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Getting Dinner on the Table Even On Impossible Days!

Tips for Getting Dinner on the Table Even On Impossible Days

With four small people in our house, getting dinner ready can easily become a nightmare. Whether you have one child, or four, or ten, getting dinner on the table can seem like an impossible task some days. I mean, they don't call it witching hour for nothing! Here are some tips and tricks I use to … [Read more...]

7 on Sunday: Great Parenting Reads

7 on Sunday: Great Parenting Reads

How has your week been? It's been a big one here - heading back to school after a nearly two month long Summer break (hello, morning routine!), our littlest munchkin heading off to 4 year old kindergarten (cue mama's heart breaking), my work computer deciding it was time to have a little tantie and … [Read more...]

What Your Child Needs Most When They’re Angry

What your child needs most when they're angry

Her voice is shrill and loud. Her hands clenched. She repeats the words over and over, each time more vehemently. It is not me or my actions that have triggered her anger and frustration but I am the target of the feelings that overwhelm her. I feel my own frustration levels rise as once again I am … [Read more...]

Our Happy Family Project: #1 Traditions & Rituals

Our Happy Family Project: A Year of Happiness - Traditions & Rituals. With free Home Is People quote printable.

2015 threw a lot at us including financial stress, unemployment, health scares and ongoing sleep deprivation. And when I think back on last year I honestly feel kind of sad. Sad for far too many days of fatigue and stress. Sad for too many days of distracted and disconnected. Sad for days of lost … [Read more...]

Create a Family Bucket List ~ Printable

Create a 2016 Family Bucket List with the fun one word prompts on this handy printable

A new year has to mean a new family bucket list! And this year I've given our Family Bucket List printable a makeover, mixing up some of the one word prompts from last year whilst also leaving spaces for you to add items just right for your family. It's great as a guide for making plans for what … [Read more...]

Love Life Printable Calendar Stickers

Love Life Printable Calendar Stickers: Perfect for dressing up your diary or calendar

These colourful stickers are a fun tool for customising your calendar or diary! Created to fit perfectly with our 2016 Printable Calendar pages, there are stickers for your next appointment, to-do, celebration and (most importantly!) holiday. You can use the free printable to print your … [Read more...]

2016 Blank Calendar Printable

2016 free printable calendar

I love that feeling of fresh beginning that each new year offers. And I also love the fresh clean pages of a new calendar and new notebook to help me get my life somewhat more organised...at least in theory! As I shared last year, I prefer a clean, simple calendar and use one copy to plan my work … [Read more...]

9 New Years Eve Party Games for Families

9 New Years Eve Party Games for Families

How will you be celebrating this New Years? Due to the age of our girls ours will feature a 9pm 'midnight'...if they last that long! If you are spending the celebration with family and friends with children, why not check out these nine fun party game ideas that everyone can enjoy together - BIG … [Read more...]