Are you ready for the long school holidays? Have you worked out how you will get things done in the kids summer holidays - or are you planning on just doing your best and keeping your fingers crossed? Whether you work, have time booked off, or are at home - the holidays can be a tough time to … [Read more...] about THE EASIEST WAY TO GET THINGS DONE IN THE KIDS SUMMER HOLIDAYS – WITHOUT LOSING YOUR MIND!
Do you have a bathroom schedule for your family? If you're tired of the stress of rushing around each morning then this is the post for you! Back to school is upon us, and with that can come a rush each morning to use the bathroom, get ready and leave the house in good time. It's the time of … [Read more...] about 6 TIPS TO CREATE THE PERFECT BATHROOM SCHEDULE – SO EVERYONE GETS A TURN!
Some people will disagree with trying to get smaller children to help around the house. This time in their lives is for play, not for working - surely? Whilst I am in full agreement that play and fun should be top of the list - there's no reason why some chores can't be weaved into that fun … [Read more...] about 6 EASY WAYS TO GET SMALL CHILDREN TO HELP AROUND THE HOUSE – & WHY YOU SHOULD!
School started a few weeks ago now, and with that came a variety of changes to all the childrens weekly commitments. Time changes, day changes, new hobbies - lots will have been thrown at you already! We've been caught out once already with these changes - so ingrained is the schedule from … [Read more...] about FREE SIMPLE & EASY KIDS WEEKLY PLANNER PRINTABLE – GET THEM ORGANISED!
I have a thing about Sundays. They can sometimes feel like all you are doing is preparing for the following week - errands and chores galore. And while I think that some amount of preparation on a Sunday is a good thing, it has to be balanced out with a little each day - so that you can have some … [Read more...] about WHY FRIDAY IS THE NEW SUNDAY WHEN IT COMES TO PREPARING FOR SCHOOL!
It's the Easter holidays this month and even with the best of intentions about getting lots done and having some fun with the kids, it can sometimes be difficult to find things to do while they are home for a couple of weeks. As such, I wanted to share a little idea/tip that I am going to try out … [Read more...] about CREATING A “THINGS TO DO” JAR FOR THE FAMILY
Today I wanted to chat about something that I get asked often about, and that's the difficult topic of other peoples clutter. This sort of clutter is the worst type, as you basically have no real control over it - and as such it can feel overpowering in any home and can really start to have a … [Read more...] about 2 simple ideas of how to deal with other peoples clutter and stay calm
This post is one that I really hope helps all of you who are looking after younger kids this summer, with a variety of fun kids activities to keep them occupied. After all, the summer holidays are just around the corner, and with them come a mass of free days waiting to be filled - so rather than … [Read more...] about 23 FUN KIDS ACTIVITIES TO KEEP THEM OCCUPIED THIS SUMMER