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Posts from the category: Organising Kids

Kids & Chores: Printable Setting the Table Placemats

HELPING CHILDREN WITH CHORES-Printable Placemats for Setting the Table

As I shared recently, our intention is to get our two girls involved with a more regular schedule of chores this year as I admit it has been more than a little hit and miss in our house until now. At ages two (nearly three!) and seven one chore that both girls are able to help with is setting the … [Read more...]

5 Organising Tips and Tricks For a Happier Home – and You

5 Organising Tips and Tricks For a Happier Home

Today I welcome Katrina Springer from The Organised Housewife with 5 fabulous suggestions for getting your home (and life!) organised. Having my twins all those years ago I struggled to keep my home clean and organised. Being that I had two little babies to care for there came a point that I … [Read more...]

Six for Sunday: 6 Great Chore Chart Ideas

6 great chore chart ideas for kids

We're working on developing a chore system for our girls so I've been scouring the internet for ideas and have found a heap of ideas for making chore time that little more fun! Here are six of my favourites... 1. This just may be the ultimate way to make a chore chart super fun for kids - … [Read more...]

Creating a School Day Launch Pad

Organising with Kids: Creating a school day launch pad

If you are anything like me, it is often the smallest of jobs that take you the longest time to organise or finish! This small space next to our fridge has been destined as a school launch pad for the past two years but it is only now that I have it working like I always dreamed it would! So let me … [Read more...]

Get Organised! Printable To Do List Planner

Get organized with this printable To Do list. Two handy columns, three colour choices and so many uses. Great for home, school or work.

When I shared the printable 2015 calendar I mentioned that I was really working on being more organised this year with both family life and my work and that I am still very much a pen and paper girl when it comes to being organised. I am also very much a list maker and I think the physical act of … [Read more...]

2015 Blank Calendar Printable

2015 free printable calendar

In 2014 I have felt like a bit like a duck - my top half appears to be gliding across the water while my legs do a mad dash at 100 miles an hour underwater to get where I want to go. It's been more than a little exhausting and in 2015 I really want to focus on getting more organisational systems in … [Read more...]

Best of 2014: Top Ideas for Family Homes

Sharing Our Best Family Home Ideas for 2014

I can hardly believe that it is nearly the end of 2014, the time that I traditionally share lists of the most popular posts on the blog for the year, and today I am starting with our best ideas related to family homes (though somehow a few less literal popular 'home' posts snuck into this … [Read more...]

10 Ways to Store Art Supplies

10 Art and Craft Storage Ideas

How you store your child's art materials will be influenced by many things including the amount of space you have available, whether the space is a dedicated art space where supplies can be left out on display or if they need to be packed away after each use, the quantity and types of art mediums … [Read more...]