Welcome to Danielle’s Walkabout; I’m Danielle! As borders closed and the world went into lockdown, the reason for my walkabout changed. With that change, the content of my blog is a little different these days.


Our baby registry

I’ve had so many questions about our baby registry. 70% of the products shown here I have used while nannying, so I can confirm they’re fantastic! Others, I’ve spent hours researching and reading reviews and recommendations.

I have a bump. Get over it.

I’ve learnt a lot of things while being pregnant. The most minor thing will set you off in floods of tears; the middle of the bed is now where your human size pillow resides, and people’s need to comment on the size of your bump.

What NOT to expect when you’re expecting

You’ve all heard of the book ‘What to Expect When You’re Expecting’ right? The book consistently tops The New York Times Best Seller list and has helped tens of millions of expectant parents worldwide. But here’s what that book doesn’t prepare you for – finding out you’re having TWINS!

A pop-art Christmas

For as long as I can remember, I’ve wanted a multi-coloured Christmas tree – and when I say tree, I mean decorations.


“Life itself is a privilege, but to live life to the fullest – well, that is a choice”