Meet the team

Caroline Taylor

Caroline Taylor

Founder / Managing Editor

Caroline has been marketing to mums for over 15 years and founded her second child, Mum's Grapevine in 2008. Single mum to twelve-year-old Willie, Caroline's most proud of the support groups she started for mums all across Australia.

Sammi Hall

Sammi Hall

Account Manager

Sammi has over ten years experience in marketing and advertising. Often found colour coding spreadsheets, Sammi lives for the weekly reports and a fully booked calendar. Always up for a challenge, Sammi is mum to 2-year-old Finn.

Louise Weeks

Louise Weeks

Sub-Editor

Louise has over five years experience researching and writing about the Australian baby kids sector. The Master of imagery, Louise understands what it takes to motivate mums to buy. A recovering cakeoholic, Louise is mum to 2-year-old Flynn.

Anita Butterworth

Anita Butterworth

Senior Writer

Anita has 25 years media experience. For the past 11 years, she's been immersed in the parenting field, researching and writing everything from breaking news to potty training tricks. Anita lives in regional Victoria with her 8 and 10-year-old boys.

Natalie Esler

Natalie Esler

Editorial Team

A newspaper journo and editor in the years BC (Before Children), Nat lives in Melbourne with her husband and two children, Millie and Finn. She loves exploring all her home city has to offer young families - but always grabs a coffee first.

Sarina Singh

Sarina Singh

Editorial Team

Sarina has over ten years experience working across all areas of communications. She’s mum to one active toddler, with another on the way and loves to snap up a bargain.

Brooke Maree

Brooke Maree

Babywearing Expert

Mother of two, Brooke is a Babywearing Educator based in Brisbane. She is passionate about giving parents joy and confidence in wearing a baby carrier or sling. An expert in her field, Brook provides educational blogs, video tutorials, a monthly podcast, private consultations and workshops.

Lynne-McKensey Hall

Lynne-McKensey Hall

Lactation Expert

Lynne-McKensey Hall is an internationally certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) working as Lactation Consultant and Endorsed Midwife in Sydney. She specialises in antenatal breastfeeding and birth classes and ongoing breastfeeding support.

Chloe Lorback

Chloe Lorback

Pregnancy and Post Natal Expert

Chloe Lorback is a mum to three young boys with a passion for women’s health and exercising during pregnancy. She combined this love with her Pilates studies to establish Fit to Deliver in 2003, and is now also the 28 by Sam Wood Pregnancy and Post Natal Expert.

Edwina Sharrock

Edwina Sharrock

Midwifery Expert

Edwina Sharrock a registered midwife and mother of two. She's also the founder of Birth Beat - an online antenatal course that is simple, easy and convenient to watch from the privacy of your home.

Mandy dos Santos

Mandy dos Santos

Nutrition Expert

Mandy is a nutritionist, food scientist, author and Mama to three monkeys. Her kitchen is always messy with mini cooking experiments popping from every crevice. She adores everything about food and is passionate about nurturing the love of food in children and their families.

Stacey Astley-Clark

Stacey Astley-Clark

Hypnobirthing Expert

Stacey Astley-Clark is the founder of Buddha Babies; a social enterprise that helps expectant parents experience beautiful births using the power of Hypnobirthing and prenatal yoga.

Tara Mitchell

Tara Mitchell

Sleep Expert

Tara has over 15 years’ experience working with babies and toddlers. As a Paediatric Nurse, Mother and qualified Infant and Toddler Sleep Consultant, Tara uses her knowledge to bring about healthy sleep habits.