Each year our family loves to celebrate the countdown to Christmas Day with an activity advent calendar. Rather than going for the more traditional chocolate advent calendars we create special memories with daily activities to do as a family. This has become a bit of a tradition in our home and you can check out […]
Before I had children, sleep was never an issue for me. In fact, it’s not something I ever really thought about. Little did I know that nearly seven years down the track, sleep would be something I’d think about (often longingly) ALL. THE. TIME.
I have a child that seemingly never shuts up, so you’d think getting him to discuss what he did at school would be easy right? Wrong! If you’re looking for ways to get your kids to talk about their day, try some of these tips and tricks we are using at our house.
Tomorrow is D Day, the start of a new school year and the beginning of the back to school chaos. Here is my basic daily routine for back to school.
You guys seem to go crazy for Lego posts on here and I can understand why. Lego storage is the bane of my life! With three boys, Lego is EVERYWHERE. I’d love to have a dedicated Lego table with storage but while we still have the train table we really don’t have space. Instead I’ve […]
If Halloween has snuck up on you and you’re searching for easy last minute Halloween Costumes then I’ve got you covered. This list has 35+ last minute Halloween costumes and most of them are homemade or DIY friendly. So let your creativity loose and try some of these simple last minute Halloween costume ideas! Easy […]
Halloween is growing in popularity in Australia and while I was initially a bit sceptical about the holiday, I’ve come to realise my kids are going to jump on board with or without my endorsement. I figure I am best to shape it into something we as a family are happy to engage with rather […]
It seems a lot of people are searching for ways to store and organise Lego! If you’ve been looking for some free printable Lego labels for your Lego storage containers then this post is for you.
Book week is almost here and like most mums, I’ve been scouring Pinterest for easy book week costumes. I’ve already shared some ideas for boys so I’ve added some girly ones here too.
With book week just around the corner you wouldn’t be alone if you’re crazily scouring Pinterest for simple book week costumes that won’t cost you a fortune or require a seamstress to produce. Fear not, I’ve collected some of the best boys book week costumes.
With my third little man well and truly into solids, I’m back in the land of purees and baby led weaning. Third time round things are much more relaxed, plus I’ve learnt a few tricks of the trade along the way.
Stuck in a crunch & sip rut? Trying to entice your toddler or preschooler to try new foods? Get the kids eating more fruit and veggies with these fun and creative crunch & sip ideas the kids will absolutely LOVE!
Confession time… I’m a bit of a pram addict. I have 3 children but have owned 8 prams in their lifetime. Yep, you read that right, EIGHT. So I guess you could say I’m well qualified to review prams, and today I’m doing just that.
Kids are grotty little monkeys (well at least mine are!) so knowing how to clean and disinfect kids toys is kind of an essential parenting requirement in our house. Try these time saving tips to get them clean.
The Government recently announced changes to Centrelink and FTB. Exactly what are the changes and what do they mean for YOUR family?