. The PANDA (the Post & ...

Shanelle Schick

About Shanelle Schick

Shanelle Schick is a coach with a passion for helping new mums reconnect with their passion and purpose for life after having their babies. Having established a successful career in the travel industry prior to the ...

Siobhan Rennie

About Siobhan Rennie

My name is Siobhan, and I’m a busy wife, mum to a baby boy, blogger and freelance writer living in Brisbane. I have more than 15 years’ experience in PR, freelance writing, journalism and media. My work has ...

Steve Bedwell

About Steve Bedwell

Steve Bedwell is a comedian, father of two and the author of Baby Owner’s Manual and Toddler’s Owner’s Manual (Rockpool Publishing, $19.99), now available at good book stores and online.

Storm Ellyatt

About Storm Ellyatt

Storm is a freelance writer, blogger, first-time mum, long-time mess. Published in Marie Claire, Huffington Post, The Mirror UK, Cosmopolitan US Weekly, Kidspot and Scarymommy to name a few. Storm was studying a ...

Susan Ross

About Susan Ross

Susan Ross has 40 years’ experience, is Director of Birth Right, hypnotherapist, doula, midwife, doula trainer, Inside Birth® Master Practitioner and trainer, childbirth educator, public speaker, published ...

Susanna Hatcher

About Susanna Hatcher

Susanna Hatcher is a Certified Practising Speech Pathologist from the Central Coast, NSW. She has worked with families over the last 13 years, in NSW and the Northern Territory. She has a Bachelor of Speech and Hearing ...

Suzi O'Shea

About Suzi O'Shea

Leaving behind a footloose and fancy-free life of trash-baggery, Suzi has embraced the wonderful world of motherhood and all the craziness that comes with it. She takes it all in her stride and likes to have a bit of a ...

Suzie Edward May

About Suzie Edward May

Suzie Edward May is a mother, wife, author, Australian lawyer and consumer advocate for people with arthritis. She lives in Perth, Western Australia. After being diagnosed with Rheumatoid Arthritis at age 28, she has ...

Suzy Mac

About Suzy Mac

Suzy Mac is a former finance journo and travel writer turned culinary challenged kid wrangler, jigsaw jockey and lunch boxer. When maternity leave morphed into unemployment she began developing her Perfectly Imperfect ...

Tabatha Conroy

About Tabatha Conroy

My name is Tabatha! and I love sharing all of my experiences as a mother, writer and seasoned traveler. I have lived and loved in Amsterdam The Netherlands for about ten years and then lived, loved and given birth (!) ...

Tammy Logan

About Tammy Logan

Tammy Logan is the zero waste hero behind Gippsland Unwrapped, a blog committed to the pursuit of zero-waste living. Tammy wants to inspire others to reduce their waste and prove that living sustainably results in a ...

Tanya Curren Brown

About Tanya Curren Brown

Tanya Curren Brown is the author of the inspiring new memoir, A Tale of Two Titties (Love & Write Publishing, $24.99), in which she shares her personal account of fighting an aggressive form of breast cancer. Told ...

Tasha Jennings

About Tasha Jennings

Tasha Jennings holds degrees in naturopathy, nutrition and herbal medicine and has over 10 years experience in the field. Tasha has extensive experience in clinical practice and is also an expert writer, trainer and ...

Terri Smith

About Terri Smith

Terri Smith was appointed CEO of PANDA in December 2014 bringing a commitment to developing PANDA’s role as a voice for families affected by perinatal anxiety and depression. Terri brings a wealth of experience ...

The Crunchy Mum

About The Crunchy Mum

Hi! My name is Serene and I am a first time mum to a lovely baby boy. Since becoming a parent, my life has changed completely. I found myself doing things I never thought I could and taking on new interests I never ...

The Multitasking Mummy

About The Multitasking Mummy

Eva is a wife, a mother to one little boy and a recently turned stay at home mum after a life as a career focused woman battling post natal depression. Eva’s blog, The Multitasking Mummy, is an honest compilation of ...

Theo Mallos

About Theo Mallos

Theo Mallos – BHthSc (Paramedic), EMT- P, is a current operational frontline paramedic working in Sydney. His years of experience in Prehospital Emergency Care have inspired him to become the Managing Director of ...

Jessie

About Jessie

Blogger, mother, wife, business owner, tightwad, surprised car enthusiast, wannabe baker/foodie, I can’t grow radishes. I write blogs about getting the most out of life for the least money, waste, time and effort. ...

Tony Anscombe

About Tony Anscombe

Tony Anscombe is the Senior Security Evangelist for AVG Technologies and author of One Parent to Another, a new ebook and practical guide to the challenges parents and children face in today’s digital world. Tony’ ...

Torny Miller

About Torny Miller

Torny Miller is a journalist ready and raring for her most important assignment yet – raising her first child. Join her for discussions on new motherhood as well as musings about family, health, and this crazy, ...

Tracey Spicer

About Tracey Spicer

Tracey Spicer is a Sky News anchor, Fairfax columnist, and media trainer at spicercommunications.biz. She is a proud Ambassador at Wannabees Family Play Town, World Vision, Action Aid, Life’s Little Treasures, ...

Unorganised Mum

About Unorganised Mum

Unorganised Mum is a Turkish mum of three trying to raise bilingual kids plus juggling life, a large family (we are 7 people), cooking to satisfy all, learning to look after me and work – all in an unorganised ...

Ursula Kolbe

About Ursula Kolbe

Ursula Kolbe is an artist and internationally recognised author of books about early childhood. She lectured in early childhood art at Macquarie University, worked as artist-teacher with young children, and wrote and ...

Wendy Field

About Wendy Field

Wendy is Head of Policy and Programs at The Smith Family. She has more than 20 years’ experience in management, administration and leadership across a range of environments, including the community sector, policy ...

Yvonne Wink

About Yvonne Wink

Yvonne Wink is an occupational therapist (Bachelor of Applied Science in Occupational Therapy) who aims to add another set of skills to the team around a child. This involves working closely with parents and respecting ...

About Zara Lewis

Zara Lewis (Twitter: @ZaraELewis) is a mom, designer and a regular contributor to highstylife.com, devoted to implementing healthy life habits in every aspect of life of her family and friends. She seeks for beauty in ...

Zoe Bingley-Pullin

About Zoe Bingley-Pullin

Zoe Bingley-Pullin is a celebrity nutritionist and chef, who currently appears on Channel 10’s hit TV show Good Chef Bad Chef. Zoe is a keen promoter of healthy living and her Falling in Love with Food course is ...

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