COVID-19 UPDATE

COVID-19 UPDATE

During these uncertain times, your health and safety is our main priority and Aster & Oak will continue to offer a safe shopping experience online.
May 14, 2020 — Melissa Blight
Easter Colouring Competition

Easter Colouring Competition

With Easter coming up, what better time to hold a colouring competition featuring our beautiful hand illustrated bunny designs!! We want to see your little ones works of art!

THE PRIZE: We will be picking 2 winners, each will receive a $50 voucher to spend online at Aster & Oak including FREE Express Shipping!

March 23, 2020 — Melissa Blight
Social Distancing And Coping During The COVID-19 Outbreak

Social Distancing And Coping During The COVID-19 Outbreak

Social Distancing And Coping During The COVID-19 Outbreak - Unless you have been living under a rock (and in that case, well done, you’re probably already an expert at social distancing) then you have probably seen that Corona Virus is big news.
March 18, 2020 — Amber-Lee Price
Looking back on 2019 + End of Season Sale & Fundraising

Looking back on 2019 + End of Season Sale & Fundraising

It’s incredible to see the worldwide support for Australia during this tragedy, so thank you all so much. We have come so far, but the rebuild has a long way to go and we need your help! Please consider assisting, even if its just by sharing this link to others on social media to help build support or by donating direct to the organizations below.
January 10, 2020 — Melissa Blight
Which Fabrics Should You Look for if a Baby Has Sensitive Skin?

Which Fabrics Should You Look for if a Baby Has Sensitive Skin?

Having a baby is easily one of the most profound changing moments of your life — and raising one is probably one of the most stressful. How do you know what foods to choose, what sheets work the best, or which detergent you should be using to wash your little one’s clothes?
March 20, 2019 — Melissa Blight
How To Wash Organic Baby Clothes – Easy Tips For Organic Clothing Care

How To Wash Organic Baby Clothes – Easy Tips For Organic Clothing Care

When washing your organic clothes, the safest, greenest route is always hand-washing clothes in cold water with a gentle detergent. That being said, some of us would much rather have our wisdom teeth pulled than hand-wash multiple loads of laundry. So, if you want to use your washing machine, first check the label, and if machine-washing is an option, just take a few precautions before diving in...
February 07, 2019 — Melissa Blight
Best Spaghetti Bolognese Recipe With Hidden Veggies That Kids Love!

Best Spaghetti Bolognese Recipe With Hidden Veggies That Kids Love!

This recipe is simple, quick and full of flavour and best of all, the kids absolutely LOVE it!! Lets be honest, as mothers we dont have endless hours to prepare and cook a fancy meal and a lot of us have fussy children that look at vegetables like they are poison. Our Best Spaghetti Bolognese Recipe Can be made any day of the week and any leftovers can be frozen.
January 09, 2019 — Melissa Blight
Tags: Food
Magical Newborn Must-Haves & Less Magical Things You Don't Really Need

Magical Newborn Must-Haves & Less Magical Things You Don't Really Need

One of the happiest events in life is getting to meet your newborn child, and if that’s happening for you anytime soon – congratulations! You’re about to embark on an adventure of a lifetime that will at times be crazy, at times stressful, but most of the time filled with love you never knew existed.
December 26, 2018 — Melissa Blight
Tags: Baby
The Dirty Truth Behind Children’s Clothing

The Dirty Truth Behind Children’s Clothing

When you shop for produce, you might be more likely to pick up the bag of organic apples versus the conventionally grown apples. Why is that? Chances are, if you are purchasing organic food, you’ve been asked by family and friends why you bother with the extra expense of buying organic, and chances are, you probably have an answer...
December 18, 2018 — Melissa Blight
Bought vs Homemade Baby Food – Pros and Cons

Bought vs Homemade Baby Food – Pros and Cons

Baby food is almost as varied and flavorful as adult food now — anything that can be pureed can be put in a jar and called baby food. Once our little one has reached the food stage at around six months, it’s time to make a decision. Should you buy your baby food or make it at home?
November 12, 2018 — Melissa Blight
Tags: Food