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#1 yabbadabbadoo

Posted 03 February 2013 - 08:34 AM



I occasionally feel like my kids are a little over indulged.  I've got nothing to worry about it seems.

#2 nezy_ezy

Posted 03 February 2013 - 08:40 AM

i dont know if its spoilt or a marketing tactic - by mentioning all these brands & increasing traffic to her blog, it wont take long before other brands & sites start sponsoring and sending her free clothes & items to mention on her blog .

I think an item or two for a paragraph worth of writing is an excellent way of grabbing freebies & sometimes cash as well.

#3 lafonda

Posted 03 February 2013 - 08:41 AM

I don't see a problem.

#4 sāta kōrsa

Posted 03 February 2013 - 08:42 AM

Gorgeous little girl.  I thought it was cute at first, parents just wanting to show off their baby, but it seems to be a commercial website with all the links to where the little girl gets all her designer clothes and other products.

#5 eachschoolholidays

Posted 03 February 2013 - 08:43 AM

What a strange blog!  Badly written and badly styled. It is just very thinly concealed advertising which didn't even vaguely tempt me.

#6 cinnabubble

Posted 03 February 2013 - 08:45 AM

Her mother's a PR chick. I'm fairly sure she gave birth to a marketing opportunity rather than a baby.

#7 Milly Molly Mandy

Posted 03 February 2013 - 08:49 AM

Think I might start a blog with my son wearing his Best and Less brand gear. Maybe they will send me some freebies.

#8 nezy_ezy

Posted 03 February 2013 - 08:50 AM

QUOTE (Milly Molly Mandy @ 03/02/2013, 09:49 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Think I might start a blog with my son wearing his Best and Less brand gear. Maybe they will send me some freebies.

HAHA or even Salvos or Kmart!

#9 Funwith3

Posted 03 February 2013 - 08:51 AM

Yes I suppose she's spoilt rotten but more than that I just feel so embarrassed. The whole thing is so fake and full of name-dropping. It just makes me cringe!!

That child can not possibly grow up into a lovely teenager or pleasant young woman.

#10 Futureself

Posted 03 February 2013 - 08:52 AM

It's a bit 'suri cruise's burn book' but less amusing.
A bit off-putting actually

#11 Funwith3

Posted 03 February 2013 - 08:53 AM

Double post

Edited by Funwith3, 03 February 2013 - 08:56 AM.

#12 Poss and Soss

Posted 03 February 2013 - 08:54 AM

Oh that's funny! I pity the poor 14 year old who one days finds these pictures of herself accompanied by the poorly written look at moi look at moi text with poor punctuation.

What's sadder is the child is rarely smiling. In pages and pages of pictures and there's only a handful where the child looks happy.

#13 babychacha

Posted 03 February 2013 - 08:57 AM

Badly written for a PR chick. I read an article about them this morning in the SMH....all I really remembered was the private jet to hamilton island and the expensive boat....and the taste in baby clothes to be NMS.

#14 Juju38

Posted 03 February 2013 - 08:58 AM

According to SMH online, Pixie's glam life may not last long with Daddy accused of serious insider trading.

#15 Foogle

Posted 03 February 2013 - 08:58 AM

Cute kid - Pity her Dad's up on insider trading charges.



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Edited by Foogle, 03 February 2013 - 08:59 AM.

#16 Fr0g

Posted 03 February 2013 - 08:59 AM

Is it wrong to admit I liked the look of that pool?

About the baby or the label dropping... meh....

ETA? Insider trading charges?! Lawd, I hope they keep their pool *crosses fingers*

Edited by FrogIsAFrogIsAFrog, 03 February 2013 - 09:00 AM.

#17 Sui-yat

Posted 03 February 2013 - 09:02 AM

Isn't this the little girl whose dad has been charged with insider trading?


ETA: Sorry, I got distracted and was too slow to post!

Edited by Jayne174, 03 February 2013 - 09:08 AM.

#18 ~sydblue~

Posted 03 February 2013 - 09:02 AM

QUOTE (Funwith3 @ 03/02/2013, 09:51 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
That child can not possibly grow up into a lovely teenager or pleasant young woman.

How judgemental and wrong can you get?

Or is it just jealousy.

Of course she can still grow up into a lovely teenager and pleasant young woman.  glare.gif

#19 VeritasVinum

Posted 03 February 2013 - 09:06 AM

In the hot seat this week is public relations executive, socialite, enthusiastic self-promoter, publicity magnet, reality-television aspirant and new mum Roxy Jacenko

Read more: http://www.smh.com.au/lifestyle/private-sy...l#ixzz2JmmgD7N5

I think it is more about advertising for Mum then anything else.

Pity the child.

To me "reality TV aspirant" says it all.

Edited by lsolaBella, 03 February 2013 - 09:07 AM.

#20 Kay1

Posted 03 February 2013 - 09:10 AM

I don't think the child is spoiled, she's just a little baby.

The blog is weird and creepy and embarrassing though. Mum needs to get a life I think. Its all name and brand dropping with the child as an excuse.

#21 BadCat

Posted 03 February 2013 - 09:11 AM

Naff blog about a label lifestyle.  I couldn't bear to live like that but you know, whatever floats their boat.

#22 Lagom

Posted 03 February 2013 - 09:15 AM


Pretty boring.

#23 Bam1

Posted 03 February 2013 - 09:19 AM

QUOTE (futureself @ 03/02/2013, 09:52 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
It's a bit 'suri cruise's burn book' but less amusing.
A bit off-putting actually

I thought the same thing, I love Suri's burn book which is very well written and witty but this badly written with more pomposity than wit.

#24 Mianta

Posted 03 February 2013 - 09:32 AM


Smacks of Bondi w*n*er-ism.

#25 dae-gu

Posted 03 February 2013 - 09:34 AM

Did you see the Ferrari in the garage (while Pixie has her pink plastic car).

I was saddened to see the child turned forward facing in her car seat well before she had to be sad.gif

Agree, they have a very nice pool!

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